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Atoka Museum & Confederate Cemetery

258 N Highway 69, Atoka, OK 74525-2903
+1 580-889-7192
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Interesting County Museum

I love county museums and I wish they got more funding. There were items and information from the... read more

Reviewed 30 December 2017
Gallivanting_Gypsy
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Shawnee, Oklahoma
A diamond in the rough

This little museum is hiding within an unassuming building nestled in a Confederate cemetery. The... read more

Reviewed 13 April 2017
smbyers
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“log cabin” (2 reviews)
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258 N Highway 69, Atoka, OK 74525-2903
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+1 580-889-7192
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Reviewed 30 December 2017

I love county museums and I wish they got more funding. There were items and information from the battle itself. There is a skeleton of a baby dinosaur. In the second room, there is an exhibit of Lane Frost among other things. They had one...More

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Reviewed 13 April 2017

This little museum is hiding within an unassuming building nestled in a Confederate cemetery. The graves here contain remains of soldiers but the building houses displays from that time period forward. There are life displays along with info on the actual people who are portrayed....More

Thank smbyers
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Reviewed 29 January 2017

The road sign reads, Confederate Cemetery and Info Center. I like old cemeteries, so I decided to stop. This place is a rest stop, information center, and a museum. They have fun souvenirs and postcards for sale and lots of things to see. If you're...More

Thank KRISTYFOXROCKS
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Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Would have like to spend time here,but was closed not open on weekend. You would think that's when they would be

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Reviewed 19 December 2015

Very worth the stop to see all the items in the museum. Nice collection and well displayed. They also have local history of the area.

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Reviewed 14 August 2015

We had driven through Atoka a number of times and I had never noticed this museum. I discovered it on the internet and this time I was seeking it out. It is right on Hwy 69 about a mile north of town on the east...More

1  Thank okiesooner09
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Reviewed 11 September 2014

So I was passing by the rest stop sign and pulled in to this little gem. Lots of history and displays, lots of local history. I noticed a man that was talking about his descendants and he was looking for information to fill his family...More

1  Thank AARDVARKKILLER
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Reviewed 18 June 2014

Both sides of my family are from the Atoka and Coal county areas of southwestern Oklahoma. My families have had stories, and yarns too, all of my life and while visiting the museum in Atoka, I was able to put together parts of my rich...More

1  Thank RaeMagbyFitzPatrick
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Reviewed 4 January 2014 via mobile

Lots of interesting history that gets passed up easily. There is a super cool confederate graveyard behind the museum! Also, a small dinosaur skeleton on display that is really neat! Highly recommend stopping here...

2  Thank RockingT-Ranch
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Reviewed 19 December 2013 via mobile

I pass through here often. And was glad I stopped here today. Good local history, with nice exhibits of county history and local legends. Was especially glad to see the exhibit of Lane Frost - who I knew growing up, and surprised to see that...More

3  Thank D W
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