With a population of 197,357, Little Rock is a fairly small city compared to places like New York City or even Houston. That’s okay. Little Rock is by far the largest city in Arkansas and we love it to pieces. Being our biggest city means Little Rock is full of things you can’t find anywhere else in the Natural State. You probably know about the capital building and the zoo, but did you know that you can wander through a mini-wetland right in the heart of Little Rock? You’ll find 10 surprising places to visit in Little Rock in the list below.

For more to do while you’re in central Arkansas, click here. For historic gems you don’t want to miss in the Natural State, check out this one. To learn about the second largest city in Arkansas, click here.

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