Sod House Museum

Sod House Museum 4628 State Hwy 8
Aline, OK 73716

Phone: 580-463-2441
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Step back in time by walking through Oklahoma's only sod house. At one time thousands of sod houses dotted the plains region of North America. This "Soddy" built by Marshal McCully in 1894 is the only one still standing in Oklahoma that was built in the homestead era. Furnished and preserved by the Oklahoma Historical Society, the sod house features authentic artifacts of early farm life, and the sounds of farm life around you when touring through the sod house.  The museum features a sod plow, along with other artifacts, exhibits, photographs, and a root cellar.  An additional ...

Step back in time by walking through Oklahoma's only sod house. At one time thousands of sod houses dotted the plains region of North America. This "Soddy" built by Marshal McCully in 1894 is the only one still standing in Oklahoma that was built in the homestead era. Furnished and preserved by the Oklahoma Historical Society, the sod house features authentic artifacts of early farm life, and the sounds of farm life around you when touring through the sod house.  The museum features a sod plow, along with other artifacts, exhibits, photographs, and a root cellar.  An additional building displays horse-drawn equipment and period farm implements. Guided tours and educational programs are available with advance notice.

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  • Facility Amenities: ADA Compliant, Gift Shop

  • Group Amenities: Accommodates Tour Groups, Bus/Motorcoach Parking

  • Highway Corridors (within 5 mi.): US-412

  • Suitable for Ages: Adults (18+), Children (up to 12), Teens (13-18)

  • Tour Information: Group Tours, Guided Tours, Self-guided tours

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Open

Close

Tuesday

9:00 am

5:00 pm

Wednesday

9:00 am

5:00 pm

Thursday

9:00 am

5:00 pm

Friday

9:00 am

5:00 pm

Saturday

9:00 am

5:00 pm

Closed on holidays.

Adults: $4

Students (6-18): $2

Children 5 & under: Free

While every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the pricing listed above, prices are subject to change without notice.

Located 4.5 miles north of Cleo Springs on Hwy 8; 1/2 mile north of E0380 Rd in Alfalfa Co.

Primary Contact:

Renee Trindle




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From GaLela Leckie & Choices Insititute on 06/15/12

Miss Renee, Thank you so much for the tour our kids love the experience. Thank you again. The staff and children from Choices Institute.


From Dewey C. on 05/06/12

We so enjoyed the Sod house.I can't remember the ladys name,but she was so friendly,and full of imformation.Thanks!!!!!


From Bonnie Hedges on 04/27/12

If you have any more pillow cases or tea-towels. I want to buy more. Thank you. We loved visiting the Sod House.


 
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