Hwy 61, Wilson Arkansas
Hampson Museum State Park houses and exhibits the archeological collections from the Nodena Site located in Mississippi County, Arkansas. American Indian artifacts unearthed from a nearby archaeological site on the Mississippi River are on display at the museum. The archeological materials are accompanied by graphics and written materials which explore the lifestyles of a farming-based civilization that inhabited this area from 1400 to 1650 AD.
Other History nearby:
(Henning) Alex Haley State Historic Site & Museum
(Memphis) Center for Southern Folklore
(Philadelphia) City Hall - Philadelphia
(Wilson) Hampson State Museum
(Memphis) Hunt-Phelan Home
(Memphis) Magevney House
08/14 Coming to The Wilson 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.
Memphis Italian Festival Memphis TN May30-June1 A little taste of Italy, right here in Memphis.
Hot August Blues Festival Hardin KY August23-24 Like we always say, if you've never been you don't know what you're missing. It's not about the music; it's not about the lake...it's all about having a good time!! Everything else is just a bonus! Bring your coolers (no glass bottles please), lawn chairs, sunscreen and ponchos, cause the festival is held rain or shine!
Arkansas Rice Festival Weiner AR October11-12 Observing the rich heritage of rice farming in Arkansas and celebrating harvest. See and old time rice threshing demonstration and the youth duck calling contest.