Arkansas Department of Parks, Heritage, and Tourism

The Arkansas Department of Parks, Heritage, and Tourism (ADPHT) is an executive department of the government of the U.S. state of Arkansas. It is responsible for promoting, protecting, interpreting, and managing the state's natural and cultural resources. The department was created on July 1, 2019.[1]

Arkansas Department of Parks, Heritage, and Tourism
Great Seal of Arkansas
Department overview
FormedJuly 1, 2019 (2019-07-01)
Preceding agencies
  • Department of Arkansas Heritage
  • Department of Parks and Tourism
JurisdictionGovernment of Arkansas
Headquarters1 Capitol Mall, Little Rock, Arkansas
34°44′48.6″N 92°17′26.8″W / 34.746833°N 92.290778°W / 34.746833; -92.290778Coordinates: 34°44′48.6″N 92°17′26.8″W / 34.746833°N 92.290778°W / 34.746833; -92.290778
Department executive
  • Stacy Hurst, Secretary of Parks, Heritage, and Tourism
Child Department
  • Several
Websitearkansas.com

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ McClain, Andrew (December 27, 2019). "Act 910 of 2019". Encyclopedia of Arkansas. Little Rock, Arkansas: CALS. Retrieved September 26, 2020.

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