Museum of the Western Prairie

Museum of the Western Prairie1100 Memorial Dr
Altus, OK 73521

Phone: 580-482-1044
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Have you ever looked at a vast American landscape and wondered how the pioneers settled the land? If so, the Museum of Western Prairie in Altus can enlighten you. This museum shares the powerful and vibrant history of Native Americans, trail bosses, cowboys, ranchers and homesteaders who settled the area. Two large galleries at the museum are filled with inspiring exhibits and the museum also showcases an authentic half dugout, an 1891 ranch house, a working windmill and pioneer farm equipment. 

The Museum of the Western Prairie's collection of more than 35,000 artifacts and photographs ...

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

  • Group Amenities: Bus/Motorcoach Parking

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Tuesday

10:00 am

5:00 pm

Wednesday

10:00 am

5:00 pm

Thursday

10:00 am

5:00 pm

Friday

10:00 am

5:00 pm

Saturday

10:00 am

5:00 pm

From Hwy 62 or Hwy 283 in Altus, follow the large green and white Oklahoma Department of Transportation signs to the museum.

Primary Contact:

Jennie Buchanan




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