Photographer’s Island

Get your picture made in Arkansas and Texas at the same time with the Federal Court House as your backdrop! 

Texarkana is home to one of ONLY TWO U.S. Post Offices that sits in two states at once. This Post Office straddles the states of Texas and Arkansas and has separate zip codes, 71854 for Texarkana, Arkansas and 75501 for Texarkana, Texas. This courthouse building is the 2nd most photographed courthouse in the country, second only to the Supreme Court in Washington, D.C. Built in 1932-33, the structure features a base of pink granite from Texas and walls of limestone from Arkansas.

Experience a truly unique photo opportunity while straddling the Texas / Arkansas State Line at Photographer’s Island, located in front of the Post Office.

500 North Stateline
Texarkana

Photographer’s Island is open 24 hours

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