Hot Springs is a city located in the Ouachita Mountains of west-central Arkansas, United States. It is known for its hot springs, from which the city gets its name. The hot springs have been a popular destination for health and relaxation since the 19th century, and the city has several historic bathhouses still in operation today.
Hot Springs National Park is located in the city, which is the oldest area in the National Park System, protecting the hot springs as a natural resource. The park also has hiking trails, scenic drives, and a visitor center with exhibits on the history of the hot springs.
Additionally, Hot Springs has a variety of other activities such as horse racing, live music, and a vibrant downtown area.