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The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) has awarded Arkansas State University Museum $51,921 through its NEH CARES: Cultural Organizations program. The purpose of this emergency relief program is to assist institutions and organizations working in the humanities that have been affected by the coronavirus. With this funding, the Museum will augment its staff through December 2020, prepare pandemic-appropriate programs, and devise strategies to safely deliver programs.

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Blast into STEM

As part of the Arkansas Science Festival this October, Arkansas State University Museum will present Blast into STEM. During the week October 20-24 from 10:00 AM-3:00 PM, a variety of hands-on activities at ASU Museum will engage visitors in the awe-inspiring field of space science and enable them to connect with current NASA research. For more information about Blast Into STEM, contact curator of education Jill Kary at jkary@astate.edu or call 870-972-2074.

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The Museum serves the academic mission of the University as a teaching museum and provides quality programming that broadens the perceptions of people in Northeast Arkansas and the Mississippi River Delta region, connects people with their history, promotes tolerance, engages minds in progressive thinking, and enhances the sense of community among all audiences.

Quality exhibits that broaden perceptions

ASU Museum offers exhibits connected to State-mandated curriculum, hands-on gallery activities that bolster STEM-learning, tours, and suitcase exhibits that can be checked out—all for free!  The Museum’s Tinkering Studio (Saturday10:00–5:00 and Tuesday 3:30–6:30) inspires creativity and inventiveness. Our Birthday Parties are matchless and competitively priced. From learning amazing things about historic Northeast Arkansas to shopping for unique items in the Gift Shop, there is something for everyone at ASU Museum.

Accredited by AAM

AAM Logo ASU Museum is proud to be an accredited member of the American Alliance of Museums, an organization that supports all museums through developing standards, resources, career development opportunities.

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Museum Hours

Galleries Closed to the Public

Office open 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Tuesday - Saturday

10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Closed on Sundays & University Holidays

Museum Physical Address for GPS

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320 University Loop West

Jonesboro, AR 72401

Contact Us


Phone: 870-972-2074
Fax: 870-972-2793

Postal Address:
P.O. Box 490
State University, AR  72467

Shipping Address:
c/o Central Receiving
2713 Pawnee St.
Jonesboro, AR  72401

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