Arts & Cultures

Fort Smith's vibrant downtown arts and culture district features the work of more than twenty world-renowned urban contemporary artists and innumerable historic sites, heritage museums, art galleries and more.


64/6 Downtown is a non-profit organization committed to the revitalization of downtown Fort Smith, Arkansas by creating vibrant spaces and events for the community.
Standing regally in the Belle Grove Historic District, the Clayton House serves as a living history book of Fort Smith’s elegant Victorian period during the city’s frontier beginnings on the border of Indian Territory. The Italianate-style mansion...
The ClueMasters escape rooms are interactive, live games. When you visit, your group will work together to discover clues, solve puzzles, and crack codes to beat the game.
The mission of the Fort Smith Museum of History is to collect, preserve and share the history and culture of Fort Smith and the surrounding region.
Make Miss Laura's your first stop tour the Victorian mansion that has become a prominent symbol of this once boisterous border town's very colorful past!
The United States Marshals Museum will be a 50,000 square foot world-class facility on the banks of the Arkansas River in Fort Smith, AR. Opening September 24, 2019, the Museum will be iconic in design and transformative in experience.

Our Mission:

Fort Smith Downtown Business Association mission is to develop and promote the downtown area as a culmination of services, shopping, entertainment, dining, history, and values of tradition within our community.


The Fort Smith Downtown Business Association (FSDBA) meets every second Wednesday every other month at 6 PM. The location varies so please check our calendar of events for location information.
Visitors welcome!