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Fabulous First Thursday Lunch

This is a beautifully restored home now used for special functions and events. Love anything held... read more

Reviewed 4 February 2018
Barton, Arkansas
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A gem in this town

In this depressing town, Pillow Thompson House stands out as a glimpse of a bygone and elegant age... read more

Reviewed 7 December 2017
York, United Kingdom
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718 Perry St, Helena, AR 72342-3134
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Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

This is a beautifully restored home now used for special functions and events. Love anything held here! I especially like the lunches held the first Thursday of each month!

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Reviewed 7 December 2017

In this depressing town, Pillow Thompson House stands out as a glimpse of a bygone and elegant age. We did have a guided tour of the house, which was informative, if a little long winded. The entry to this house was included in our hop...More

1  Thank Lindagreenacre
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

This house is so elegant and seems to be frozen in time but the beauty is a result of a loving restoration that stayed true to the original decor and architecture. Built in 1896 by Jerome Bonaparte Pillow this gorgeous landmark is on the National...More

1  Thank alanapinchback
Reviewed 6 January 2017

My wife and I were married at this house during the King Biscuit Blues Festival. It is a beautiful period house, well preserved and worth stopping by to see if you are in the area. Not far away are some cool old cemetaries and all...More

1  Thank Carl H
Reviewed 22 August 2016

This place is now owned by the university but the original house holds it own. You are allowed to show yourself around or take a guided tour. There is something very personal and manageable here unlike the big southern mansions that seem distant and cold....More

2  Thank attaracg
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Magnificent house! Raymond did a wonderful tour. It's an amazing place! As far as touring old homes, this is an Arkansas treasure. I highly recommend anyone interested in history, architecture, or just seeing beautiful things come here for this tour. Our tour guide offered a...More

3  Thank SkyDragonfly
Reviewed 15 May 2016

A beautiful grand old home with such elegance - a surprise to see it in a town like this, had no expectations but it has such history.

1  Thank RonWamberal
Reviewed 9 February 2016

This is one of the most beautiful attractions that the city has to offer. If you think the outside of this house is beautiful, just wait until you see the inside. It's a great place to host parties for an elegant environment. I've attended a...More

1  Thank mariocF6137MH
Reviewed 28 August 2014

This is the only historic home in Helena that is open for tourists on a regular basis and it is also free. The house is beautiful and many of the furnishings are original to the home and the five generations that owned and lived there....More

5  Thank mammiepoppy
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