170 apartments for rent near Fort Smith, AR
Apartments in Fort Smith, AR
Nestled between the Ozark and Ouachita National Forests just over an hour southeast of Tulsa, Fort Smith Arkansas still retains its Old West charm. Fort Smith is located on the Arkansas River and is the second largest city in Arkansas.
Fort Smith National Historic Site contains the remains of the original 1817 fort and features the famous 1870s courtroom of “Hangin’ Judge” Isaac C. Parker, who presided over the court for 21 years. Located nearby, the Fort Smith Museum of History contains many artifacts from the frontier era.
The famed Fort Chaffee Military Reservation, built in 1941, is where Elvis Presley attended basic training in 1958. The Chaffee Crossing Museum District includes the barber shop where Presley and other GIs got their famous “buzz cuts.”
From the Belle Grove Historic District to hiking through the Ozarks, there’s always something to do in Fort Smith, so find your next rental apartment in this former frontier town.