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Sam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History

2401 Chautauqua Ave, University of Oklahoma South Campus, Norman, OK 73072-7029
+1 405-325-4712
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A fun and Educational Afternoon

A lovely museum with so much to do. The museum itself was very clean and well maintained. The... read more

Reviewed 13 November 2016
Cain N
via mobile
A Must See if You Come to Norman

The Sam Noble Museum of Natural history is a must see if you are in Norman Oklahoma or passing thru... read more

Reviewed 9 November 2016
John F
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Norman, Oklahoma
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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Travellers talk about
“discovery room” (18 reviews)
“all ages” (34 reviews)
“dinosaur bones” (12 reviews)
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Hours Today: 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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2401 Chautauqua Ave, University of Oklahoma South Campus, Norman, OK 73072-7029
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+1 405-325-4712
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"discovery room"
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"all ages"
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"dinosaur bones"
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"ancient life"
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"hands on activities"
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"great for kids"
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"wonderful exhibits"
in 8 reviews
"native american artifacts"
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"special events"
in 9 reviews
"kids and adults"
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"largest dinosaur"
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"whole family"
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"life size"
in 4 reviews
"scavenger hunt"
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"gift shop"
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"kids love"
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Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

A lovely museum with so much to do. The museum itself was very clean and well maintained. The exibits were large and there was something to interest everyone. Whether it was the giant dino skeletons or earthquake simulator there's something for everyone here. A large...More

Thank Cain N
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Reviewed 9 November 2016

The Sam Noble Museum of Natural history is a must see if you are in Norman Oklahoma or passing thru Norman. The museum is located on the south campus of the University of Oklahoma... just across the street from Barry Switzer's house. The museum is...More

Thank John F
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Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

We are supporting members of this excellent community resource. Educational opportunities for all ages. Audubon Society also meets here on the second Thursday of the month during the fall and winter months. They also have a wonderful gift store which provides wonderful Christmas gifts for...More

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Reviewed 4 October 2016

Lots to see and do for the price, my children always love going to San Noble Museum. The dinosaur bones are awesome along with the forest area on the second floor. lots of hands on things for children to do as well.

Thank Jesse A
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Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Loved the entire place. Lots of history, allow a good 3 hours to see everything. Friendly staff. Amazing displays.

Thank babycatlori
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Reviewed 25 September 2016

This is a great place if you're interested in science and archaeology et al. The displays are interestingly built and the information is outstanding.

Thank Delta4ce1
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Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

This is a great place to spend an afternoon. The girls loved loved loved the dinosaur bones and it is really well done. It is great! We would go again!

Thank Regina S
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Reviewed 13 September 2016

Keep your little ones close when you go in the door because there is a taxidermied Gorilla in a glass case to the right of the ticket desk and it may frighten them. There is a gift shop to the left which everyone will enjoy....More

Thank cesykes
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Reviewed 13 September 2016

This is a nice museum for the whole family, there is a section for kids to learn things as well, but it's not so big that it takes forever. They really have a lot of information and nice displays, I've been there 3 times and...More

Thank michaelsI6065HV
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Reviewed 4 September 2016

Enjoyed seeing the different animals and learning a bit of history. Would love to take my granddaughter there one day.

Thank Tina H
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Mia P
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Response from Kevin D | Reviewed this property |
It will be interesting to you and will get you out of the house, the one year old will probably enjoy it but not really understand what's going on.
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Response from Coopertee | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is! 10:00 to 5:00. Perfect place to spend a hot day.
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Response from NWaggoner | Reviewed this property |
This museum has several exhibits dedicated to findings (fossils, specimens, etc.) native to Oklahoma and had several fossil specimens on our last visit. Because they loan/receive exhibits throughout the year, I would call... More
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