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Museum of the Western Prairie

1100 Memorial Dr, Altus, OK 73521-2600
+1 580-482-1044
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Museum of the Western Prairie keeps getting better.

I last visited this place 8 years ago and decided to go in for a look see recently. I was very... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
travelbug2332
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Altus, Oklahoma
Great museum

We stopped in after lunch and were greeted by the most friendly people, they showed us around for a... read more

Reviewed 20 April 2018
Larry R
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Arapaho
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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1100 Memorial Dr, Altus, OK 73521-2600
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+1 580-482-1044
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I last visited this place 8 years ago and decided to go in for a look see recently. I was very impressed with the exhibits , a house that was moved onto the premises stone by stone and a new area where they feature some...More

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Reviewed 20 April 2018

We stopped in after lunch and were greeted by the most friendly people, they showed us around for a little bit then told us to enjoy our selves. Then we got to visit with Benita a lot after we went through the museum. We really...More

Thank Larry R
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Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

I am a history buff. I thoroughly enjoyed my time at this museum. The staff was extremely friendly and very helpful. I truly would put on the to do list if you are in Altus OK area. It cost $4 for adults and $3 for...More

Thank Nathan M
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Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

Very informative chronological history of the area. I found information about the Atlas missile base interesting. Very friendly and knowledgeable staff.

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Reviewed 28 December 2017

A must see, I appreciated the place, history, tour more than most would since I grew up in altus oklahoma. Good to see it was revived , restored , and lovingly curated by locals. I l know well three of the people as present staff,...More

Thank TNMamie
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Reviewed 24 September 2017

This place has it all, when it comes to Oklahoma history. From the Dust Bowl to more modern issues. I love the Native American displays. It is very informative and well worth the stop!!

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Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

Interesting and informative. Very friendly staff. We stopped in while in town and all ages found it interesting and fun. Very well laid out.

Thank Brande B
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Reviewed 7 March 2017

When we came here, it was after living in Altus for over 6 months and my parents were visiting. My dad graduated from high school here and it was his first time being back since 1976. Some parts of the museum captured stuff that he...More

1  Thank Layla T
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Reviewed 17 January 2017

Very nice plus to go for Oklahoma history. You can see things from years back. Also have things for kids to do of good for families

Thank Virginia H
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Reviewed 10 November 2016

I've been to many of the museums exhibits and they are always updating. They are also very active hosting events/artist showcases. Must-see!

Thank frecklesmarie
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