Miss Laura's Visitor Center

Miss Laura's Visitor Center Parlor in background with logo in foreground

Armed with a friendly smile and a barrel full of firsthand knowledge, the volunteers at Miss Laura's Visitor Center aim to make visitors feel welcome and informed about all there is to do and see in Fort Smith, Arkansas, and the surrounding area!

As a volunteer at Miss Laura's (the official visitor center of Fort Smith), you will greet visitors and provide guided tours of the building, as well as offer details about area activities, accommodations, events, and other areas of visitor interest.


  • Desire to share your love for Fort Smith and Arkansas with visitors.
  • Always-on enthusiastic, friendly and welcoming personality.
  • Comfortable with guiding tours of Miss Laura's (training is provided).
  • Willingness to commit to at least one 3.5 hour volunteer shift per week.


  • Meeting and becoming great friends with other volunteers.
  • Meeting visitors and new residents from around the world.
  • Enhancing the visitor experience within your local community.
  • Volunteer appreciation events.

Volunteer Shifts

  • Mornings (MON-FRI) from 10 AM to 1 PM
  • Afternoons (MON-FRI) from 1 PM to 4 PM
  • Saturdays from 12 PM - 4:30 PM