Mission Statement

The mission of the Friends of the Palace Theatre, Inc., is to preserve the historic building known as the Palace.

We will do whatever is necessary to obtain the building and restore its exterior to which it was built and bring the building to code.


We will work diligently to ensure the Palace Theater will be maintained in the future.


We will work with schools, civic organizations, and others to ensure the Palace Theater’s history is known to all who want to learn it.


We will work with the community and downtown business owners to provide support in their endeavors.


We will work to keep the building active as a social venue and thereby contribute positively to the heritage and quality of life in the community.



Located on historic 224 West South Street  ♦ Benton, Arkansas  ♦

@2015 Friends of the Palace Theatre, Inc.