Coo-Y-Yah Museum

Coo-Y-Yah Museum 847 Hwy 69 S 8th St
Pryor, OK 74361

Phone: 918-825-2575   918-825-2222
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Meaning "place of the huckleberries," this museum is housed in the Katy Railroad Depot and operated by the Mayes County Historical Society. Artifacts and exhibits feature the Cherokee and Osage Indians, art and local history items including an 8x10 foot oil-on-canvas of Nathaniel Pryor, a rare salt-glazed pottery collection, 1800s printing press, exhibits include the 1942 tornado, 1917 blacksmith tools, early day Salina, Pensacola Dam, the Whitaker Home and a Native American Art Gallery.

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

  • General Information: Free admission

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

  • Highway Corridors (within 5 mi.): US-69

  • Tour Information: Guided Tours





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Located on north side of Hwy 69 at 8th St.

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Betty Thomas

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From Carole Beutz on 07/02/13

Hello. If this is the red brick building museum next to McD's then it wasn't opened. The sign posted on the building showed it should have been.

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