Founded in 1893, the entirety of downtown Newkirk is on the National Register of Historic Places with the largest collection of limestone buildings in Oklahoma. If you’re after a taste of history in Kaw County, head to the Newkirk Community Museum or the Newkirk Heritage Center.
If you’re looking for a casino getaway, Newkirk has got you covered. This small north-central Oklahoma town offers casinos big and small to fit your gaming style - from the sprawling SouthWind Casino to smaller operations like the 7 Clans Gasino. Newkirk is also home to the Native Lights Casino and 7 Clans First Council Casino, which also has a luxurious on-site hotel.