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Museum
“The Lindsay Railroad Museum has photographic and art displays that cover Texarkana’s 138-year history. Texarkana was founded by the Texas & Pacific Railroad and the Cairo & Fulton Railroad in the winter of 1873-74. In time, Texarkana became the regional hub of nine railroad systems including the Texas & Pacific, Kansas City Southern, and Missouri Pacific. The museum also includes first-person stories about working for the railroads and memorabilia such as uniforms, patches, badges and flags. We have a theater in which to watch films about railroads and a “hands-on” section for children to ring the bells, toot the horns, and experience the thrill of train travel. Come and enjoy the glory days of Texarkana’s railroads!”
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Art Gallery
“The beautiful 1894 Gallery is located in the historic 1894 City Market Building at 105 Olive Street, Texarkana, Arkansas. Focusing on the finest artists in our region along with some unique signed and limited prints. The building also is a venue to events having unique "floating walls" that allow for visitors and guests to interact with fine art all around. ”
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Museum
“The Museum serves as an educational and research model for everyone to enjoy. The Four States Auto Museum is a non-profit educational corporation, as chartered by the state of Arkansas. It was founded to preserve, collect, exhibit (including operate) and interpret a collection of automobiles, auto transportation equipment, related historical artifacts, documents, and photographs. The collection of artifacts includes automobiles and auto equipment, archival materials and objects related to autos and automotive history. Materials, equipment and objects of significance to Texarkana and the Four-States area are of particular interest. The Museum collects and maintains a library and archive collection which is available to the public for research. It fosters an enhanced public awareness of the influence of autos and automotive transportation on the cities and the nation and helps explore the sociological, logistical and developmental impacts that this new mobility had on America. ”
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