We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Five Civilized Tribes Museum

Agency Hill, Honor Heights Drive, Muskogee, OK 74401
918-683-1701
Website
Improve this listing
Ranked #7 of 13 Attractions in Muskogee
Type: History Museums, Specialty Museums
Most recent review
- Oct 14, 2014
Write a Review

30 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    9
    8
    9
    1
    3
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • German first
  • Any
English first
Murphysboro, Illinois
Contributor
18 reviews 18 reviews
5 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

This is an old home with a really nice exhibit. The staff there are very informative and quick to answer questions. Exhibit will entice you to want to learn more about the culture surrounding the tribes who occupied this great land

Was this review helpful? Yes
Oklahoma City, OK USA
Top Contributor
231 reviews 231 reviews
46 attraction reviews
116 helpful votes 116 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

This tiny museum is very nice. It displays great American Indian art and has different exhibitions throughout the year. Take walk in Honor Heights park and visit the museum.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Spring Grove, Illinois
Top Contributor
93 reviews 93 reviews
26 attraction reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

This is defiantly a small museum in an 1875 Indian Agency House set up by the U.S. Government. The 2nd floor show cases some beautiful art work. Fees: Adult $3.00 & $2.00 for Seniors.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Richardson, Texas
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Neat building, a few things teaching you about each of the tribes. Info about the various seminaries and colleges that have been in Muskogee. Art on the 2nd floor was the best part.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
12 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Had a few exhibits of each tribe and where they can from. The master art show was good to see and was glad I saw it while it was there. Have been to the National American Indian museum in DC multiple times and have wanted more information on the five Tribes and their beliefs and history. This museum could be... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Claremore, Oklahoma
Top Contributor
226 reviews 226 reviews
62 attraction reviews
133 helpful votes 133 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

If you are looking for a large museum you may be disappointed. The exibits are very good and for those interested in Native American History I think you will find it worth your time. If you come in April when the Azaleas are in bloom be sure to drive through Honor Heights Park which in right in this area.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Tulsa, Oklahoma
Top Contributor
56 reviews 56 reviews
26 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

This museum is in an old building that was built in 1875 and you can certainly tell by the creaky stairs and old wood floors, which is something I love in a old historical place. There is a small museum with a few artifacts and information about the Trail of Tears. Upstairs is an art exhibit. There is a gift... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Wayne City, IL
Top Contributor
61 reviews 61 reviews
5 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2013

The best thing about this place is the drive up the little road to get to it! The leaves were beautiful! This place is so tiny! You can't use your camera, & it's not informative at all! There weren't many displays. (The ones that were there were so common!) The art work on the 2nd floor was ok. I don't... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Fayetteville, Arkansas
Top Contributor
209 reviews 209 reviews
32 attraction reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2013

We didn't get to see it, they were closed. I wish they would open on Sunday and maybe close on Monday or something. I don't think we are the only people who sometimes only have a Sunday to go do and see things. We ended up going to tour the USS Batship. It was wonderful, and I highly recommend it.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Rogers, Arkansas
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

What I liked about the place is it's well thought out and there is a lot to see. Too bad you cannot take photos and it's a little hard to find cause it's right next door to the hospital. But it was nice to see them preserving history so others can see how it was back then.

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Five Civilized Tribes Museum also viewed

 

Been to Five Civilized Tribes Museum? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing