'Comic-Con For History Geeks'

Shiloh Museum hosts history fair Saturday

Posted: July 13, 2018 at 1 a.m.

Courtesy Photo Answers await for history geeks at Saturday's first-ever Northwest Arkansas History Resource Fair.

The Shiloh Museum of Ozark History tries to leave no question unanswered -- and they come in at a daunting rate. The more complicated ones -- requests for research into building or home histories, family genealogy, obituaries, cemetery and land patent locations -- number 350 to 400 a year. And then, there are the others, some of which require Kleenex.

FAQ

NWA History Resource Fair

WHEN — 1-4:30 p.m. Saturday

WHERE — Shiloh Museum of Ozark History in Springdale

COST — Free

INFO — 750-8165

BONUS — Participants include Bella Vista Historical Museum, Benton County Cemetery Preservation Group, Boone County Heritage Museum, Carroll County Historical & Genealogical Society, Cherokee Heritage Center, Eureka Springs Historical Museum, Historic Cane Hill Museum, Lowell Historical Museum & Rogers Historical Museum.

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