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Plein Air Exhibit and Reception Scheduled 

Reception on Thursday, May 12th from 1:00pm-3:00pm

Plein Air Exhibit Eureka Springs Arkansas

Join us at the Eureka Springs Historical Museum on Thursday, May 12th from 1:00pm-3:00pm for a reception for a Plein Air special exhibit of paintings by early Eureka Springs artists. Many paintings and information on display in regards to past Plein Air artists, and their works of art.

This exhibit is in conjunction with the May Festival of Fine Arts during the entire month of May, and the 1st Inaugural Eureka Springs Plein Air Festival to be held May 22-26, 2016 hosted by the Eureka Springs School of the Arts and Plein Air Painters of Eureka Springs. The festival will host various paint-outs in scenic locations around Eureka Springs and surrounding areas.

Come and talk to Missouri C. Waldrup portrayed by Christie Braswell. Was Missouri the first Plein Air artist in Eureka Springs in 1880? Come and check it out!

Special Event! Happy Birthday Stroll with Lunch - $25.00

Save the Date for a Happy Birthday Eureka Springs Stroll

and 4th of July Celebration! Sunday, July 3, 2016

2016 History Walk Event

The Eureka Springs Historical Museum announces the date for the 1st Annual “Eureka Springs Happy Birthday Stroll” history walk, starting at the Eureka Springs Carnegie Library, and ending at the Fuller House on Spring Street. This fun-filled, historical event will take place on Sunday, July 3rd, 2016, from 10:00am-1:30pm. (Rain date on Monday, July 4th).

This event will focus on Spring Street, otherwise known as “The Boulevard.” A historical character will be featured outside each home, giving a brief summary of the significance of the home pertaining to the history of Eureka Springs, and the people who resided there. Further information about homes on the historical stroll down the boulevard will be forthcoming. The Eureka Springs Historical Museum currently has artifacts and information on many of the homes that will be presented on the stroll.

Tickets are $25, and include a history stroll ticket, and a boxed chicken dinner at the end of the tour. Tickets are now available to be purchased on-line [see below]. Or you can purchase your tickets at 95 S. Main Street in Eureka Springs, as the event draws closer. Call 479-253-9417 for more details.

Focal Points

  • Exhibits

    Eureka Springs Historical Museum showcases the history of Eureka Springs on the first floor...

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  • Art Gallery

    The Museum boasts a large collection that capture the history of the city and area...

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  • Gift Shop

    Eureka Springs Historical Museum´s Gift Shop features books that focus on the history...

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  • Heritage Garden

    The Heritage Garden was established in late 1990s and early 2000s. The Eureka Springs Garden Club...

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  • Voices

    The 2013 production of "Voices from Eureka's Silent City" living history tours will be Friday and Saturday evenings...

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Eureka Springs Historical Museum is a 501(c)3 exempt organization. This means that donations to ESHM are tax-deductible.

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