Johnny Cash Boyhood Home Tours

Tour Time - Monday to Saturday @ 9:00 AM, 10:00 AM, 11:00 AM, 12:00 PM, 1:00 PM, 2:00 PM, and 3:00 PM

  • The Dyess Colony Visitors Center, located in the Colony Circle at the former site of the theatre and pop shop, is the first stop.  It includes a gift shop, orientation video, and exhibits.  The Dyess Colony Administration Building next door houses exhibits related to the establishment of the colony, lifestyles of typical colonists, and the influences Dyess had on Johnny Cash and his music.
  • The Johnny Cash Boyhood Home is furnished as it appeared when the Cash family lived there, based on family memories. Please check in for your tour at the Visitor Center located in the Historic Dyess Colony 15 minutes before your tour time, 110 Center Drive Dyess, AR.
  • Special Announcement:

    Women of the Arkansas Delta is a traveling exhibition of “…a portrait of women in the Arkansas delta region” that is based on a 1976 book of the same name. The exhibition is at no additional cost to the tour.

1.  First, select the number of tickets you want to purchase.

2.  When prompted, please select from the ticket choices listed below.

  • ​​​​​$10  General 
  • ​​​$8    Senior (65 or older)
  • $5    Military ** (must show ID at check in)
  • $5    Student rate (children 5-18 or with college ID)
  • ​​​Free A-State Student (must show ID at check in)
  • Free ​​​Children under 5 

**Military tours are free from Memorial Day through Labor Day.

Tours will closed during the following dates:

  • November 25 - November 26
  • December 20 - January 2