PO Box 515, 3 mi S of Tahlequah off US 62, Tahlequah Oklahoma 74465
Story of the Cherokee people and the Trail of Tears is related through a museum, living history villages and summer amphitheatre performances.
Closed Thanksgiving and Christmas. Group tours by appointment; handicapped accessible; motorcoach parking. Fees vary.
Other History nearby:
(Tahlequah) Adams Corner Rural Village
(Catoosa) Arkansas River Historical Society Museum
(Muskogee) Ataloa Lodge
(Claremore) Belvidere Mansion
(Broken Arrow) Broken Arrow Historical Society Museum
(Tahlequah) Cherokee Heritage Center
11/13 Coming to The Tahlequah 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.
National Poultry Festival Rogers AR June14-15 In addition to a music concert, the weekend events includes a golf tournament, fishing tournament, skeet shoot, horseshoe tournament, ladies luncheon, motorcycle rally, kids’ activities, ice cream socials, a barbecue cooking contest, and a barbecue fair where delicious food can be sampled.
Johnson County Peach Festival Clarksville AR July25-28 Johnson County Peach Festival is the oldest festival in the State. Concessionaires bring their wares from good ol' home cookin' to handmade arts and crafts. Enjoy live entertainment and don't miss the Peach Cobbler Bake-Off and Jam/Jelly Contest.
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.
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.