Museums/Historical - Central Oklahoma Frontier Country


American Banjo Museum

9 East Sheridan Ave
Oklahoma City, OK 73104
Today's Hours: 12:00pm - 5:00pm

See the largest collection of banjos on public display in the world with interpretive displays that present the history of the banjo from its humble African roots through its heyday during the roaring '20s to its present day voice in bluegrass, folk, jazz

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Canadian County Historical Museum

300 S Grand Ave
El Reno, OK 73036

Chandler Route 66 Interpretive Center

400 East Route 66
Chandler, OK 74834

The Interpretive Center is situated in the native sandstone block, 1930’s-era Armory Building on the prominent crossroads of Route 66 and Mickey Clarkson Avenue in Chandler.

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Edmond Historical Society Museum

431 S Boulevard
Edmond, OK 73034

Experience the history of Edmond from the early 1889ers to the first public schoolhouse to modern day Olympic athletes. Featuring a children's hands-on center and National traveling exhibits.

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Fort Reno

7107 W. Cheyenne St.
El Reno, OK 73036

Historic Fort Reno’s 6,700 acres served as a military post from 1875 to 1907, an Army remount Station from 1908 to 1947, and an agricultural research laboratory since 1948.

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Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art

555 Elm Avenue
Norman, OK 73019

The newly renovated museum is one of the nation's finest university art museums with exceptional representations for French Impressionism, art of the Southwest, photography, American painting and ceramics.

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Guthrie Scottish Rite Masonic Temple

900 E Oklahoma Ave
Guthrie, OK 73044

World's largest Scottish...

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Harn Homestead & 1889ers Museum

313 NE 16th St
Oklahoma City, OK 73104

Visit the home that once belonged to William Fremont Harn, the official claims aduster after the Oklahoma Land Run. This 10-acre museum features several historic buildings, including the first two-story home built in Oklahoma.

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Jasmine Moran Children's Museum

1714 W Wrangler Blvd
Seminole, OK 74868

Hands-on exhibits based on the theme of a child-sized town. 42,000 square feet of indoor exhibit space with a large outdoor play area.

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Mabee-Gerrer Museum of Art

1900 W Macarthur St
Shawnee, OK 74804

The Mabee-Gerrer Museum of Art is one of the oldest museums in the state of Oklahoma. It was founded by Fr. Gregory Gerrer, O.S.B., a benedictine monk with considerable artistic talent who traveled throughout Europe, Africa and South America collecting o

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Museum of Osteology

10301 S Sunny Lane Rd.
Oklahoma City, OK 73160

The Museum of Osteology is truly a unique educational experience. Focusing on the form and function of the skeletal system, this 7000 square-foot museum displays hundreds of skulls and skeletons from all corners of the world.

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National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum

1700 NE 63rd Street
Oklahoma City, OK 73111

The National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum embodies the spirit and grit symbolized by the American West. Through stunning works of art and splendid exhibitions, the museum tells America's story as it unfolds across the West.

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National Weather Museum and Science Center

1200 W Rock Creek Rd
Norman, OK 73069
(405) 651-8649

The National Weather Museum and Science Center is a non-profit Museum working toward creating a state-of-the-art facility for the preservation of weather artifacts, education of science, math, and safety, and showcase of innovations in the field of scienc

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National Wrestling Hall of Fame

405 W Hall of Fame Ave
Stillwater, OK 74075

The museum honors amateur and Olympic wrestling champions. Featured are the Museum of Wrestling History, Wall of Champions and Hall of Founders.

