Bank Museum - Oologah, OK
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter
N 36° 26.826 W 095° 42.593
15S E 257123 N 4036953
Quick Description: Pre-Statehood Bank open to the public
Location: Oklahoma, United States
Date Posted: 9/23/2010 12:39:43 PM
Waymark Code: WM9R99
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member NJBiblio
Views: 1

Long Description:
On the southwest corner of Cooweescoowee Avenue and Maple Street in Oologah, stands the Bank of Oologah. Built in 1906, the bank operated here until 1932, when the Depression forced its closing.

The building was restored in 1985 and is open for guided tour. Pre-statehood furnishings and equipment remain, as well as period items donated by local residents.

Admission is Free.
Hours Open: M-F 9-5
Sat - 10-2
Phone: 918-443-2790

Restoration of this bank building inspired the rebirth of historic downtown Oologah, birthplace of Will Rogers.
Cultural History of early Oklahoma

Street Address:
202 Cooweescoowee Avenue Oologah, OK 74053

Food Court: no

Gift Shop: no

Hours of Operation:
M-F: 9-5 Sa: 10-2

Cost: 0.00 (listed in local currency)

Museum Size: Small

Relevant Web Site: [Web Link]

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