"A Society Preserving Yesterday for Tomorrow"
The Benton County Historical Society's office will be closed from January 1, 2014 through March 2, 2014 and will reopen on March 3, 2014.
March 10, 2014
Sunday - 2:30 P.M.
Benton County Historical Society
306 N. W. 2nd Street
Bentonville, AR 72712
The 1866 Schoolhouse
Open Tuesday through Friday
10:00 AM until 3:00 PM
Saturdays by Appointment
Members who have roots in Benton County are helping to keep its history alive and in front of the public during the current period of tremendous growth.
The Society has also assumed responsibility for maintaining historical markers and monuments which BCHS helped to erect throughout Benton County. These markers and monuments permanently identify the location of Civil War battles and other historic incidents.
Membership is open to everyone interested in the history and heritage of Benton County.The Benton County Historical Society is a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting, recounting, publishing, and otherwise preserving and disseminating the history of Benton County, Arkansas. The society exists to promote multi-generational awareness, understanding and appreciation of the written and oral history of Benton County, Arkansas and contiguous areas. To attain this goal BCHS seeks to position itself as the pre-eminent source of Benton County historical information.