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Miss Laura's Social Club

2 N B St, Fort Smith, AR 72901-1126
+1 479-928-5990
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Beautiful House

If you are planning a visit to Ft. Smith, make Miss Laura’s Social Club your first stop. It is the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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2nd time here!

Took the kids for some history lessons! This place is a great experience. Tells the history of the... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2018
Charles D
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2 N B St, Fort Smith, AR 72901-1126
+1 479-928-5990
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are planning a visit to Ft. Smith, make Miss Laura’s Social Club your first stop. It is the official Visitor’s Center for Ft. Smith and they have numerous brochures, maps, etc available to help you plan your visit. But the best part is...More

Thank JayLouW
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

Took the kids for some history lessons! This place is a great experience. Tells the history of the house among other interesting sites. Check it out!

Thank Charles D
Reviewed 25 October 2017

We were traveling with a motor coach tour and "Miss Laura's Social Club" / Visitors Center was our first stop in Fort Smith. We were cordially greeted by "Miss Laura" (Carolyn Joyce). She gave us a tour of the Bawdy House and an overview of...More

Thank Duane B
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Restore house is used a visitor's center but was a brothel. Tours are given about the history of the time. Gives a different perspective into the history of the area. Not your usual place to visit. tour is free, but donations are requested.

Thank tmw24
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

I love that this used to be a brothel. Fort Smith definitely has a sense of humor to put their welcoming visitor center in what was a house of ill repute. Great history...if only those walls could talk. Super nice volunteers too.

Thank Karen L
Reviewed 24 September 2017

Miss Laura, in full costume, gave fun and informative tour of brothel that is listed on National Register of Historic Places. Also enjoyed a catered meln in the evening with a short show to end the evening. Exiting to bus, we encountered another group of...More

Thank MO8ball
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

If you're in Fort Smith don't miss this one great place to go even the older kids liked it and the young adults lots of information I can tell you all about this place and the places around the total history of Fort Smith great...More

Thank Randy V
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

I took a friend of mine here for the first time as she was very interested in seeing this historic site and had never heard of it. We arrived on a Sunday 1 hr before they closed. Upon entering we were greeted well enough and...More

Thank Vittore G
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

If you are in Fort Smith, do not miss this. It's a lovely trip back in time. The house has been furnished in period items, and the history is fascinating. Trains pass by the front of the house which adds to the tour. The woodwork,...More

Thank Dixie375
Reviewed 20 July 2017

There's no longer a restaurant, but this is a marvelous treat to visit. Thanks Mildred for a wonderful tour!

Thank Pamela T
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29 January 2018|
Response from Charles D | Reviewed this property |
Think they are open 9-4 M-F, not sure about weekend times!