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Ninety-Nines Museum of Women Pilots

4300 Amelia Earhart Road
Oklahoma City, OK 73159

The museum displays a unique collection of the greatest achievements and adventures of the international community of women pilots. Among the museum’s displays are artifacts from Harriet Quimby, America’s first woman pilot, and some of Amel

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Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum

620 North Harvey Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73101

The 1995 bombing of the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building in Oklahoma City changed the nation and the world. The Memorial & Museum offer a breathtaking glimpse of the hope and resilience this community and nation showed in the face of unspeakable tragedy

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Oklahoma Fallen and Living Firefighters Memorial

Oklahoma State Firefighters Museum
2716 N.E. 50th St
Oklahoma City, OK 73111

The memorial, Just Another Day, honors all firefighters who have served our citizens since the inception of the Oklahoma State Firefighters Association in 1894. The special and most honored space, The Wall of Valor, is reserved for those who have given

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Oklahoma Frontier Drug Store Museum

214 W Oklahoma Ave
Guthrie, OK 73044

Oklahoma Hall of Fame at the Gaylord-Pickens Museum

1400 Classen Drive
Oklahoma City, OK 73106

This historic treasure features a state-of-the-art interactive exhibitory guranteed to offer a distinct museum experience. Come discover Oklahoma's story through it's people.

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Oklahoma History Center

800 Nazih Zuhdi Drive
Oklahoma City, OK 73105

An architectural masterpiece, a decade in the making, the Oklahoma History Center is an 18-acre, 215,000 square-foot learning center exploring Oklahoma’s unique history of geology, transportation, commerce, culture, aviation, heritage and more.

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Oklahoma Oil Museum

1800 Hwy 9 West
Seminole, OK 74868

Oklahoma Railway Museum

3400 NE Grand Blvd
Oklahoma City, OK 73111

The museum provides the public with a look at locomotive transportation through train platforms, displays, passenger cars, as well as an operating train. Train rides are provided to the public on the first and third Saturday of the month during the month

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Oklahoma State Firefighters Museum

2716 NE 50th St
Oklahoma City, OK 73121

The museum contains a remarkable collection of antique fire apparatus dating back to the mid-1700s. Exhibits include the first fire station built in Oklahoma Territory in 1964, the world's largest patch collection and the distinctive mural The Last Alarm

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Oklahoma Territorial Museum

406 E Oklahoma Ave
Guthrie, OK 73044

Oklahoma WONDERtorium

308 West Franklin Lane
Stillwater, OK 74075

The Oklahoma WONDERtorium is a children's museum dedicated to inspiring curiosity to learn through play... for a lifetime.

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Pottawatomie County Museum

614 E. Main St.
Shawnee, OK 74802

See a century of progress at the Santa Fe Depot Museum in Shawnee. Also, make sure to check out the collection of Native American artifacts, a collection from early settlers, railroad memorabilia and Beard Cabin.

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Red Earth Art Center

6 Santa Fe Plaza
Oklahoma City, OK 73102

Red Earth Art Center, located in the heart of Oklahoma’s capitol city, features the original artworks of some of the country’s most accomplished Native American artists.

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Sam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History

2401 Chautauqua Avenue
Norman, OK 73072

A family adventure featuring awe-inspiring dinosaurs, archaeological exhibits and realistic nature dioramas, a hands-on Discovery Room for kids, plus museum store and cafe A family of four can visit for under $20.

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Science Museum Oklahoma

2100 NE 52nd St
Oklahoma City, OK 73111

Science Museum Oklahoma is an amusement park for the mind with hands-on science exhibits, aviation and space artifacts and memorabilia, botanical gardens, art and cultural galleries, a planetarium and Oklahoma’s first large-format, dome-screened th

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The Atkinson Heritage Center

N.E 10th and Midwest Blvd
Midwest City, OK

USA Softball Hall of Fame and Museum

2801 NE 50th Street
Oklahoma City, OK 73111

Exhibits feature the accomplishments of members of the Hall of Fame and traces the history of the sport since it was invented in 1887. The Olympic Gallery highlights the United States softball teams participation in the 1996, 2000 and 2004 Olympics.

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Washington Irving Trail & Museum

3918 S Mehan Rd
Ripley, OK 74062

Learn about one of the deadliest gun battles of the Old West, legendary cowboys and colorful personalities in the story of Oklahoma's fascinating history. Admission is free.

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