1300 US Highway 412 West
Siloam Springs, AR 72761
Phone: (479) 524-8080
Fax: (479) 524-8081
An educational institute that has been providing Siloam Springs, and environs, with an excellent opportunity for a comprehensive learning experience since 1919, John Brown University is a premier university in the region. Founded in Christian principles, and striving to also stay up-to-date with the modern world, this university offers an extensive academic syllabus as well as an excellent student life. See the website to know more.
The Ozark–St. Francis National Forest is a mighty green cover encompassing a mind boggling area of 1,159,801 acres (4,693,54.81 hectares). These two forests offer some of the best adventure and outdoor activities in the state. One can expect to do every possible activity here. This beautiful forest offers recreational options like hiking, camping, horseback riding, kayaking, boating, swimming, fishing, mountain biking, picnicking and hunting. With so many recreation options at your disposal, you are spoiled for choice. The picturesque scenery of the forest and amazing wildlife are something worth experiencing.
Located just adjacent to the Prairie Grove is the Prairie Grove Battlefield State Park. It is an Arkansas State Park and occupies immense monumental value. Its relevance traces from the fact that it commemorates the Battle of Prairie Groves that took place in the American Civil War. It is an enormous site that is established on a total land area of 707.8 acres (286.4 hectares). The site dates back to the year 1862. It has been listed on the National Register of Historic Places since 1970.
Beaver Lake has a 500-mile shoreline that winds through more than 70 miles of scenic Northwest Arkansas. Visitors can enjoy fishing, hunting and hiking.
This large, beautiful campus is the flagship campus of the University of Arkansas system. The university is particularly well known for its athletics, the Razorbacks, who are NCAA Division One teams and part of the SEC. Academically, the school features the state-of-the-art Walton School of Business, made possible by donations from Sam Walton of Wal-Mart. Visitors to the campus should take a stroll down the Senior Walk, where the names of every graduate since 1876's names are engraved into the ground.
The Chi Omega Greek Theatre was built on the University of Arkansas as a replica of the Theatre of Dionysus in Greece. Gifted to the university by Chi Omega, the open air structure was built in Greek style architecture in 1930. It features fourteen pillars, symbolic for the number of original members and five aisles, in honor of the five founders of Chi Omega. The site was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1992 and is used for concerts, plays, ceremonies and other university events.
This premier indoor multi sports facility is 130,000 square feet with basketball courts, indoor soccer fields, an arcade, dance studio and retail center. This is the home of Blue Bombers Basketball and the Ozark Volleyball Club.
Replacing the former library, the Vol Walker Hall is a part of the University of Arkansas. This new facility can accommodate additional students and also has a separate spaces for research work.
Popularly known as one of the largest historic cemeteries of this area, the Evergreen Cemetery is a beautiful piece of land that is filled with the freshness of plants. As it's name suggests the cemetery is evergreen with beautiful grass beds and trees around making it a great place to visit and mourn over lost loved ones or also an evening walk.
Library features include a spacious children's area, which includes space for programs, crafts, computer activities, and filtered Internet access.
Just a few blocks from the University of Arkansas campus, Dickson Street is a must-see when you visit the small town of Fayetteville, Arkansas. Take a stroll and discover the unique shops, bars and restaurants that make this historic street one of the two most popular entertainment districts in the state of Arkansas. Dickson Street is also home to the annual Bikes, Blues and BBQ festival.
Located two blocks west of the Square, the Fayetteville Public Library is open Monday through Thursday 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m., Fridays and Saturdays until 5:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Sundays.