b'CITY OF STUTTGARTTHE NATURAL PLACE TO BEMUSEUM OF THE ARKANSAS GRAND PRAIRIEAnd Nationally Recognized Waterfowl WingThewinnerofmanyawardsforleadershipinthefieldofschool was established by a colony of Mennonites from the conservation,thisuniquemuseumdepictsthehistoryofmidwest in the 1880s. There are also a 2/3 scale replica of agriculture and the pioneers who farmed the Grand Prairiethe Lutheran Church built by founder Rev. Adam Buerkle; of eastern Arkansas from the 1800s to 1921. a replica of an early prairie house with actual artifacts that were used by families in the late 1800s and early 1900s; a Alloftheartifactsinthismuseumweredonatedbynewspaper shop with an 1895 Freepress used by Stuttgarts descendantsofpioneers,manyofthemstillfarmingtheirfirstEnglishnewspaper;afirehousewithStuttgartsfirst forefathers land. Through these displays, youll learn howstoreboughthandcrankedfiretruck;andanouthouse the prairie pioneer farmers lived, worked and played.(privy).Some of the more popular attractions include a waterfowlersOther highlights include the lights and sounds of the "Early exhibitandlibrary,adisplaydepictingthehistoryofriceMorning Duck Hunt on the Grand Prairie," a one-of-a-kind milling, a crop dusting mini-theatre and a fish farm exhibit. "CoatofManyFeathers,"an800-year-oldduckeffigy pottery piece made by early Native Americans, a collection The largest exhibit of the 20,000-square-foot museum areof 500 award winning game calls, hand carvings of diverse thefiveout-buildingswhichincludeareplicaoftheoncewaterfowl, an antique collection of 62 decoys, a gun collection usedprairieschoolhouse,IndependenceSchool,whichthat includes Market Hunter guns, and waterfowl art.was located 3-1/2 miles northeast of Stuttgart. The originalJ921 East 4th Street|Stuttgart, AR 72160-4558|(870) 673-7001Tuesday-Friday: 8:00 am-4:00 pm|Saturday: 10:00 am-4:00 pmClosed: Sunday and MondayThe interactive display identifies species of ducks and their calls while depicting an early morning duck hunt. Also featured in the waterfowl wing is a collection of decoys and guns, a duck blind, and the new waterfowlers hall of fame.Stuttgart, Arkansas 2020 Official Sportsmans Guide 71'