Confederate Memorial Museum & Cemetery
Atoka, OK 74525
Located on the site of a Confederate outpost established to guard the stage road that led into Boggy Depot, Atoka's Confederate Memorial Museum & Cemetery are local gems. The museum offers a unique glimpse into southeast Oklahoma's history starting with an exhibit of prehistoric bones. The museum showcases the rest of the area's history, from the Trail of Tears to the Butterfield Stage Line. Military history is highlighted with a Confederate cannon on display, as well as an assortment of other war memorabilia. Confederate arms and ammunition were stored at Boggy Depot, making it a prime ...
Facility Amenities: ADA Compliant, Credit Cards Accepted, Gift Shop, Handicapped Parking
General Information: Free admission
Group Amenities: Accommodates Tour Groups, Bus/Motorcoach Parking
Highway Corridors (within 5 mi.): US-69, US-75
Tour Information: Guided Tours, Self-guided tours
Located approximately 1/4 mile north of Atoka on the east side of Hwy 69.
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