Confederate State Capitol building (Arkansas)

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Confederate State Capitol
Original Courthouse at Historic Washington State Park IMG 1481.JPG
Front of the Capitol
Confederate State Capitol building (Arkansas) is located in Arkansas
Confederate State Capitol building (Arkansas)
Location Washington, Arkansas
Coordinates 33°46′43″N 93°40′41″W / 33.77861°N 93.67806°W / 33.77861; -93.67806Coordinates: 33°46′43″N 93°40′41″W / 33.77861°N 93.67806°W / 33.77861; -93.67806
Built 1836
Architect Patterson,Tillman L.
Architectural style Greek Revival
Governing body State
NRHP Reference # 72000203
Significant dates
Added to NRHP May 19, 1972[1]
Designated NHL April 19, 1994[2]

The Confederate State Capitol building in Washington, Arkansas was the capital of the Confederate state government of Arkansas, during 1863–1865, after Little Rock, Arkansas fell to Union forces. It is located within Historic Washington State Park.

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1970, and, with other sites, is part of the Camden Expedition Sites National Historic Landmark. It was declared part of the National Historic Landmark in 1994.[2][3][4]


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