Plantation Agriculture Museum


Plantation Agriculture Museum
Junction of US 165 & Arkansas 161
Scott, AR 72142
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Museum exhibits and interpretive programs interpret the history of cotton agriculture in Arkansas from statehood in 1836 through World War II when agricultural practices quickly became mechanized. Visit the Dortch Gin Exhibit Building and learn how cotton was grown and ginned. Tour the museum that interprets rural life back during the Plantation Era. Hours and closures: Sun.: 1 p.m. – 5 p.m.; Tues. – Sat.: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Closed: Mondays (except Monday holidays), New Year’s Day, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Eve through Christmas Day.