Citizen Potawatomi Nation Cultural Heritage Center & FireLake Gifts

Citizen Potawatomi Nation Cultural Heritage Center & FireLake Gifts1899 S Gordon Cooper
Shawnee, OK 74801

Phone: 405-878-5830
Toll Free: 800-880-9880
Fax: 405-878-5840
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A primary goal of the Citizen Potawatomi Museum is to preserve and interpret artifacts relevant to indigenous Great Lakes cultures with an emphasis on the Anishinabe Potawatomi. The museum also seeks to facilitate an understanding of history, heritage, values, art, philosophy, crafts, medicines, societal structure and language -- but not merely in an historical sense. The Citizen Potawatomi are living, dynamic people with a bright future. The museum emphasizes the direct connection between ancestors and the Citizen Potawatomi people of today. The theme, therefore, is not 'Who We Were,' ...

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  • Facility Amenities: ADA Compliant, Credit Cards Accepted, Gift Shop, Meeting Space Available

  • General Information: Free admission

  • Group Amenities: Accommodates Tour Groups, Bus/Motorcoach Parking, Tour Group Welcome Reception

  • Highway Corridors (within 5 mi.): US-270

  • Tour Information: Guided Tours

Day

Open

Close

Monday

8:00 am

5:00 pm

Tuesday

8:00 am

5:00 pm

Wednesday

8:00 am

5:00 pm

Thursday

8:00 am

5:00 pm

Friday

8:00 am

5:00 pm

Saturday

10:00 am

3:00 pm

Take I-40, exit 181 to Hwy 177 S. Go approx 7 miles to Hardesty Rd. Turn left at stoplight, then go 1 mile to Gordon Cooper Dr. Turn right at stop sign. On left side of street.

Primary Contact:

Cindy Stewart




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