World’s Largest Bowie Knife Exhibit at the Historic Arkansas Museum

One of Arkansas’s proudest pieces of history is that it is believed to be where Jim Bowie’s original knife was made in December 1830.  Bowie designed the knife which was then crafted by blacksmith James Black at Washington, Arkansas, now

Music in the Park Series at Historic Washington Celebrates Celtic Roots

Often the term Celtic music is applied to the music of Ireland and Scotland because both lands have produced well-known distinctive styles that have clear mutual influences. These styles are known because of the importance of Irish and Scottish people

Christmas and Candlelight at Historic Washington State Park

A chance to enjoy the start of the Christmas season in a historic setting is upon us. The 26th annual Christmas and Candlelight is set for December 1 and 8 at Historic Washington State Park in Washington, Arkansas. The park

Scenes from 2012 Civil War Weekend at Historic Washington State Park

Here are some photos from Civil War Weekend which took place this weekend at Historic Washington State Park. Enjoy! [nggallery id=7]