Welcome to Arrow Rock
The entire village of Arrow Rock has been designated a National Historic Landmark recognizing its association with Westward Expansion, the Santa Fe Trail and artist George Caleb Bingham.
Up and ComingStart those New Year's resolutions off on the right foot with the First Day Hike on Jan. 1. Take a two-mile guided hike on River Landing and Lewis and Clark trails through the Big Muddy Wildlife Refuge. You will see bottom-land forests and wetlands reclaiming the area and the Arrow Rock bluffs. Bird viewing and sighting wildlife is a possibility. The hike will also take place on some city streets, where you will pass by several 19th century structures and learn about historical events that occurred in the vicinity. The hike begins at 10 a.m. at the Visitor Center parking lot.
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George Caleb Bingham
in Arrow Rock
George Caleb Bingham House,
1837 | One of America’s great 19th century artists, Bingham is famous for his portraits and scenes of river life and politics. He built this Federal style house in Arrow Rock and lived here intermittently through the 1840s. Fortunately for us, in an age before photography existed, George Caleb Bingham recorded for us the images of his Missouri.