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Oklahoma History Center

Closed Now: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Open today: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Great place for private events

What a great place for a private event. Having not been to OK before this place was so cool to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Colette E
Brunswick, Georgia
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Well presented History

Both the museum and grounds are well presented as a space to learn about Oklahoma History... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Renee L
Pearl, Mississippi
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Bring the past alive at the Oklahoma History Center, Oklahoma’s state museum of history. At the Oklahoma History Center discover the people and stories that truly make Oklahoma unique. From oil and gas to aviation; from the Dust Bowl to space...more
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800 Nazih Zuhdi Dr, Oklahoma City, OK 73105-7917
+1 405-522-0765
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a great place for a private event. Having not been to OK before this place was so cool to learn about the state’s history. Check it out!

Thank Colette E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Both the museum and grounds are well presented as a space to learn about Oklahoma History. Not being from the area, I learned about a lot of people, inventions, and industry from Oklahoma. A personal favorite was the time capsule. The quilt embroidered over a...More

Thank Renee L
Reviewed 13 August 2018

You step into the entrance and are wowed by the best view of the Capitol and the downtown thru those huge windows. Every room and dsipaly is well done, well presented and fresh. Loved every minute of the tour, met some wonderfully knowlegeable folks. Wish...More

1  Thank Dan G
Reviewed 4 July 2018

I have just checked off one more museum that has a steamboat exhibit. I did not have high expectations, but was rather surprised at the quality of the building and the exhibits, every bit as good as any I have been. It was easy to...More

1  Thank pelicank11
Reviewed 4 July 2018

We thoroughly enjoyed our recent visit to the Oklahoma History Center where we focused on the Heroine exhibit. We visited the Arabia Museum in Kansas City, the Mud Island Steamboat Museum, the Sultana steamboat museum in Marion, Arkansas, plus the Railroad and Steamboat Museum in...More

2  Thank janehyde82
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

The exhibits are so interesting and I learned so much about Oklahoma history. I loved so many of the exhibits that it is hard to pick a favorite. Definitely worth the drive to visit!

1  Thank Jamie M
Reviewed 24 June 2018

The History Centre is just across the street from the Capitol Building so it’s easy to get to on foot. For only being $7, it’s quite a good history centre. There’s an exhibit which focuses on all the industries in the area throughout 3 centuries...More

2  Thank VikkiBee
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

There is a wonderful diverse history in Oklahoma. I was delighted to see it on display not only for adults but with numerous hands on exhibits from a camp fire cooking station to a flight on Baniff Air.

2  Thank H6647ILdonnam
Reviewed 13 June 2018

It was easy to find and has ample parking. The folks we paid were friendly and helpful. The best part of this Museum for Us was the entrance to the Indian Exhibit. There are videos, with stories about various Indian Tribes, spoken by elders from...More

2  Thank Lou T
Reviewed 9 June 2018

Everything excellent. Caesar salad with chicken for lunch was excellent. Cookies for dessert were also great.

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Response from Baja001 | Reviewed this property |
If you haven't already gone, I would spend 3 hours or so. There is very much info & well laid out. (3 floors total )
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Adult - $7 Senior - $5 Student - $4 Child - 5 or under - free Veterans, active military - free Family - up to 6) - $18
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Visit the Oklahoma History Center Hours & Admission Museum Hours Monday - Saturday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Days Closed: Sundays, New Year's Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day Research Center Hours Monday - Saturday 10:00... More