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Popular and fun museums and attractions in Hot Springs.

Soar 1,200 feet above the city at Hot Springs Mountain Tower overlooking 140 miles of Ouachita Mountain scenery.

Experience excitement at every twist and turn at Magic Springs Water and Theme Park, featuring roller coasters, water slides and family rides.

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For heart-pounding action, Oaklawn Racing and Gaming hosts live thoroughbred racing from January through April, as well as year-round entertainment in the gaming room with Instant Racing, simulcasting and electronic games of skill, such as blackjack, craps and poker.

Bring the whole gang to the National Park Aquarium, which houses the state’s largest fish and reptile exhibit. Or, get up close and personal with reptiles and animals at the Arkansas Alligator Farm & Petting Zoo, or spend the day at Mid-America Science Museum.

The beauty of nature is on display at Garvan Woodland Gardens, located on a 210-acre peninsula on Lake Hamilton.

At The Gangster Museum of America, learn about the nation’s most notorious mobsters who liked to hang out (and hide out) in Hot Springs.

National Park Duck Tours, Josephine Tussaud Wax Museum, Bathhouse Row and the Belle of Hot Springs riverboat round out some of the must-see attractions. Or, treat the family to go-carting, miniature golf, and live entertainment including magic and music shows. You’ll find adventure high and low on your Hot Springs, Arkansas, vacation.


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Arlington Resort Hotel Spa


239 Central AvenueHot Springs, AR 71901

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Boondocks Pool Hall


1331 Airport RoadHot Springs, AR 71913

Open since 2010...
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Degray Lake Resort State Park


2027 State Park Entrance RoadBismarck, AR 71929

Perfect location for family vacations, getaways, reunions, weddings, business meetings and retreats....
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Practical Holistic Living


620 Central Avenue Suite 2 A-3Hot Springs, AR 71901

Take responsibility for your own state of wellness with help from an experienced practitioner!...
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A Narrow Escape


801 Central Avenue Suite 35Hot Springs, AR 71901

Hand-crafted puzzles with original themes in downtown Hot Springs! We have live adventures for puzzle-lovers of all ages. Will YOU make a narrow escape?...
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Hammer & Stain


Hot Springs, AR 71913

Hammer & Stain is a DIY workshop studio with unlimited ways to explore your creative side. Plan time with us whether it is a girls' night out, a family outing or a corporate event. We love teaming up with our friends in the community for fundraisers, so let us know when you have an upcoming eve...
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