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DAH Announces 2018 Arkansas Food Hall of Fame Finalists

Department of Arkansas Heritage - Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Finalists have been announced for the 2018 class of the Arkansas Food Hall of Fame. The Department of Arkansas Heritage launched the Arkansas Food Hall of Fame in 2016 to recognize Arkansas’s legendary restaurants, proprietors and food-themed events across the state. Nominations were accepted... Read More

Explore #AuthenticArkansas Art

Department of Arkansas Heritage - Tuesday, January 23, 2018

January 31 is National Inspire Your Heart With Art Day! Arkansas is full of artists. At the Department of Arkansas Heritage, we are inspired every day by different art forms, whether it's a painting, a needlepoint piece, a hand-carved instrument, a poem, a song, a quilt, dance, a p... Read More

Sponsors approved for 7 WWI memorial trees

Department of Arkansas Heritage - Friday, January 12, 2018

The Arkansas World War I Centennial Commemoration Committee and the Arkansas Forestry Commission have approved seven applications to sponsor World War I Memorial Trees. Successful applicants and proposed locations were: Stone County Honor Guard, Mountain View City Park South Arkans... Read More

A Portrait is Worth a Thousand Words

Department of Arkansas Heritage - Tuesday, January 02, 2018

Historians have always used drawings and paintings to give us insight into life in times past. Pictures are worth a thousand words, and portraits are no exception. Check out some of our favorite portraits held in Department of Arkansas Heritage collections: George Weigart, by unkno... Read More