Indoor Activities

Visit the park Visitor Center and Museum inside the Fordyce Bathhouse, located at the midpoint of Bathhouse Row on Central Avenue. See exhibits, watch park movies, and take a tour of the elegant Edwardian Era bathhouse. Also visit the Bathhouse Row Emporium--the park store--inside the Lamar Bathhouse toward the southern end of Bathhouse Row near the intersection of Central Avenue and Reserve Street. Shop for souvenirs and taste the hot spring water.

Smiling woman in ceramic tub with water; woman is draped with a white towel
Enjoy a relaxing bath the same way visitors to Hot Springs did 50 years ago.

Courtesy of Buckstaff Baths

Take a traditional bath at the Buckstaff Bathhouse, a park concessioner since 1912. This experience with individual tubs was patterned after European spas in the early 1900s. Children eleven years old and up may have a traditional bath here.

Interior shot of long narrow pool from one end, with terra cotta colored floor tile on left and stained and clear glass skylight above on right.
Quapaw Baths and Spa offers pools with water from the hot springs.

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Soak in pools with the hot spring water or have a modern day spa experience at the Quapaw Baths and Spa. Children 14 and older may use the spa pools. Read more about it.

Last updated: April 20, 2020

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Hot Springs , AR 71901


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