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Location

11 Seventh Street

Powhatan, Arkansas 72458

Hours

Tues - Sat: 8:00a.m.-4:30p.m.

Phone

870-878-6521

Upon arriving in the Research Room, all patrons must sign in. First time visitors will be asked to complete a short registration form for which a valid driver's license or other current photo identification is required, and will then receive a permanent research number. This number is used on all subsequent visits when signing in or requesting materials.


Directions

 

Approaching from the East (From Jonesboro):

Take 63 North out of Jonesboro.

Stay on 63 N for approximately 27 miles to Black Rock

Cross the Black River bridge, and turn right on the first road past the bridge (3rd St./Hwy 117) towards AR-25

Travel ¼ mile, taking a right at the first road (AR-25 S) towards Powhatan

Drive 2 miles to Powhatan, continuing through town still on AR-25

Drive past Powhatan Courthouse on the left and Post Office on the right

NEARA is located behind the Post Office on Seventh St. (street is unmarked)

 

Approaching from the South (From Little Rock):

Follow US-67 N for approximately 120 miles

Take Exit for US-63

Turn left onto US-63 N, and continue for 9 miles

Cross the Black River bridge and turn right at the first road (3rd St./Hwy 117) towards AR-25

Travel ¼ mile, taking the first right (AR-25 S) towards Powhatan

Drive 2 miles to Powhatan, continuing through town still on AR-25

Drive past Powhatan Courthouse on the left and Post Office on the right

NEARA is located behind the Post Office on Seventh St. (street is unmarked)

 

Approaching from the North (From Poplar Bluff):

Turn onto US-67 BUS S / N Westwood Blvd

Turn left to merge onto US-67 S and continue for 25 miles

At Corning, AR, turn right at US-62 W/US-67 S and continue for 27 miles

Where US-62 W and US-67 S split, turn right to follow US-62 W

Outside of Pocahontas, AR, turn left at Hwy 166 S/State Hwy 166

Follow for 8 miles

At Old Davidsonville State Park, continue onto Hwy 361

At Black Rock, AR, continue driving south on HWY 361/4th St.

Turn left at Elm St./Hwy 117 and take first right onto 3rd St./Hwy 117

Turn left onto AR-25 S, and follow for 2 miles until you reach Powhatan, AR

Drive past Powhatan Courthouse on the left and Post Office on the right

NEARA is located behind the Post Office on Seventh St. (street is unmarked)