Standing Bear Park, Museum & Education Center

Standing Bear Park, Museum & Education Center601 Standing Bear Pky
Ponca City, OK 74601

Phone: 580-762-1514
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Standing Bear Park, Museum & Education Center in Ponca City honors all Native Americans with a 22-foot bronze statue of Ponca Chief Standing Bear. This outstanding sculpture sits on a 63-acre park that boasts a walking trail among native grasses and wildflowers, a peaceful memorial grove, a pond and outdoor interpretive center. These elements all come together to tell the history of American Indians In Oklahoma.

Visitors to this park are blown away by the larger-than-life sculpture of Standing Bear, erected where the actual chief is believed to have walked more than a century ago. ...

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

  • Group Amenities: Bus/Motorcoach Parking, Tour Group Welcome Reception

Day

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Monday

9:00 am

5:00 pm

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

10:00 am

2:00 pm

Located at the intersection of Hwy 60 & Hwy 177.

Primary Contact:

T.L. Walker




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From WILLIAM HARPER on 06/25/2014

HAVE NOT BEEN THE BUT MUST SEE. CHIEF STANDING BEAR BEAT THE U.S. GOVERNMENT IN TRIAL THAT STOPPED THE PONCA FROM BEING FORCED ONTO THE RESERVATION. LOVE THE STORY OWN THE DVD.


From TravelOK.com Staff on 11/29/2012

Connie, please contact Standing Bear Park, Museum & Education Center directly at 580-762-1514, and we're sure they'll be able to help you. Best wishes and thank you for using TravelOK.com!


 
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