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Contact Us

Visit our office:

South Arkansas Historic Foundation Office412 East Faulkner
El Dorado, AR 71730

Please check the 'Newton House Museum El Dorado' Facebook page for information about the museum's holiday schedule and SAHPS office closings. Click this link to reach the Facebook page.

Mailing Address

South Arkansas Historical Preservation Society
P.O. Box 144
El Dorado, AR 71731-0144


Office: 870-862-9890
Fax: 870-863-9893
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The South Arkansas Historical Preservation Society is a 501c3 organization. Funds are raised through donations, membership and rentals. Support is also provided by the Proctor Hill Fund administered by the Union County Community Foundation. Please consider becoming a member today.

Membership Levels

  • Annual Donation: $25
  • Annual Donation: $50
  • Annual Donation: $100
  • Annual Donation: $250
  • Annual Donation: $500
  • Annual Donation: $1000

Benefits of Membership

  • Annual Keeping History Alive event
  • Annual VIP Tour of Newton Home
  • Christmas Open House
  • Community service hours offered to students and adults at yearly events
  • Mayhaw Festival
  • Monthly Historical Lectures free and open to the public
  • Newton House tours to elementary, middle school and high schools
  • Quarterly Newsletter
  • Semi-annual joint lecture series with South Arkansas Community College
  • Summer Student Internships

A published list of Preservation Society Members appears in the newspaper annually, quarterly newsletter, and on a panel display in the Newton House Museum.

To become a member, click the link below, download and print the membership form (pdf). You may bring it by the office or mail it in. Make checks payable to "South Arkansas Historical Preservation Society"

Thank you for your support.

Membership Form