The City of Marion, AR
The city of Marion is located in the state of Arkansas in Crittenden County and has a population of 12,361 as reported by the census of 2010. The largest nearby city to Marion is Memphis, approximately 13 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Marion, including Shake Shack, China Town, Cafe On the Square, Pizza Professional and Amoco BP Marion. For a larger selection of Marion restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Marion Casinos, Arenas, Museums and/or Golf Courses, including the Fire Museum of Memphis, Pyramid Arena, Burkle Estate, Southland Greyhound Park and Mississippi River Park and Museum. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Marion please click on the Attractions tab above. The following airport is located in or near Marion:
- Memphis Intl. Airport (MEM)
Marion, Arkansas Climate and WeatherIn the month of January, Marion experiences an average high temperature of 46 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in January are usually about 28 degrees with an average rainfall of 4.07 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Marion with daytime temperatures averaging 88 degrees in the summer, and 50 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Marion to receive an average of 4.58 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 3.16 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 105 degrees in the summer and as low as -9 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Marion should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 72 degrees, and nighttime lows of 51.
Marion, Arkansas Attractions
1Aqua Golf Center - , Memphis,
The Aqua Golf Center is a 9 hole public golf course in Shelby County Tennessee. This course is located in the city of Memphis. Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 901-372-1868.
Address: 5055 Pleasant View Rd, Memphis, TN 38134
2Art Museum of the University of Memphis - , Memphis,
The Art Museum of the University of Memphis is a museum that can be found at 3750 Norriswood Avenue in Memphis, Tennessee in the US. The museum was opened in 1981 as The University Gallery; in 1994 the gallery received its present name.
3Audubon Golf Course - , Memphis,
The Audubon Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Shelby County Tennessee. This course is located in the city of Memphis. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 901-683-6941.
Address: 4160 Park Ave, Memphis, TN 38117
4Bartlett Museum - , Bartlett,
The Nicholas Gotten House is located on 2969 Court Street in Bartlett, Tennessee. It houses the Bartlett Museum, a local history museum operated by the Bartlett Historical Society.
5Belz Museum of Asian and Judaic Art - , Memphis,
The Belz Museum of Asian and Judaic Art is a museum that can be found at 119 South Main Street at the intersection of Gayoso Avenue in Memphis, Tennessee in the US. The museum was opened in 1998 as the Peabody Place Museum; in January 2007 it received its present name.
6Burkle Estate - , Memphis,
The Burkle Estate is a historic home at 826 North Second Street in Memphis, Tennessee. It is also known as the Slavehaven. Although disputed by some historians, the Burkle Estate is claimed by some to have been part of the Underground Railroad, a secret network of way stations to help slaves escape to freedom in the northern states. The house was constructed in 1849 by a German immigrant by the name of Jacob Burkle.
7Children's Museum of Memphis - , Memphis,
The Children's Museum of Memphis is located on 2525 Central Avenue in Memphis, Tennessee in the US.
8Chucalissa Museum and Archaeological site - , Memphis,
T.O. Fuller State Park is a state park in the city of Memphis in West Tennessee. It consists of 1,138 acres of mostly forest located in South Memphis on Mitchell Road. It is the only state park within the city limits and is one of the few locations within the city suitable for wildlife.
9Cottonwoods Golf Club - , Robinsonville,
The Cottonwoods Golf Club is an 18 hole resort golf course in Tunica County Mississippi. This course is located in the city of Robinsonville. Tee times are accepted up to 365 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 662-357-6078.
Address: 13615 Old Hwy 61 N, Robinsonville, MS 38664
10Davies Manor - , Memphis,
Davies Manor is the oldest home in Shelby County, Tennessee and possibly West Tennessee. It is a two-story, log and chink home made using white oak logs that is on what was once a plantation with a total of about 2,000 acres.
Marion, Arkansas Hotels
Marion, Arkansas Restaurants
This is a list of Marion Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Dim Sum Restaurants, Pizza Restaurants and Ice Cream & Frozen Yogurt Shops. Happy Dining!
Published March 30, 2011
Your family will discover a wonderful selection of museums in Memphis Tennessee including The Stax Museum of American Soul Music and The Children's Museum of Memphis
Published March 29, 2011
From Sun Recording to the Stax Studios, from Graceland to Beale Street, there's plenty of opportunities to experience a musical Memphis Tennessee that all ages will enjoy.
Published February 1, 2011
Graceland is perhaps the most famous tourist attraction in Memphis Tennessee. Graceland was the last home of Elvis Presley and is not a wonderful tourist destination.
Published August 14, 2010
When you think of Memphis, Tennessee, you think “Rock N Roll,” Graceland, Sun Studio, and Elvis. Would you ever think of Victorian England, Pink Palaces, and Mud?