Public Events

Arkansas Family Fun Days: June 4 & 5 – For one weekend only, the Arkansas Inland Maritime Museum along with six other local family favorites have joined together to offer the community savings such as discounts on admissions for the family and, delicious 2 for $1 Hiland Dairy ice cream bars, crunch bars, assorted pops, and more!  For more information, visit or call Clint or Bob Albright at 501-227-4332.

“Women on the Homefront” Teacher Professional Development Workshop: June 28, 2016, 9:00 – 3:30 –Participating institutions include: MacArthur Museum of Arkansas Military History (host), Arkansas Historic Preservation Program, Old State House Museum, and the Arkansas Inland Maritime Museum (host). Each workshop session will explore women’s contributions on the homefront during times of conflict, specifically the time period expanding from World War I, through the Great Depression, to World War II. The morning sessions will take place at the MacArthur Museum and afternoon sessions at the Arkansas Inland Maritime Museum. Registered participants will receive 6 hours of professional development credit. Space is limited to 30 participants. There is a $5 admission fee for the Arkansas Inland Maritime Museum. Lunch will be provided to registered participants. To register, please complete the registration form.

Temporary Exhibits

“Welcome Aboard!” is an exhibit that displays life aboard United States Navy vessels.  The exhibit displays artifacts dedicated to ceremonies, education, tradition, and what sailors did when they weren’t working.  The evolution of the United States Navy uniforms includes uniforms from before World War II through present day uniforms.  Come aboard the museum today to learn about Navy heritage.

Private Special Events

Book your own private event at the Arkansas Inland Maritime Museum.  Dates are available for Birthday Parties, Submarine Sleepovers, and other various special events such as Corporate Dinners, Wedding Receptions, and Fundraisers.

For information on how to host your next birthday or how to spend the night on the submarine please visit the Birthday Party page and the Submarine Sleepover page.

Other various special events can be scheduled Wednesday through Saturday, outside of normal operating hoursThe event space includes our lobby area with inside dining space and a covered patio for outside dining space. The cost is $100 an hour for a minimum of 4 hours.  A $100 non-refundable deposit is required within 7 days of scheduling the event.  Events must be scheduled at least 7 days in advance and are subject to prior bookings.

The Arkansas Inland Maritime Museum does not schedule private special events the weekends of New Years, Memorial Day, Fourth of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, and Christmas.

Dog tags can be made for your special event as well. Please see the attached AIMM Custom Dog Tag Form for the format.

Please contact the museum staff for more information (501) 371-8320.