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Greater Southwest Historical Museum

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

This museum has displays of items used in homes, businesses, schools, and farms through the last... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ronald H
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Haltom City, Texas
via mobile
Very extensive collection, well organized

Large facility with lots of local history: fire, explosion, oil poduction and services history... read more

Reviewed April 26, 2018
TravelFan34602
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Brooksville, Florida
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35 Sunset Dr SW, Ardmore, OK 73401-2852
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+1 580-226-3857
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"local history"
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"southern oklahoma"
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"soda fountain"
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"doll houses"
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"military section"
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"log cabin"
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"local families"
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"donated items"
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"historical items"
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"donation"
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"explosion"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This museum has displays of items used in homes, businesses, schools, and farms through the last 150 years in that part of Oklahoma. There is a real log cabin that was dismantled, and reconstructed within the museum. There is also a military museum section with...More

Thank Ronald H
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Reviewed 26 April 2018

Large facility with lots of local history: fire, explosion, oil poduction and services history, military section, fishing, log cabin, medical stuff, soda fountain, printing, cameras, millinery, doll houses, photos, an early TV camera, a very early battery-operated car (in a museum already, can you believe?)....More

Thank TravelFan34602
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Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

I worked a car show benefit here and have visited servers times. There are lots of military things to see and I love the old houses set up just like years ago.

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Reviewed 10 January 2018

My last visit was when we had company come in from California. We took them there to see our local history and all the wonderful donated items from local families

Thank 140vernac
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Reviewed 30 November 2017

This is a great museum showcasing Ardmore and southern Oklahoma. Very well done and free to the public. Donations are appreciated.

Thank kevinbV176TE
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Reviewed 23 August 2017

Museum is much larger than it appears on the outside. Very well organized, exhibits well marked, lots of detail and a lot of them. Its a Must See specially if you are a military history buff or an Oklahoma history buff.

Thank babyon6172004
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Reviewed 15 August 2017

Well done, both local history and military museum. Plan to spend some time when you visit as there's lots to see.

Thank Ann W
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Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Check it out ... Ardmore local families have given family historical items that tell a story about our little town.. the community pulls together to make this a must visit when passing through town !!

Thank Stacy S
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Reviewed 12 July 2017

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
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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
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Donation only, east of I-35 at exit 31 about 2 miles.
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