Fort Smith National Historic Site

Size: 37 Acres

Overview: Established on December 25, 1817, Fort Smith National Historic Site preserves almost a century of turbulent history. The heart-wrenching stories of the Trail of Tears will illuminate an important part of American History. You’ll be on the edge of your seat hearing about the life of dangerous outlaws that traveled through these lands, and the brave lawmen who pursued them. Explore the site using easy, paved walking trails, and be exposed to a panorama of life and history in the 1800s. 

Fees, permits, and reservations may apply.

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