2122 US 74 S.
Purcell, OK 73080
Phone: (405) 527-5603
Fax: (405) 527-0804
Gaylord-Pickens Oklahoma Heritage Museum
Tu to Fr from 09:00 AM to 05:00 PM,Sa to Sa from 10:00 AM to 05:00 PMThis museum is housed in the ornate Mid-Continent Life Insurance building and its primary goal is to inform visitors about the many contributions that Oklahomans have provided to their state and country. Some of the highlights are the 'Bust Gallery', which displays the sculptured likenesses of famous Oklahomans like Maria Tallchief, Ralph Ellison and Mickey Mantle. There is also an interactive exhibit about the Chickasaw Nation and the Chesapeake Oklahoma Theater is located inside. Additionally, the museum provides a backdrop for other events such as field trips, workshops, weddings, etc. Check website for more details and information.