Cherokee Heritage Center
Tahlequah, OK 74451
Toll Free: 888-999-6007
Located on 44 heavily wooded acres tucked away in the Oklahoma foothills of the Ozark Mountains, the Cherokee Heritage Center in Tahlequah provides information about Cherokee history and culture in a variety of ways. The center is home to the 1710 Cherokee Village, Adams Corner Rural Village, the Trail of Tears exhibit, the Cherokee National Museum and the Cherokee Family Research Center.
The 1710 Cherokee Village, also known as Diligwa, is a new outdoor living exhibit meant to take visitors back to early Cherokee trading days. Discover the life of the people in the early 18th century through interpretive stations, residential sites and more. Walk through 14 stations that detail the historic landscape in 1710 and demonstrate a range of cultural practices such as-- stick ball, basket making, flintknapping and blow gun making. The exhibit features a summer house, winter house, corn crib, kitchen garden and a council house. Two recreation areas showcase Cherokee games from centuries ago that are still played today.
Discounts: Senior Discount
Facility Amenities: ADA Compliant, Credit Cards Accepted, Gift Shop
Group Amenities: Accommodates Tour Groups, Bus/Motorcoach Parking, Group Rates Available, Tour Group Welcome Reception
Suitable for Ages: Adults (18+), Children (up to 12), Teens (13-18)
Tour Information: Group Tours, Guided Tours, Self-guided tours
December-February: Tuesday-Saturday, 9am-5pm
College Students with ID: $7.50
Students (K-12): $5
Under 5: Free
The first Saturday of each month, federally recognized Cherokee citizens and a guest receive free admission.
Group rates are available for 10 or more. Call for more information.
While every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the pricing listed above, prices are subject to change without notice.
Located 6 miles south of Tahlequah, just off Hwy 62. Turn east on Willis Rd. Follow Willis Rd and turn right on S Keeler Dr.
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