KARK 4 reporter Josh Berry came out last week and met with “The Empress” herself, Sharon Welch-Blair. The two discussed the historical significance of The Hornibrook Mansion and the beauty of it’s architecture. So why is this amazing structure so uniquely Arkansan? In the words of Innkeeper Jessica Ledbetter (that’s me!)” You’re sitting on a foundation of Little Rock blue granite. All the bricks were construction bricks baked right here on site. Even the wood was milled here in Arkansas.”
Watch the segment on The Empress of Little Rock!