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  • Bauxite Museum and Teeth

    Bauxite Museum and Teeth

    Bauxite, Arkansas

    Showcases stained yet healthy Bauxite Teeth, an unexpected dental consequence of the local bauxite mines that provided the aluminum for American World War II planes.

  • Gallows of Hanging Judge Parker

    Gallows of Hanging Judge Parker

    Fort Smith, Arkansas

    Hanging Judge Parker deserved his reputation (and he had an executioner sidekick). The gallows stand, ready to dispense justice, at the Fort Smith National Historic Site.

  • Clinton Wedding House

    Clinton Wedding House

    Fayetteville, Arkansas

    Power couple Bill and Hillary were married in the living room of their modest first home in 1975.

  • Tiny Town

    Tiny Town

    Hot Springs, Arkansas

    The late Frank Monshinskie's vision of a spit-and-baling wire miniature America inhabited by your favorite 1970s TV celebrities.

  • Big Tesla Coil: Mid-America Science Museum

    Big Tesla Coil: Mid-America Science Museum

    Hot Springs, Arkansas

    Features "Caged Lightning" the world's most powerful conical Tesla Coil, throwing lightning bolts and scaring occasional children.

  • Arkansas Alligator Farm, Home of the Merman

    Arkansas Alligator Farm, Home of the Merman

    Hot Springs, Arkansas

    Half-man, half-fish has ruled from his humid perch in an outbuilding since the Alligator Farm first opened.

  • Josephine Tussaud Wax Museum

    Josephine Tussaud Wax Museum

    Hot Springs, Arkansas

    Well-preserved time capsule of great old wax figures you can't see anywhere else.

  • Boggy Creek Monster

    Boggy Creek Monster

    Fouke, Arkansas

    The legend of the creature, bird crap beard and all, lives on at the Monster Mart.

  • Snake World

    Snake World

    Berryville, Arkansas

    A snake-lovin' guy with a reptile ranch in his yard.

  • Raven statue, Ravenden

    Raven Statue

    Ravenden, Arkansas

    Burned down twice by vandals, the latest incarnation of the 12-ft. tall black raven statue sez "Nevermore!"

  • Birthplace of Wal-Mart

    Birthplace of Wal-Mart

    Bentonville, Arkansas

    A corporate museum at the place where Sam Walton's Wal-Mart began.

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