National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum
More than 10 million visitors from around the world have sought out this unique museum to gain better understanding of the West: a region and a history that permeates our national culture. The Museum features a superb collection of classic and contemporary Western art, including works by Frederic
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Best of the West (Grades 3 – 12): The frontier was home to many indigenous tribes and settled by rugged, versatile pioneers. During this program students will compare and contrast Native American and non-Indian lifestyles, explore the legend of the American cowboy, analyze and interpret premier Western art using visual thinking strategy inquiry, and identify how artifacts and artwork... View more
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Free or Reduced Admission and Bus Transportation Stipends for School Groups
Often schools pass on the cost of field trip admission to students. With 62% of Oklahoma students receiving free or reduced lunches, admission cost can be a large hurdle. The Museum may be able to provide free or reduced admission for Oklahoma schoolchildren in grades K – 12, including public, private, charter, or home school groups. One chaperone for every even students is admitted complimentary.
The Museum may be able to offset the expense of bus transportation too. A limited number of bus are available.
Preference will be for teacher workshop participants and those schools with 50% students on free or reduced lunches.
Contact us at (405) 478-2250 ext. 241 about free or reduced admission and bus stipends of $125 to offset transportation expenses for your students.
Docent facilitated tours for students are offered Monday through Friday. The following guided programs are available. Each experience is designed to last 60 minutes unless noted otherwise.
Teacher-directed tours are available Monday through Friday.
National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum
1700 NE 63rd St, Oklahoma City, OK 73111
Pre-K to 6th
tax exempt: $3.50
7th to 12th
tax exempt: $4.50
tax exempt: $10.00
If you must cancel a tour, please leave a voice-mail message with the at (405) 478-2250, Ext. 241 48 hours before of your scheduled visit. A cancellation fee of $30 will be billed to the business office of those groups failing to make a cancellation. (This does not apply to weather related cancellations.)