Special-Use Area

at Arrow Rock State Historic Site

A special-use camping area is available for use by non-profit organizations. This area is assigned on a first-come, first-served basis and may be reserved by calling the historic site. Organized youth groups (Scouts, 4-H, church, etc.) have priority.

Park Hours


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Park Hours

Historic Site Grounds

  • 7 a.m. to 10 p.m., daily,year-round
  • Gates may be closed at 10 p.m.

J. Huston Tavern hours

The tavern is open before every Lyceum Theatre performance.  

Pre-Season Hours (April 5 through May 31)  
Lunch: Saturday and Sunday,  11 a.m. - 2 p.m.  

Regular Season Hours (June 1 through Sept. 30)  
Lunch: Wednesday through Sunday,  11 a.m. - 2 p.m. 
Dinner: 5 p.m. - 7 p.m. Every Saturday; Wednesday and Friday, if there is an evening Lyceum performance

Post-Season Hours (Oct. 1 through Nov. 30)
Lunch: Saturday and Sunday 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Open for Thanksgiving; reservations required. Call for meal times.

December Hours
Open before every Lyceum Theatre performance. Available for group functions and holiday parties through Dec. 20. Call for holiday hours.

Visit the Lyceum Theatre at http://www.lyceumtheatre.org/ for show schedule.

Group Functions – 35 people or more

Reservations for lunch or dinner for groups of 35 or more may be arranged for any time between April 20 and Dec. 13. A group menu is available but specialized menu planning can be provided.

Visitor Center hours

Visitor Center

  • March 1 through May 31
    10 a.m. - 4 p.m., daily
  • June 1 through Aug. 31
    10 a.m. - 5 p.m. daily
  • Sept. 1 through Nov. 30
    10 a.m. - 4 p.m. daily
    Closed Thanksgiving Day
  • Dec. 1 through Feb. 28
    10 a.m. - 4 p.m., Friday through Sunday and holiday Mondays
    Closed Monday through Thursday and Christmas and New Year's days

Historic Site Office

  • 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., daily, year-round (except Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year's days)
  • Please note there will be times when the office is temporarily closed while staff are working on the grounds.