The Oldest General Store In Arkansas Has A Fascinating History

Arkansas has a rich, fascinating history, and its general stores are a big part of that past. We’ve written about these 12 general stores that are still serving Arkansas residents, but today we’d like to show you the oldest one!

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Don’t you love the history in Arkansas? Take a look at this historic plantation, or visit one of the oldest towns in the state.