P.O. Box 849, 6th and Main, Barnsdall Oklahoma 74002
2216 Toll Free: 918-847-2023
The town of Barnsdall
was once named Bigheart in honor of a prominent Osage chief, "Big Jim" BigHeart. The museum features Cherokee and Osage Nation artifacts and oil refinery items.
Group tours; handicapped accessible; motorcoach parking; donation. Closed major holidays.
Other History nearby:
(Catoosa) Arkansas River Historical Society Museum
(Claremore) Belvidere Mansion
(Barnsdall) Bigheart Museum
(Pawhuska) Cathedral of the Osage
(Arkansas City) Cherokee Strip Land Rush Museum
(Coffeyville) Dalton Defenders Museum
07/15 Coming to The Barnsdall area
OK Mozart Festival Bartlesville OK June9-15 Oklahoma's Premier Music Festival,
OK Mozart brings the highest quality professional musical and cultural experience to the state of Oklahoma and the middle United States.
Tulsa Greek Festival Tulsa OK September19-21 Build your own Greek dinner, enjoy some Greek desserts, buy a Greek cookbook with an area flavor, and imagine the sights, sounds, and smells of Mediterranean life.
Greater Pittsburgh Renaissance Festival West Newton PA August24-September29 Jousters will compete in the Jousting Arena, while the smallest of the kingdom can enjoy their time in the New Children's Realm. Also a Pirate’s Pub and a New upscale Crafts Marketplace. Weekends only.
Arkansas Apple Festival Lincoln AR October4-6 The centerpiece of the festival is the unequalled variety of arts and crafts, featuring works of some of the most talented artisans in the Ozarks. One of the highlights of the Arkansas Apple Festival is the Apple Core Throwing Contest, a test of strength, accuracy, aerodynamics, and just plain luck.