The Ozarks:

A Devine Destination

This amazing journey through the Ozarks will take your breath away as you experience big cats at one of the largest animal sanctuaries, Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge. ReliveThe Greatest Story Ever Told with a behind the scenes tour of  the number one outdoor drama, The Great Passion Play, and explore local artisans in historic downtown Eureka Springs. Everyone is flocking to Bentonville to see one-of-a-kind artwork  and Frank Lloyd Wright’s Bachman-Wilson house at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art. Sam Walton’s WalMart Museum offers a glimpse of  how this global empire changed the world.
 

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Key Destinations/Attractions

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Tour Details:

  • Tour departs Branson at 8:00am (CT) on Wednesday, March 15, 2017
  • Tour ends in Branson at 12:00pm (CT) on Saturday, March 18, 2017
  • Cities include: Eureka Springs, Bentonville, Rogers & Bella Vista, AR
Eureka Springs Tram Tour See Eureka Springs up close and personal as you ride through the beautiful and charming historic district. Guests will see the 1886 Crescent Hotel, historic homes, natural springs, local artisans and more.

 

The Great Passion Play

This outdoor drama depicts the last week of Christ’s life on earth portrayed by a dramatic cast and live animals, and performed in a 4,100-seat outdoor amphitheater. Special behind the scenes tours are available for groups!

 

Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge

Turpentine Creek is home to approximately 100 exotic and native animals. This facility is one of the largest and most well-respected Big Cat sanctuaries in North America. A non-profit organization providing compassionate care and a lifetime home to neglected and abused victims of the exotic pet trade.

 

WalMart Museum

Bentonville is where everything began for Sam Walton. The WalMart Museum features Sam Walton’s Medal of Freedom, original office and Mr. Sam’s iconic 1979 Ford F150 pickup truck. Guests can learn how one simple store in Northwest Arkansas turned into a global empire.

 

21C Museum Hotel

21c Museum Hotel Bentonville is a 104-room boutique hotel, contemporary art museum, cultural civic center, and home to The Hive restaurant.

 

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art

Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art houses a permanent collection of American art masterworks from the colonial era to modern day, and touring collections from national art institutions.

 

Museum of Native American History

Take a 14,000 year journey through America's past. View some of the finest ancient artifacts of early man: brilliant headdresses, artistic effigy vessels, the famous Sweetwater Biface, and an Ice Age Wooly Mammoth.

 

Peel Mansion Museum & Heritage Gardens

An unique Italianate villa built in 1875 by Col. Sam Peel, a prominent early figure in Bentonville history.

 

Daisy Airgun Museum

Daisy Manufacturing Company, Inc. is the world's oldest and largest manufacturer of airguns. One gun, more than any other, played a major role in making Daisy the household name it is today. Introduced in 1939, the Daisy Red Ryder has sold over 9 million units, easily making it the most famous BB gun ever built.

 

AG  Russell Knives

Visit the store front location and learn about this family’s unique approach to creating/selling various types of knives.

 

Simple Pleasures

Special event facility built like an old time gas station- featuring “boomer” memorabilia, ice cream station and classic cars.