Gardner Mansion & Museum

Gardner Mansion & Museum 6745 E US Hwy 70
Broken Bow, OK 74728

Phone: 580-584-6588   580-306-1511
Fax: 580-584-6588
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The Gardner Mansion & Museum is the 1884 home of Choctaw Chief Jefferson Gardner. It houses a large collection of Indian artifacts and fossils. Near the home is a 2,000-year-old Cypress tree known as a landmark to early Choctaws traveling the Trail of Tears.

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  • Facility Amenities: Gift Shop

  • Group Amenities: Bus/Motorcoach Parking

  • Tour Information: Guided Tours





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Adults: $5

Children 6-11: $3

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 east of Broken Bow on Hwy 70.

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From jenny on 03/24/15

I have been to plenty of museums & historical houses all over this country, but this one is the most unique because it combines the two. The place is not fancy by museum curating standards, but the collection of things to see is world class! The house was built in 1884 and there is a myriad of things inside that make it definitely worth stopping by. I'd call the number for directions. The best part was the very bright & friendly 85 year old owner who gave us a personal tour.

From Staff on 10/29/14

Robin, museum admission is $5 for adults and $3 for children ages 6-11. For more information, please call 580-584-6588. Best wishes and thank you for using!

From robin holland on 10/29/14

What is the cost of the museum? We may be coming this weekend.

From Staff on 07/12/13

Melody, please give the Gardner Mansion & Museum a call at 580-584-6588, and they will be able to answer your question. Best wishes and thank you for using!

From Melody Cuni on 07/11/13

Do you have any work by David Stocker the taxidermist from Coweta at your Musuem? Thank you

From Michele Henry on 07/27/12

My family & I really enjoyed our time at this wonderful place. The mansion itself is packed with history, let alone all the objects inside of it. And you receive the always appreciated southern hospitality. I hope that my family & I will be able to go back again soon.

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