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Dalton Gang Hideout

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Interesting little stop.

Though this is a smaller museum it has quite a few pieces on display. The tunnel and documents... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
dcf0ster
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Elk City, Oklahoma
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Small but packed with interesting history to learn about. Surprised at how small the "hideout... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Maggi B
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502 S Pearlette St, Meade, KS 67864-6753
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Though this is a smaller museum it has quite a few pieces on display. The tunnel and documents associated with Dalton gang are pretty interesting. Was well worth the 5 dollars. The guy that works in the gift shop is a history buff as well...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Small but packed with interesting history to learn about. Surprised at how small the "hideout" house was. Also totally enjoyed learning about the rest of the Dalton siblings.

Thank Maggi B
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Passing through Meade on the way home. We decided to stop and go through this. It is a small but very interesting museum. I learned of some Oklahoma hometown connections that I never knew about until this visit. I don't consider myself a history buff,...More

Thank doodlebug502
Reviewed 14 December 2017

I had never been to Meade, so as we were driving toward Liberal my husband started telling me about the Dalton Gang's Hide, it sounded great, so we took a side trip over to Meade. The gentleman working at the museum was super sweet even...More

Thank JustGina56287
Reviewed 13 October 2017

really worth a visit. Knew the name but not much about them controvery to Jesse James,Wyatt Earp, Doc Holiday and so on. It was so interesting to learn more about life and dead of the Daltons, their family and to visit the small but interesting...More

Thank eva1500
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Great stop for fans of the old West. Interesting museum and dog friendly. The tunnel has been modernized, but that is understandable. Good information on the Dalton family. The docent was super friendly and informative. Don't miss the two headed calf and the Albino raccoon...More

Thank Kevin B
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Buy tickets at the barn $5pp. The friendly docent gave us a brochure and gave us information about the complex. The complex encompasses the barn, a museum on the top floor of the barn, and a tunnel which you enter from the barn and walk...More

Thank pasherry
Reviewed 17 May 2017

An interesting, authentic stop on an otherwise boring ride on hwy 54. The host was pleasant and informative. They did a good job of gathering old newspaper articles and documents. It is probably run by volunteers, but someone should do so e dusting!

Thank tomorrowsantiques
Reviewed 22 April 2017

You can almost feel the vibe of these notorious outlaws. Be sure to get a little of the history from the docent so your imagination can take over with your own summary of the events that might have led to the tunnel escapes!

Thank Teresa R
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

We saw a brochure for this and realized it was on our way across 54 in Meade, KS. It is well worth the $5.00! You can visit the museum and gift shop that is in the barn, hear the history of the area from the...More

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autumngarden29
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Response from greglinmon | Reviewed this property |
There are several smaller independent motels that I have not stayed at but they look nice from road. However dodge city and liberal kansas both have lots of chain hotels. They are half hour 9n each side of Meade.
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