Located in the heart of Newton County, Parthenon, Arkansas is a small, unincorporated community surrounded by rugged wilderness. Just a few miles north of Ozark National Forest, much of the area around Parthenon is undeveloped recreation space. The nearest town near Parthenon offering modern-day services and conveniences is Jasper just 10-minutes north along Highway 327. The rugged terrain and wide-open spaces surrounding Parthenon offer some of the most amazing scenery and outdoor adventuring in the United States. Add to that the friendly charm of the community and Parthenon is a great place to visit or settle down.