The town of Cushing's nickname, "The Pipeline Crossroads of the World," gives a vivid snapshot of its history as an oil boomtown. Learn more about the humble beginnings of Cushing and its neighboring towns Yale and Perkins while exploring attractions from both yesterday and today.Learn More
Jim Thorpe Home
Take a tour of the former home of 1912 Olympian Jim Thorpe. Head inside and explore artifacts and displays of Thorpe's track and field awards, as well as many family items. This two-bedroom house is the only home Jim Thorpe ever owned and includes a log cabin that sits beside it. While stepping inside the home of one of the twentieth century's greatest athletes, be sure to gaze at some of Thorpe's most treasured possessions.