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Bartlesville Area History Museum

401 S Johnstone Ave Fl 5, City Center Building, Bartlesville, OK 74003-6619
+1 918-338-4290
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Very well done!

Wonderfully curated history of Bartlesville. Especially enjoyed push button recordings of Cherokee... read more

Reviewed 30 December 2017
andetherunner
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Very Interesting

We enjoyed this museum because it traced the entire history of the city. The area is very rich in... read more

Reviewed 8 November 2017
FrogMuskogee
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Muskogee, OK
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401 S Johnstone Ave Fl 5, City Center Building, Bartlesville, OK 74003-6619
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Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Wonderfully curated history of Bartlesville. Especially enjoyed push button recordings of Cherokee language lessons. Comprehensive history of families who built the town.

1  Thank andetherunner
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Reviewed 8 November 2017

We enjoyed this museum because it traced the entire history of the city. The area is very rich in the history of the oil discoveries in Oklahoma. This is very well done, with several audio stops which enlighten you on main subjects. The cost is...More

3  Thank FrogMuskogee
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Reviewed 16 September 2017

We were very impressed with this small town museum about Bartlesville. The museum tells the story of Bartlesville' small beginning, the petroleum pioneers and Indian tribes. Each display is well presented with several pushbutton audio narrations. Plus, it is free and located on the top...More

1  Thank hd452016
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Reviewed 22 November 2016

The Bartlesville Area History Museum is a great place to spend an hour or two and learn about the history, not only of Bartlesville, but also of the surrounding areas. It truly is an area history museum and doesn't just cover Bartlesville. They have a...More

2  Thank William W
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Reviewed 18 April 2016

I was shocked. Wonderful displays, helpful and friendly employees are available to answer questions, and full of many different pieces of Bartlesville history. Frank Griggs, a historical photographer, greets you and tells you about the museum. His photo display shows the area and people through...More

2  Thank HowNanaDoesIt
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Reviewed 31 March 2016

Bartlesville Area History Museum is a wonderful treasure in our community. Displays about area history are rotated out often so you can go several times a year and see something new. The schoolroom is used for children's groups. Small lunch time speakers are scheduled at...More

2  Thank Pebblestwo
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Reviewed 30 July 2015

Helpful staff with exhibits about the Indian and Oil folks that settled and build large companies. Visitors view the exhibits at their own pace. Not a real large place.

1  Thank Bob B
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Reviewed 3 June 2015

I was visiting here for work and saw an advertisement for little chocolate boots and hats the Museum sold, so I decided to go up and visit it one day. It was during lunch on a week day so I should have expected it to...More

2  Thank TangledinText
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Reviewed 21 May 2015

This museum is on the 5th floor of City Hall, right next to the Phillips 66 Museum. The staff is very friendly and the exhibits are well done. At the beginning they have a magnificent talking mannequin of the photographer who provided the pictorial history...More

1  Thank Jean H
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Reviewed 6 March 2015

Finally got a chance to visit this History Museum, and we were pleasantly impressed!! Wonderful photos and information on the history of Bartlesville, of which I'm from and I would recommend it to anyone, especially if you're just visiting the area! They also have a...More

1  Thank Stephanie H
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