Hours and Location / Tours

Hours and Location / Tours

Museum Hours:

12:00 to 4:00 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday  

1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Sun

Closed Mondays

Other hours by appointment

Guided tours start at the top of the hour and last approximately 50 minutes.

Please check our Facebook Page for any temporary changes to our hours.


Phone: 479-783-3000
Email: [email protected]
Address: 514 North 6th Street, Fort Smith, AR 72901

Suggested donation for tours:

$6 for adults, $5 for seniors 65 and above; $3 for ages 6-17, and free for children under 6.

Through this tour of the grand Victorian home and grounds, you’ll learn the story of the true-grit effort to bring peace and justice to Indian Territory, see a full collection of 19th century furnishings, and get a feel for the grace of Victorian life in Fort Smith.


Private rentals, photography sessions and group tea-and-tours are available throughout the week by special appointment. Please call or email for more information.

We await your vPennsylvania-and-Wisconsin-1024x768isit to the Clayton House, one of Fort Smith’s preserved relics with a rich guided tour that has helped make this city the “Number One True Western Town.” Fort Smith made the list by True West Magazine for both 2013 and 2014.

Directions: From Garrison Avenue in downtown Fort Smith, go north on 6th Street five blocks. The Clayton House stands at the southeast corner of 6th and “F”. Parking along 6th Street is perfectly acceptable; limited and handicap parking can be found in the back of the museum.