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Sam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History

2401 Chautauqua Ave, University of Oklahoma South Campus, Norman, OK 73072-7029
+1 405-325-4712
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Wondergul Place to Visit

Took the whole family from 3 to 65 years old. Love the setup and how the exhibits flow, did not... read more

Reviewed April 16, 2016
Doug083
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Gene Autry, Oklahoma
A Fun Way To Spend An Afternoon!

We love to spend a few hours here when visiting OU. There are many wonderful exhibits to look at... read more

Reviewed April 7, 2016
LynninNM
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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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  • Average3%
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2401 Chautauqua Ave, University of Oklahoma South Campus, Norman, OK 73072-7029
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Reviewed April 16, 2016

Took the whole family from 3 to 65 years old. Love the setup and how the exhibits flow, did not like having to pay extra for a video game exhibit but I guess they have to make money.

Thank Doug083
Reviewed April 7, 2016

We love to spend a few hours here when visiting OU. There are many wonderful exhibits to look at. It's clean and the docents are very helpful and friendly. Easy to find. Great parking. Fun gift shop.

Thank LynninNM
Reviewed April 6, 2016

Most likely my first choice for something to see probably would not have been the Sam Noble Ok. Museum except our son took us there and was I SO wrong. Talk about an modern/innovative Museum--this museum was a rewarding and unique experience. Here are the...More

Thank Ron A
Reviewed March 31, 2016 via mobile

Upon arrival I noticed this absolutely huge building. There was plenty of parking and not very many people there. The price of admission wasn't bad but it didn't include everything they offered that day. I was there with my daughters class and there was some...More

Thank Colby J
Reviewed March 23, 2016 via mobile

We've visited several times and have loved each visit. The exibits are put together very well and include hands on activities for the little ones. Its also a lovely location for receptions and parties.

Thank Kristen W
Reviewed March 19, 2016 via mobile

Thought there would be more dinosaurs, and the dinosaur dig area was pretty lame. Basically brushing sand around with paint brushes. Lots of reading and exhibits that seem more interesting for adults rather than children. Glad we checked it out, but probably won't be back...More

Thank Liz_1724
Reviewed March 15, 2016

If you are visiting Norman, or in the area, you have to spend some time in the natural history museum. Great for people of all ages.... Yummy cafe and great gift shop!

Thank AAAGrrrrl
Reviewed March 8, 2016 via mobile

Nice museum with lot of history of Oklahoma animals and culture. Docents are knowledgable and friendly. Not attention holding for my 5 yr old but a lot to see.

Thank GandGRoss
Reviewed March 2, 2016

I've been here a few times.. always great displays, huge museum and stuff to do for kids and adults alike! Check it out!!!

Thank theDunnFam
Reviewed February 21, 2016 via mobile

We had a solid day. The kids were very happy and that means... mom was too! We thought the staff was wonderful and helpful. They really know their stuff. They made the day informative as well as entertaining. Definitely, worth it if you want to...More

Thank Cathy B
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Mia P
March 13, 2017|
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Response from Kevin D | Reviewed this property |
It will be interesting to you and will get you out of the house, the one year old will probably enjoy it but not really understand what's going on.
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Response from Coopertee | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is! 10:00 to 5:00. Perfect place to spend a hot day.
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Response from NWaggoner | Reviewed this property |
This museum has several exhibits dedicated to findings (fossils, specimens, etc.) native to Oklahoma and had several fossil specimens on our last visit. Because they loan/receive exhibits throughout the year, I would call... More
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