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Woolaroc Ranch, Museum & Wildlife Preserve

Rt 3, Bartlesville, OK 74003
918 336 0307
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Ranked #1 of 11 Attractions in Bartlesville
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: History Museums, Ranchs, Nature/ Wildlife Areas
Activities: Group tours/safari, Viewing wildlife
Description: This ranch and nature reserve takes its name from the woods, lakes and rocks of its 3,600 acres.
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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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56 reviews 56 reviews
26 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

This is a wonderful place to bring your family and spend the day. There is so much to do from the huge museum of western history to a petting zoo. What impressed me most was how clean & well kept the place is. They said we could have a picnic anywhere on the grounds- and there's a lot of grounds!... More

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Oklahoma
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Liked animals near your car on drive to museum and lodge; wished you could see more of the lodge's rooms.

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Camdenton, Missouri
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60 reviews 60 reviews
22 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

It was well worth the price of admission for us. We saw buffalo, emus, ostriches, deer and a number of other animals. The lodge is picturesque but the museum was a highlight for me. The statues in front of the lodge by Joe Beeler were incredible. The museum has a fantastic pistol and rifle collection but also has a wealth... More

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Kansas City, Missouri
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

There is a lot to see even before you drive the two miles from the gate to the museum. It is a nature preserve so that are lots of animals, including bison with calves at this time of year. The museum itself is huge it has multiple rooms devoted to Indian artifacts and art, cowboy saddles, firearms, and art, and... More

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Santa Rosa, California
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151 reviews 151 reviews
38 attraction reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

What a wonderful place--makes you appreciate the beauty of this part of Oklahoma. The museum alone is worth a visit, but kids will love seeing the animals and the ranch is just beautiful. Watch for the water buffalo in the lake.

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Grand Junction, Colorado, United States
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70 reviews 70 reviews
23 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Pack a picnic and plan to spend an afternoon here! There is so much history waiting to be learned, not only about Frank Phillips and Oklahoma, but also about his collections from all over the world.

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melbourne
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

The museum was absolutely fascinating with its Indian history and beautiful Indian paintings. Plenty of wild life even a couple of emus(we are from Australia) The only down side was the take away food was very pricey( 1 hotdog for $3.50) and almost inedible so take your own picnic there were plenty of tables to sit at. All in all... More

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Wichita, Kansas
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

We absolutely loved this Museum. A lot to see and do. Awesome collection of paintings, Native American artifacts, and beautiful wildlife area. Will be going back again to spend more time there. 10 out of 10!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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edmond OK
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35 reviews 35 reviews
8 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Please visit this breathtaking property lovingly cared for by the Phillips family. Museum is incredible, lodge was so rich with history, the docent told some great history/funny stories, hiking was excellent, wildlife abundant, staff helpful & friendly, picnic friendly...so clean & well maintained. $10 per person. Peaceful setting, you will be impressed with this treasure.

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Oklahoma
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

I didn't know what to expect but this was beautiful. Beautiful grounds! Big museum with lots to see. They even had some beautiful paintings by Thomas Moran.

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