Frequently Asked Questions

Can I make financial donations to the BCHPC?

Yes; The BCHPC is authorized to accept financial donations from both public and private funding.
See our Ordinance for further information.


Can I make gift donations to the BCHPC?

Yes; The BCHPC is authorized to accept property comprehending historical sites, artifacts & other antiquities of historical & cultural interest.


Can I attend a meeting of the BCHPC?

Yes; All meetings are open to the general public & comply with the relevant freedom of information regulations. We meet the 2nd Monday of every month at 5:30pm at our office: 306 NW 2nd Street Bentonville, AR 72712 or call 479.273.3561.


How do I list property on the National Historic Registry?

The National Park Serive is a Great place to start your research. Click here for NPS Website


Who should I contact about my family's genealogy records in Benton County?

Visit the Northwest Arknasas Geneology Society's Website. Click here for NWA Geneology
or The Archive Departments in both the County & Circuit Clerk's Offices are very useful resources.


How do I report a cemetery in need of restoration?

Contact Lynn Fenton with location information.


How can I help the BCHPC to preserve our history?

We have many projects and upcoming events that we would love you to be a part of! Please continue to check our news for further information.


What if I have a question that is not answered on this page?

Please contact us by email or by phone 479-246-6070.