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Rogers Historical Museum

322 S 2nd St, Rogers, AR 72756-4546
+1 479-621-1154
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Worth the stop

This museum was smaller than anticipated, but packed with (very localized) information. Small... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2017
JamaisVu
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Colorado
Loved the Christmas Tree display!

They had a special tour called "O Christmas Tree" in their Hawkins House. We learned about... read more

Reviewed 30 December 2016
nowincolorado
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Colorado Springs, CO
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The Rogers Historical Museum serves not only Rogers and Bentonville but all of Northwest Arkansas, a rapidly growing region with a rich heritage and a vibrant entrepreneurial spirit.  The RHM preserves that heritage and shares that spirit.  The recipient of many state and national awards, the Rogers Historical Museum is among the fewer than five percent of approximately 17,500 museums in the nation accredited by the American Association of Museums.
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  • Average9%
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“hawkins house” (5 reviews)
“monte ne” (3 reviews)
“store front” (2 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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322 S 2nd St, Rogers, AR 72756-4546
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+1 479-621-1154
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Reviewed 12 October 2017

This museum was smaller than anticipated, but packed with (very localized) information. Small exhibits about local police history, a recreation of 3 downtown business back in "the day," news of locals' world war experiences, lots of photos & artifacts, & an old tourism film about...More

Thank JamaisVu
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Reviewed 30 December 2016

They had a special tour called "O Christmas Tree" in their Hawkins House. We learned about Christmas tree types, styles, and decorations from the 1860's to the modern 1900's. It was informative and fun! Loved it! The rest of the museum was very, very small...More

Thank nowincolorado
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Reviewed 31 October 2016

The Rogers Historical Museum is three blocks or so down from the Daisy Airgun Museum on the same side (the west side) of the street. There are many neat exhibits. My two favorites are: (a) the old newspaper stories which have been reproduced on audio...More

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Reviewed 21 September 2016

The place is great, small but informative. You start with police history, original jail, pictures and more. Then more information on the towns streets with store front and pictures. you can the take a tour of an old house that was one of the first.

Thank Jim A
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Reviewed 12 September 2016

Rogers Arkansas have a lot History & Rogers Historical Museum will tell you about it, from the old store in Downtown Rogers from Coin Harvey Monte Ne Hotel build 1901 & flow by Beaver lake dam. yes there it's a lot of history in this...More

Thank Jaime P
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Reviewed 5 September 2016

If you like history this is a good place to go! Lot's of interesting old things! That if is you like looking at old things!

Thank Sherry W
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Reviewed 15 August 2016

Local history is always a pleasure to view, especially with Will Rogers included. Rogers is a wonderful place to visit

Thank Patricia M
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Reviewed 28 July 2016

Rogers Historical Museum (RHM) is a great place to stop in Rogers. I enjoyed touring the Hawkins House and learning about the history of how people in Rogers lived back then. The museum has a great exhibit of First Street, Benton County crime stories, and...More

Thank kellypP9288WQ
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Reviewed 25 May 2016 via mobile

They always have interesting themed displays. Very cool place to go thru and visit. Free admission. The Monte Ne exhibit was very cool.

Thank Barb B
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Reviewed 12 May 2016

The museum had several exhibits about history, including some especially for kids. I thought the most impressive thing about the museum, by far, was the restored house that you can walk through, with many of the items that the family would have used. If you...More

Thank Liam A
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Dee C
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Response from Terrilyn W | Property representative |
Yes the museum is completely wheelchair accessible. This includes our historic house. Thank you for your question.
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