Washington, Arkansas is one of the South's most historic towns. Founded in 1820, many of Washington's early structures are today preserved in one of Arkansas's most unique state parks. With courthouses, homes, cemeteries and a working blacksmith shop composing more than 30 historic sites, Historic Washington State Park offers a variety of experiences to connect with almost anyone! This video provides a brief introduction to the town's history, its founding as a state park, and experiences visitors can have there today. Take a tour of the town, attend special events or programs, and discover your heritage at Historic Washington!