Lithograph of 2 men in a field overlooking a valley of vapors
Lithograph of Hot Springs from the 1830's

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Hot Springs National Park has been making news since William Dunbar and Dr. George Hunter brought the first scientific information on these thermal springs to President Jefferson in 1805. The Park provides a number of different ways for you to stay connected and informed about news, special events, and projects.


News Releases

The Park provides press releases to local newspapers and publishes current and past news releases on the park website.

Social Media

Follow the Park on Facebook and Instagram to learn and see more about the Park, while also staying up-to-date with the latest news.
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Current Conditions

Learn about any park closures, alerts, or safety measures in place.

Visitors receive information from a park ranger at the visitor center front desk
Basic Information

Learn the basics before you visit!

Water vapor rises from a hot spring

Prepare for a safe visit to the park.

Visitors enjoy standing and sitting near the Hot Water Cascade

Find information on accessibility in the park.

A park ranger speaks to a group of visitors on a tour of the Fordyce Bathhouse

Check out our calendar of events!

Last updated: August 25, 2023

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Contact Info

Mailing Address:

101 Reserve Street
Hot Springs, AR 71901


501 620-6715

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