Hot Springs, Arkansas
This historic city features amazing thermal water, rich history, beautiful
architecture and an abundance of recreational activities in addition to the
Swalls wedding. In the center of it all is
Hot Springs National
Park, the oldest federally protected land in the National Park
Below are a sampling of some of the exciting events in and around Hot Springs.
For more information about the city and the many things to do there, visit
509 Central Ave.
Located On Historic Bath House Row in beautiful downtown Hot Springs,
Arkansas, the Buckstaff is the only remaining operational bath house within
the boundaries of the Hot Springs National Park and has been in continuous
service since 1912. The Buckstaff offers traditional thermal mineral baths
and Swedish-style massages.
Hot Springs Mountain Tower
401 Hot Springs Mountain Dr
Elevate yourself 1,256 feet above sea level, overlooking 140 miles of
beautiful Arkansas countryside, including Hot Springs National Park and the
Ouachita Mountains. Located atop Hot Springs Mountain.
Magic Springs Theme
1701 Highway 70 E.
Magic Springs, the only theme park located in a national park, is the
best entertainment value in the region. Located in the scenic foothills of
the Ouachita Mountains, a day at Magic Springs is sure to be a hit with the
entire family. The 2006 Spring weekend-only season is expected to begin in
Mid-America Science Museum
500 Mid-America Blvd.
Enter the worlds of energy, life, matter and perception at Mid-America
Science Museum. See-Touch-Do! Exciting exhibits like Caged Lightning-Tesla
Coil (1.5 Million Volts), Van de Graaff Generator, Night Crawler, &
Underground Arkansas. The "Caged Lightning-Tesla Coil" is the largest conical
Tesla Coil on Earth! This permanent exhibit is an icon of an exhibit for
MASM, & has generated considerable interest nationwide.
209 Central Avenue
Arkansas' largest fish and reptiles exhibit. See how the other two-thirds
of the world lives. All Arkansas fish, plus many saltwater species, displayed
in their natural habitats. Also, many reptiles and a 90 lb. snapping turtle.
Unique gift shop on premises. The most talked about exhibit in Hot
2705 Central Avenue
The Thoroughbreds of Oaklawn Park offer some of the most heart-stopping
excitement you'll find in The Natural State. From February into mid-April,
see the nation's top names battle it out at one of the nation's finest tracks.
And it's all located in the middle of historic and beautiful Hot Springs
National Park. We also offer a complete simulcast season of coast-to-coast
tracks, so you'll find plenty to do no matter what time of year you're