Old Town Museum Complex

Old Town Museum Complex
2717 W 3rd St
Elk City
,
OK
73644
Phone: 580-225-6266
Fax: 580-225-3234

The Old Town Museum, housed in a spacious territorial-era residence, features numerous displays that relate the social and economic progress of western Oklahoma. The National Route 66 Museum and the Farm and Ranch Museum Museum, containing early day farming equipment, are also located within the complex. 

Come to Elk City's Old Town Museum Complex and explore an opera house, chapel, doctor's office, rock schoolhouse, grist mill, two sections of buildings housing replicas of early day Elk City businesses, a depot complete with a miniature train and a replica of Elk City as it was in the 1950s. Visitors will also enjoy a life-size buffalo and longhorn handcrafted in iron by a local Elk City resident. Make sure to visit the on-site Old Town Museum featuring rodeo memorabilia from the Beutler Brothers rodeo collection.

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Amenities
Discounts: Senior Discount
Facility Amenities: ADA Compliant, Credit Cards Accepted, Gift Shop, Meeting Space Available
Group Amenities: Bus/Motorcoach Parking, Group Rates Available, Tour Group Welcome Reception
Highway Corridors (within 5 mi.): I-40, Route 66
Tour Information: Guided Tours
Hours
Sunday: 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Monday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Saturday: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
Hours listed above are summer hours. Winter hours (Labor Day-Memorial Day): Mon-Sat 9am-5pm, Sun 2-5pm. Closed major holidays.
Directions
Located on Route 66. From I-40 eastbound, take Exit 32 and travel 5 miles. From I-40 westbound, take Exit 41 and travel 4.8 miles.

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