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July 9, 2018

Contact: Jason Harris
Chisholm Trail Museum, Oklahoma Historical Society
Office: 405-375-5176

Museum Campout at Chisholm Trail Museum in Kingfisher

KINGFISHER, Okla. — The Chisholm Trail Museum in Kingfisher will host the museum’s first urban campout on August 4–5, 2018. Campers can begin arriving at 6 p.m. on Saturday evening, and the campout ends at 9 a.m. on Sunday morning.

During this family-friendly event, participants will spread out their bedrolls on the museum grounds and participate in activities such as dancing, traditional games, music, storytelling and roasting hot dogs and s’mores. Campers should dress for the weather and bring a lawn chair. Registration is required and one adult chaperone is needed for every six children. The cost is $3 per person, or $15 per family. Please contact the museum at 405-375-5176 to reserve your place.

The Chisholm Trail Museum is located at 605 Zellers Avenue in Kingfisher, Okla. The museum’s regular hours of operation are Tuesday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. For more information about the Chisholm Trail Museum, please call 405-375-5176 or visit www.ctokmuseum.org.

The Chisholm Trail Museum 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.


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