February 25, 2020
Lantern Tours at the Cherokee Strip Regional Heritage Center
ENID, Okla. — On Friday, March 6, the Cherokee Strip Regional Heritage Center (CSRHC) in Enid will host its annual Lantern Tours. After dark, visitors to the CSRHC’s Humphrey Heritage Village will travel back to the early 1900s, when the town of Enid was young and wild. Lantern-led tours through historic buildings and campsites will explore daily life, complete with its hardships and rewards. Following the tour, guests can enjoy historical entertainment and refreshments.
Tours begin at 7 p.m. and depart every 15 minutes. Tickets are $10 per person and may be purchased by calling 580-237-1907 or online at www.csrhc.org/lantern-tours.
The Cherokee Strip Regional Heritage Center is a division of the Oklahoma Historical Society. The mission of the Oklahoma Historical Society is to collect, preserve and share the history and culture of the state of Oklahoma and its people. Founded in 1893 by members of the Territorial Press Association, the OHS maintains museums, historic sites and affiliates across the state. Through its research archives, exhibits, educational programs and publications the OHS chronicles the rich history of Oklahoma. For more information about the OHS, please visit www.okhistory.org.