Historic Sites & Musuems

Established in 1836, Benton County has preserved its rich heritage while transitioning into a progressive community. Explore the historic Peel Mansion Museum and Heritage Gardens, built in 1875 by Colonel Samuel West Peel. Take a walking tour of downtown Bentonville to see historical buildings and homes. Bentonville also offers a diverse array of museums, including the Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, the Amazeum for children, and the Bentonville History Museum. Explore this page to see why Bentonville is a must-visit destination for history and culture enthusiasts.