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Address: 1721 N Lincoln Blvd, Oklahoma City, OK 73105-4911
Phone Number: +1 405-235-4058
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Historic home of William Fremont Harn who came to Oklahoma Territory as a...

Historic home of William Fremont Harn who came to Oklahoma Territory as a Federal Agent to settle Land Run disputes in 1891. The Harn House was built in 1904 when he and Mrs. Alice Moores Harn decided to make Oklahoma Territory their permanent home. Since that time, other historic buildings from other locations have been added to the property. The mission of the Harn Homestead Museum is to preserve the historic homestead and educate the public about the territorial years of Oklahoma. The Harn Homestead Museum is proud to be a part of Adventure Road.

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Interesting history of Oklahoma

Enjoyed stopping here and learning more of how this area was settled. The property is well cared for and close to the capital.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
Marliza60
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Webster Groves, Missouri
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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had a good time! I took my brother and niece and enjoyed it very much. We took lot of pictures of LOTS of interesting things like the car in the Working Barn and the farm equipment that was around the property. We loved it!

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Went here with my daughters school field trip and everyone loved it. We want to go back. It was kind of like stepping back in time,

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Webster Groves, Missouri
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Enjoyed stopping here and learning more of how this area was settled. The property is well cared for and close to the capital.

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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101 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

Really fascinating story about the Harn Homestead, next door to the "Capitol" of Oklahoma buildings, and next door to the area where all the oil wells were drilled on the Capitol grounds (some still standing) in the twenties. Some of the buildings are re-built or replicas, but it does not take away from the history.

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MLG5, Manager at Harn Homestead, responded to this review

Thank you so much!! We are glad you enjoyed your visit. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016 via mobile

Is rly gud. Good sights, great staff, great price and cool exhibits. I highly recommend this to anybody interested

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Corpus Christi
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

I set out to tour this bright & early on a Monday morning. I was surprised at how dilapidated the house was. The grounds were interesting, & had a small garden, a barn, a newer event barn, an old schoolhouse (not open on this day), a rustic cabin & a rustic home for a family member to live in, &... More 

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MLG5, Manager at Harn Homestead, responded to this review

I'm sorry you were disappointed. I certainly enjoyed giving you your tour and having you as a guest on the property. More 

Southern USA
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

Traveled from Georgia to Oklahoma City because my husband and I love history. After having read the history of Harn Homestead, we were eager for our visit. Arrived at 2PM on a cloudy, windy, rain any time Monday afternoon to find we were the only visitors. When we entered the visitors center a woman looked up and asked, "what do... More 

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MLG5, Manager at Harn Homestead, responded to this review

I am so sorry to hear that your visit fell short of your expectations and thank you for taking the time to let us know about it. I will certainly speak to the staff about all of the concerns that were addressed in this review. I'm not sure what disappoints me more: That you found us lacking and wrote about... More 

Palatine, Illinois
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016 via mobile

I was recommended to visit by a lovely gentleman at one the rest stop tourist offices. It was a good tip. This is about a minute from the Capitol building. It was the original homestead that donated the land to build the Capitol. As I visited on a Saturday when a private event was setting up I was only able... More 

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MLG5, Manager at Harn Homestead, responded to this review

Thank you so much for stopping by! As you noted, due to private events on the property on the weekends; our hours of operation are Monday-Friday. We hope you make it back to Oklahoma City again and get a chance to visit when we are open. More 

oklahoma
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2016 via mobile

I have lived here 59 years & did not know this was here. What a jewel in the middle of the city. You walk through the gates & it is like you have gone to 1889.. worth a stop & the money

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MLG5, Manager at Harn Homestead, responded to this review

Thank you so much! We are glad you enjoyed your visit. More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2016 via mobile

Didn't get to go in because they are only open Monday thru Friday and we travel 4 hours to see different sights and this was one we wanted to see but we can only do weekends. So disappointed

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Thank Urdazzled
MLG5, Manager at Harn Homestead, responded to this review

We are sorry to hear you are disappointed. The museum serves as a private event venue on the weekends and due to previous issues with museum visitors disrupting those activities, we had no alternative but to restrict access to only those who have rented the property on Saturdays and Sundays. We explain this on our website, our FB page, and... More 

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