A Downtown Stroll and Scavenger HuntJune 3, 2017
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
On Saturday, June 3, join Judge and Mrs. Isaac Parker and a variety of re-enactors for a "Downtown Stroll" at 11:00 am and a "Scavenger Hunt" for children at 12:00 noon. Meet historical Fort Smith characters Captain Springer, E. B. Bright, William H. H. Clayton, John Childers (first man hanged on the gallows), Major Duran (killed in a Garrison Avenue gunfight), Belle Starr and Bass Reeves. Beginning at the Fort Smith Museum of History, the 11:00 am "Downtown Stroll" guides visitors on a short walk of the area discussing historic buildings and meeting interesting historical figures. The 12:00 noon "Scavenger Hunt" will provide a fun history lesson for children with prizes awarded. Judge and Mrs. Parker are portrayed by Floyd and Sue Robison. Fort Smith history comes to life! The "Downtown Stroll" and "Scavenger Hunt" are offered free with museum admission: $7 adults; $5 veterans and military; $2 children; under age 6 are free.
Admission: Included with museum admission: $7 adults, $5 veteran and military, $2 children, under age 6 free.
Event Location and Contact Information:
Fort Smith Museum of History
320 Rogers Avenue
Fort Smith, Arkansas