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Chisholm Trail Heritage Center

1000 Chisholm Trail Pkwy, Duncan, OK 73533-1539
+1 580-252-6692
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A Museum Fitting For A Legendary Trail

This is a superb museum preserving and chronicling the history of the Chisholm Trail. There are two... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Bruce W
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
via mobile
Interesting and informative

I live in Duncan and am proud we have this excellent museum that gives insight into the history of... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Stanley C
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Hot Springs
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Museum traces the history of the famous Chisholm cattle trail of the 1870s and 80s.
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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1000 Chisholm Trail Pkwy, Duncan, OK 73533-1539
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+1 580-252-6692
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"art gallery"
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"interactive displays"
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"chisholm trail"
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"large city"
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"all ages"
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"american history"
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"a lot of fun"
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"gift shop"
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"great fun"
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"old west"
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"excellent museum"
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"great place to visit"
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"cowboy songs"
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a superb museum preserving and chronicling the history of the Chisholm Trail. There are two small unique theaters, one that provides a total experience for the senses during the film and the other theater with animated figures who speak and tell stories of...More

Thank Bruce W
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I live in Duncan and am proud we have this excellent museum that gives insight into the history of the Chisholm Trail. Very good displays and presentations bring to life what it was like during this time. It is one of the more enjoyable things...More

Thank Stanley C
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Disney helped design two of the talking presentations=Jesse explaining about the cattle trails to a rookie cowboy and the large TV production of traveling on a cattle drive, complete with a very light rain shower on the audience and smells of being on a cattle...More

Thank Arlene C
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A well-run, informative, hands-on museum for the entire family. Nice exhibits with a cute diorama. Very inexpensive for the time spent.

Thank Shaman_Al
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Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

Go and see this amazing place giving tribute to our ancestors who really struggled to make a better life for themselves and their families. Do not miss the surprising movie. The staff is very helpful.

Thank rschafer2016
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

Extensive collection of artifacts and western art are presented like a first-class museum in large city even though it is in a small city. Center explains a lot of Chisholm Trail and western culture in very roomy and modern environment. It reminded me of Eiteljorg...More

Thank Michael J
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Reviewed 30 April 2018

This relatively new state of the art museum has it all. Outside is Paul Moore's huge (34' long, 11' high and 7' wide) "On the Chisholm Trail" bronze sculpture. The sidewalk is a map of the trail highlighting points of interest along the way. Inside...More

Thank Joan W
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Reviewed 1 January 2018

Pleasantly surprised. This was a last minute decision to stop in. The interactive exhibits were a hit with our 2 grandchildren who live in the area. Great for a cold and chilly day.

Thank M B
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Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Stopped in and was surprised at the uniqueness and quality of the displays, activities, and interactive displays. A must for everyone, at least once.

1  Thank keithwI4529BD
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Reviewed 3 July 2017

I wasn't quite ready for this! Our first stop was the theatre in which we view (and feel) a cattle drive. When the weather turned cold and windy in the film, we actually felt the wind and cold. Then came the rain and sure enough,...More

3  Thank Francine14
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