Three Rivers Museum
Muskogee, OK 74401
The Three Rivers Museum is dedicated to presenting the multi-ethnic history and heritage of the American frontier in the Three Rivers area in eastern Oklahoma where the Arkansas, Grand and Verdigris Rivers meet. The museum is located in the restored Midland Valley Depot in Muskogee. Exhibits fill the passenger and freight areas of the depot and a gift shop is housed in the old ticket booth. Located behind the museum is a 1940's era diesel switch engine that is open for visitors to climb aboard and an African American one room school where classes were held from 1916-1950.
Facility Amenities: ADA Compliant, Credit Cards Accepted, Gift Shop, Handicapped Parking, Meeting Space Available
Group Amenities: Accommodates Tour Groups, Advance Group Reservations Required, Bus/Motorcoach Parking, Complimentary Attraction Passes for Guide/Driver, Group Rates Available, Seating Capacity: 50
Highway Corridors (within 5 mi.): US-69
Suitable for Ages: Adults (18+), Children (up to 12), Teens (13-18)
Tour Information: Customized tours, Group Tours, Guided Tours, Self-guided tours
From Hwy 69, take Okmulgee Ave E to 3rd St, then south to Elgin. From the Muskogee Turnpike, take Shawnee Bypass west to Main St, then south to Elgin.
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