Visit the Oklahoma History Center
Research Center Hours
Tuesday through Saturday
10 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.
Closed Sunday, Monday, and all state holidays
There is no charge to visit the Research Center
Museum Hours and AdmissionMonday through Saturday
10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Closed Sunday, New Year's Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, and Christmas Day
|Seniors (age 62+)||$5|
|Children (under 5)||Free|
|Family (up to 8 people)||$25|
|Group rate (10+)||$7 per person|
|Active-duty military, veterans, |
and dependents (with ID)
Visitors under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
COVID-19 Safety Measures
To protect our guests and staff, the Oklahoma Historical Society recommends that visitors who have not been fully vaccinated wear masks.
The Oklahoma History Center follows all appropriate CDC and Oklahoma State Department of Health COVID-19 guidelines and recommendations on public safety, cleaning practices, and approved cleaning products. We ask that you do not enter the Oklahoma History Center if you have COVID-19, are experiencing symptoms, have a fever, or are otherwise feeling sick or unwell; maintain social distancing in every part of the facility; and use appropriate handwashing techniques.
We have implemented the following procedures to keep all visitors, staff, and volunteers as safe as possible. Restrooms are cleaned and sanitized twice per day, and public counters, door handles, water fountains, elevator buttons, handrails, and light switches are sanitized daily. Also, hand-sanitizing stations are located throughout the building.
If you are planning to visit the Research Center, please view their procedures and safety measures.
Field Trips, Museum Tours, and Events
- Learn more or book your field trip or group tour online
- Explore education classes and events
- Download our Gallery Guide (PDF)
- View the calendar
Discover more about the artifacts and exhibits at the Oklahoma History Center in our audio tour, which is available in English, Spanish, French, and German. Use the tour at the Oklahoma History Center to guide you through exhibits, or listen from home.
Accessibility and Social Story
Complimentary wheelchairs, audio tours, audio tour scripts, and large-print versions of exhibition labels are available. Please ask at the Information Desk. You may also view our social story to prepare for your visit: Webpage | PDF | MS PowerPoint
To learn more about accessibility at the Oklahoma History Center, please visit the accessibility and inclusion resources page.
Location and Directions
Oklahoma History Center
800 Nazih Zuhdi Drive
Oklahoma City, OK 73105
Latitude: 35.493201, Longitude: -97.496695
Take I-44 West to I-35; head south on I-35. Take exit 130 for NE 23rd Street and proceed west past N Kelley Avenue. The entrance is on the right (north) side of NE 23rd Street.
Take I-35 North to the I-40 & I-35 junction. Continue north on I-235 to the NE 23rd exit. Head east (right) on NE 23rd Street. Pass Lincoln Blvd; the entrance is left (north) of NE 23rd Street.
From Will Rogers World Airport
Take I-44 North to the I-40 junction. Head east on I-40 to I-235 junction. Go north on I-235 to NE 23rd Street exit. Head east (right) on NE 23rd St, pass Lincoln Blvd, and the entrance is left (north) of NE 23rd Street.
Take I-35 South; exit on NE 23rd Street. Proceed west past N Kelley 1/4 mile. The entrance is right (north) of NE 23rd Street.
From El Reno
Take I-40 East to I-235 N. Take I-235 N to the NE 23rd Street exit. Head east (right) on NE 23rd Street, pass Lincoln Boulevard, and the entrance is left (north) of NE 23rd Street.
Take I-40 West to I-35 North. Head north on I-35 to NE 23rd Street exit. Proceed west past N Kelley 1/4 mile; the entrance is right (north) of NE 23rd Street.