Fort Gibson Historic Site & Interpretative Center
Fort Gibson, OK 74434
Fort Gibson, in operation from 1824 to 1890, was the first army post in Indian Territory. The historic site encompasses 80 acres of grounds with 29 historic buildings and numerous archeological ruins. Exhibits and living history programs relate to the settlement of Indian Territory and the development of the fort through its 70 years of occupation. Considered a National Historic Landmark, official National Trail of Tears Site and a designated "American Treasure," the site features a museum, visitors center, book shop and numerous period rooms.
Discounts: Senior Discount
Facility Amenities: Credit Cards Accepted, Gift Shop
Group Amenities: Bus/Motorcoach Parking, Group Rates Available
Tour Information: Guided Tours
Oct 15-Apr 14: Closed Tue-Wed.
From Hwy 62, turn onto Hwy 80 at traffic light. Proceed about 1.5 miles to log fort. Or, turn right at next light, then left on 80A to visitors center. Located on Hwy 80 in Fort Gibson, 7 miles east of Muskogee on Hwy 62.
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