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Event: History Lessons for Children

Saturday, November 16, 2013
River Valley Region
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City:
Fort Smith
Region:
River Valley
Building / Point of Interest:
Fort Smith Museum of History
Address:
320 Rogers Avenue
Fort Smith, AR 72901
Contact:
Fort Smith Museum of History
Phone:
479-783-7841
Email:
info@fortsmithmuseum.com
Website:
www.fortsmithmuseum.com

Event Details:

Children learn about the founding and growth of the city that grew up around the military fort. Lessons include founding father John Rogers, famous soldier and explorer General Benjamin Bonneville, early settlers and those who built businesses and made history in the city of Fort Smith. Activities accompany the lessons. Children create a mock exhibit based on the day’s lesson. Recommended for children twelve and younger accompanied by an adult.
Admission:
Free, donations appreciated.