Tahlequah Area Tourism Council

Tahlequah Area Tourism Council123 E Delaware St
Tahlequah, OK 74464

Phone: 918-456-3742
Fax: 918-456-3751
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There are many stories about the naming of Tahlequah, but many believe the name refers to a meeting arranged to select a site for the union of western Cherokees and the newly arrived eastern Cherokees. Due to heavy rain, only two delegates arrived. According to the legend, the decision to settle on the present site came from the phrase Tah-le-ya-quah, meaning two is enough to decide. The Cherokee syllabary on the street signs and storefronts serves as a tangible link to the city's roots. Today, Tahlequah is the capital of the Cherokee Nation and the United Keetoowah ...

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  • Facility Amenities: Handicapped Parking

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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

Also open Saturday 10am-3pm, Memorial Day - Labor Day.

Primary Contact:

Kathryn Young Kelly

Events

From Oct 24, 2014
to Oct 25, 2014

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