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Best things to do in Hot Springs Township

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

“Tulips in the spring should not be missed! Nice walking trails and lunch at the Chipmunk Cafe! Many choose to get married at Anthony's Chapel.”
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Theme Park
“Want to cool down at a family friendly waterpark...or want to go enjoy some roller coasters?!?! Click here for more information ”
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“The number one tourist attraction of Arkansas. Oaklawn hosts the nation's best thoroughbred racing January through May. The ever-expanding casino offers table games, slots, entertainment, and dining. ”
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“The oldest bar in Arkansas is worth a visit just to look at the interior and have a visit with Al Capone on the sidewalk - a great picture spot. People argue that they have the best burger in town! They do not allow anyone under 21. Good music on various nights.”
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Scenic Lookout
“Drive up past the Arlington Hotel to the overlook and if you desire go up the tower. There are many hiking trails on the mountain but I suggest you take a map.”
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Science Museum
“A world class, hands-on, Smithsonian, science museum fun for the whole family 15 minutes from our Harrell House! We love this place!”
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“A unique spot in an old bathhouse where they brew beer using the hot water. They have some pretty decent food and I like the pretzel! Just sit here and people watch. There is a growler under the sink cabinet if you want to get it filled. ”
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Bath House
“Do not forget to pack your swimsuit when you visit Spa City! We are all about our thermal waters and this beautiful modern bath and spa in a Historic downtown bathhouse will not disappoint. After enjoying the pools and a massage, you have to do the steam cave, which is literally the hot spring underneath and feeding the building.”
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“Specializing in Ecuadorean and Latin American food. Wonderful patio in the back.”
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National Park
“The national park includes bathhouse row, both mountains, and some parts north of town that protect the thermal waters. It is the reason for our being.”
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Grocery or Supermarket
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BBQ Joint
“Truly world class BBQ! 10-12 minute drive from the house, but it will not disappoint!”
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“quirky historical landmark. puzzles and games. garage bands. burlesque show. best Sunday brunch.”
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Breakfast Spot
“1 pancake will fill you up! Go before 8 if you don’t want to wait in line. But so worth the wait!”
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Pizza Place
“New York style pizza! Tony makes what many consider the best pizza they ever ate! I can't disagree. You will need to call ahead and reserve a pie (crust) as he only makes so many each day. Voted "Best pizza in Arkansas."”
20local recommendations
Coffee Shop
“If you are uptown (Park Avenue area) Adam roasts delightful coffee. Grab a cup or grab a bag to take home! A cute little converted house on Park Avenue with a great front porch that is the perfect place to sit and rest.”
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