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Sam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History

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Address: 2401 Chautauqua Ave., Norman, OK 73072-7029
Phone Number: 405-325-4712
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Sun 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Something for Everyone!!

I have been several times - with young kids, with teens and adults. Fun, educational , learned something new each time. Excellent exhibits - temporary and permanent.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 6 days ago
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Norman,OK USA
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Norman,OK USA
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I have been several times - with young kids, with teens and adults. Fun, educational , learned something new each time. Excellent exhibits - temporary and permanent.

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Grove, Oklahoma
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we make a point of stopping by here when in the norman area. nice musuem, it is on the smaller size of musuems but it is packed with lots to see and do .

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Seattle, Washington
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78 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The displays are beautiful and the special exhibits can be great (right now its a Shakespeare First Folio, Galileo, and a collection of 16th century books on natural history). Great place to take kids who are curious and/or interested in science or nature. This is not a full-day outing, but could easily be combined with other activities in Norman to... More 

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Bucharest, Romania
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26 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good history, great things to see and to spend some quality time with the family! Like it and enjoyed it even though I'm not the museum type. If you are in the are I don't see why not give it a try...

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Norman, Oklahoma
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent museum! From the dinosaurs to the natural world to the early prehistoric archaeological materials and finally, historic Oklahoma Native American artifacts, all ages will find something interesting here. Many hands on exhibits for children.

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Blanchard
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31 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Kids will love this museum! My son sure did!! Easy parking and won't break the bank taking family there.

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Thank Okiemom2007
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2016

I visited with my son's family. Great for families especially young children (pre-K and Kindergarten ages) and reasonable prices.

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Gladewater, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016

Whenever we go to Norman, we usually find this museum has something new and interesting to see. The standard exhibits are very good, too.

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Norman, Oklahoma
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16 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2016 via mobile

Awesome exhibits with lots of educational information. Great for kids with hands on fun. Definitely with a visit when in Norman.

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Edmond, Oklahoma
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2015

Great small dinosaur exhibit with hands-on areas...the Native American exhibit upstairs is excellent.

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