August 22, 2023
History and Haunts Returns to Overholser Mansion in October
OKLAHOMA CITY — The Henry and Anna Overholser Mansion will host its annual History and Haunts tours in October. The tours at the historic home will take place on Saturday, October 7, 14, 27, 28 and 29, from 6-8 p.m. each night.
Visitors will see the home in its nighttime splendor, learn the history of the house and its former occupants, and discover why some say they are still roaming the halls!
Tickets for Preservation Oklahoma, Inc. members will be available starting Monday, August 28. Tickets for the general public go on sale Monday, September 4. Tickets are $25 per person, with no refunds or exchanges allowed.
The Henry and Anna Overholser Mansion is located at 405 NW 15th St. in the historic Heritage Hills neighborhood of Oklahoma City.
The event is presented by Preservation Oklahoma, Inc. It is the state’s only private, nonprofit membership organization that is dedicated to promoting, supporting and coordinating historic preservation activities throughout the state. To learn more about Preservation Oklahoma, please visit www.preservationok.org.
The Henry and Anna Overholser Mansion is an affiliate 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.
Editor’s Note: Photos of the Henry and Anna Overholser Mansion are available upon request.