Five Civilized Tribes Museum Muskogee
Where is it at?
Five Civilized Tribes Museum
Honor Heights Drive
Tel: 918 683-1701
Where are we going today?
The Native American history is a truly fascinating one, and one that every family should immerse themselves in!
The Five Civilized Tribes Museum is ALL about the history, art, and culture of the five civilized tribes in Oklahoma. Do you know what they are?
If you guessed Choctaw, Creek Chikasaw, Cherokee and Seminole, then you'd be right!
The museum has been educating families since all the way back in 1955, and continues to educate and fascinate about these very important cultures that we have in the USA.
As you make your way around the museum, you will pass exhibits that feature various aspects of the lives of these tribes. As you walk around and look at all the artifacts, use your imagination as to what not only the tribes would have been like, but the people themselves. What were they like? What were their names? It's a great way for history to really come to live for those little history buffs!
Some of the exhibits change frequently, so there will always be something new to see every time you visit. There are also some exhibits that will always be there too, so you know that you will be going back to quality!
The Five Civilized Tribes Museum has an amazingly extensive collection of traditional art which has been produced by artists of the tribes themselves. Have a look at the colors and the patterns - what do you think they represent? Great for art students!
A historic trip into a part of American culture which has been, and still is, so important! Enjoy!
How much does it cost?
- Children$1.50 for students
- Free Under: 5 years
When can we go?
10am - 5pm weekdays. 10am - 2pm Saturday.
Open February to December. Closed January and Sundays
If you book 72 hours in advance, and have a group size over 10, they would love to help you organize a tour for your students! .
Any Top Tips?
Keep an eye on the schedule so you don't miss out any shows or exhibits that you want to see! .
Doing our bit
The museum is dedicated to sharing the stories and cultures of these amazing tribes! .
Need a little extra help?
Give them a call if you need assistance and they can let you know what can be done! .
Can I get one of those?
They have a lovely gift shop where you can pick up educational and artistic items to take home and continue the learning! .
If you love the museum and want to support it, become a member! You get great discounts too! .