3 days in Arkansas Itinerary

3 days in Arkansas Itinerary

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3 days in Arkansas Itinerary

Start: Memphis
Drive:  2​h 15​min
1
Little Rock
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 45​min
2
Bentonville
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  5​h
End: Memphis

1
night
Little Rock

Little Rock ©
Once inhabited by Native American tribes, today Little Rock bustles with nearly 800,000 people.
On the 25th (Sat), examine the collection at Esse Purse Museum, then take an in-depth tour of Museum Of Discovery, and then immerse yourself in nature at Pinnacle Mountain State Park. Here are some ideas for day two: get a sense of history and politics at Arkansas State Capitol, admire the masterpieces at Arkansas Arts Center, then learn about all things military at Arkansas Inland Maritime Museum, and finally ponder the world of politics at Old State House Museum.

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Memphis to Little Rock is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 79°F, and evening lows to 60°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Bentonville.

Things to do in Little Rock

Museums Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Arkansas Inland Maritime Museum
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Museum Of Discovery ©
Museum Of Discovery
Pinnacle Mountain State Park ©
Pinnacle Mountain State Park
Old State House Museum ©
Old State House Museum

1
night
Bentonville

Bentonville ©
Primarily known as the home of Walmart’s corporate headquarters, Bentonville embodies small-town America.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Mildred B. Cooper Memorial Chapel, witness the site of a historic battle at Pea Ridge National Military Park, then get curious at Scott Family Amazeum, and finally admire the masterpieces at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art.

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Traveling by car from Little Rock to Bentonville takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and taxi; or do a combination of bus and car. In May, plan for daily highs up to 75°F, and evening lows to 56°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bentonville

Museums Historic Sites Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Pea Ridge National Military Park, Mildred B. Cooper Memorial Chapel
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Mildred B. Cooper Memorial Chapel ©
Mildred B. Cooper Memorial Chapel
Pea Ridge National Military Park ©
Pea Ridge National Military Park
Scott Family Amazeum ©
Scott Family Amazeum

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