The Carroll County Heritage Center is housed in historical Berryville Square at the original three-story brick courthouse. Artifacts from all of Carroll County are shown on three floors. These include a moonshine still, a one room schoolhouse, a civil war room, a country store, artifacts from the historical Mountain Meadows Massacre and a number of other interesting and educational exhibits. Tours are welcomed. Call for hours as they may change with the weather.
Other History nearby:
(Eureka Springs) Abundant Memories Heritage Museum
(Branson) Bonniebrook Park
(Harrison) Boone County Historical Museum
(Berryville) Carroll County Heritage Center Museum
(Rogers) Daisy Museum
(Eureka Springs) Elna M Smith Foundation Site
05/30 Coming to The Berryville area
Arkansas Scottish Festival Batesville AR April13-14 Located on the campus of Bates College, the festival kicks off with a celtic concert on Friday night and include bagpipe contests and highland dancing competitions.
National Poultry Festival Rogers AR June14-15 In addition to a music concert, the weekend events includes a golf tournament, fishing tournament, skeet shoot, horseshoe tournament, ladies luncheon, motorcycle rally, kids’ activities, ice cream socials, a barbecue cooking contest, and a barbecue fair where delicious food can be sampled.
Johnson County Peach Festival Clarksville AR July25-28 Johnson County Peach Festival is the oldest festival in the State. Concessionaires bring their wares from good ol' home cookin' to handmade arts and crafts. Enjoy live entertainment and don't miss the Peach Cobbler Bake-Off and Jam/Jelly Contest.
National Championship Chuckwagon Races Clinton AR August31-September2 Chuckwagon Races, Snowy River Race, bronc fanning, music, concerts, camping, trail riding, western trade show, horse and mule clinics, seminars, and barn dances.
Arkansas Apple Festival Lincoln AR October4-6 The centerpiece of the festival is the unequalled variety of arts and crafts, featuring works of some of the most talented artisans in the Ozarks. One of the highlights of the Arkansas Apple Festival is the Apple Core Throwing Contest, a test of strength, accuracy, aerodynamics, and just plain luck.