Hot Springs in Garland County, Arkansas — The American South (West South Central)
Hot Springs National Park
The present mix of Spanish mission and neoclassical architecture dates from 1911 to 1939, the Golden Age of Bathing. The Buckstaff remains open for traditional bathing, while the National Park Service preserves Bathhouse Row as a significant national cultural landmark.
Hale Bathhouse on Hot Springs Creek, 1867.
Assembly room in Fordyce Bathhouse. In the middle of Bathhouse Row, at the Fordyce Bathhouse Visitor Center, you can explore restored interiors furnished with tubs, steam cabinets, and hydrotherapy equipment from 1915-1920.
Location. 34° 30.708′ N, 93° 3.234′ W. Marker is in Hot Springs, Arkansas, in Garland County. Marker is on Reserve Street near Central Avenue. Click for map. The marker is located on the grounds of the Hot Springs National Park Headquarters. Marker is in this post office area: Hot Springs National Park AR 71901, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 7 other markers are An American Spa (within shouting distance of this marker); Buckstaff Bathhouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Lamar Bathhouse (within shouting distance of this marker); Ozark Bathhouse (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Quapaw Bathhouse (about 500 feet away); Fordyce Bathhouse (about 700 feet away); Hollywood Cemetery (approx. 1.9 miles away).
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