History Tours

Historic Sites Tours

Guided tours of historic Bella Vista are conducted at least twice a year as a fundraiser for the museum.  One tour is done in the late Fall and one in the early Spring. Participants meet at the Bella Vista Historical Museum and go by car caravan to different sites related to early Bella Vista. The tours are usually conducted on a Saturday and take about five hours.  Cost is $15 per individual, $25 for two.  Leave a message at the museum with your name, phone number, and email address if you are interested in going on the next tour:  479-855-2335.

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Historic Cemetery Tours


Guided tours of the historic cemeteries in Bella Vista are occasionally conducted as a fundraiser for the museum.  Participants meet at the Bella Vista Historical Museum and go by car caravan to the cemeteries. The tours are usually conducted on a Saturday and take about four hours.  Cost is $15 per individual, $25 for two.  Leave a message at the museum with your name, phone number, and email address if you are interested in going on the next tour:  479-855-2335.

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Museum tours and programs


Private tours of the museum and programs about the history of Bella Vista are available outside of normal open hours for church groups, students, civic clubs, businesses, etc. To arrange for an event, please leave a message at the museum at 479-855-2335 or contact Xyta Lucas at 479-876-6118.

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