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Greater Southwest Historical Museum

35 Sunset Dr SW, Ardmore, OK 73401-2852
+1 580-226-3857
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outstanding museum

this museum is worth stoping in ardmore ok to see. it has a lot of history that relates to the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ardmore, Oklahoma
Well organized and very informative

The museum is very well presented and organized. The diorama nature of the displays make it a very... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2017
Fort Worth, Texas
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35 Sunset Dr SW, Ardmore, OK 73401-2852
+1 580-226-3857
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Reviewed 1 week ago

this museum is worth stoping in ardmore ok to see. it has a lot of history that relates to the history of oklahoma. the military section is worth the stop.

Thank pryor912
Reviewed 29 May 2017

The museum is very well presented and organized. The diorama nature of the displays make it a very good tour of the past

Thank chernobog1
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

This museum houses both local history, old stores such as Daubes Department Store, have donated the original Santa Claus and elves display which entertained generations of kids during Christmas holidays. They have an old log cabin, with original architecture intact. But the most impressive collection...More

Reviewed 2 April 2017

Worth spending 2 hours here - several different sections including transportation and room displays for the many different occupations- lawyer, doctor, schoolroom etc

Thank jaiyne
Reviewed 16 March 2017

There are so many interesting things to see here that we returned for a second time. Great for adults and kids. A military museum is also located here and they are expanding.

Thank LEROY6180
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

This is probably the best local history museum I have been to anywhere in Oklahoma or Texas. The displays seem to go on forever. Once you think you are done, there is another room or hallway leading to more exhibits. And each section is absolutely...More

Thank Mikeyveck
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Great place to spend an afternoon. Interesting exhibits and original log cabin from the early days. There is no admission...it is operated by donations.

Thank Gaye M
Reviewed 28 November 2016

This a great place to check out. Lots of history that will take you back in time. The Veterans part of museum was very nice and must see. This a free museum runs on donations. would recommend

Thank thefisherman2
Reviewed 6 October 2016

Please visit and support this local Gem! The Greater SW Historical Museum highlights southern Oklahoma events. We especially appreciate the Military Museum!

Thank D3parker
Reviewed 24 August 2016

We were overwhelmed at this jewel of a museum in a former National Guard Armory (built by WPA during the Great Depression). For me, the best display was the room dedicated to the two giant fires that destroyed downtown Ardmore in the late 1890s and...More

Thank Howard C
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29 March 2016|
Response from Doug083 | Reviewed this property |
Donation only, east of I-35 at exit 31 about 2 miles.