3918 South Mehan Road
Ripley, OK 74062
You will be pleasantly surprised when you discover one of Oklahoma's best-kept secrets -- an off-the-beaten-path museum filled with exhibits about Oklahoma's fascinating past. You'll learn about early-day explorers, lawmen and outlaws, a Civil War battle, and the beginnings of country music. The Gerald Johnson wing includes an extensive collection of early Southwest Indian artifacts.
Annual Civil War Winter Encampment
||Don't miss the annual Civil War winter encampment, February 19, 20, and 21,
1999, at the Washington Irving Trail Museum. Sponsored by the Museum and the
22nd Arkansas of the CSA, the encampment features camp life, drills, and a
reenactment of the Battle of Round Mountains, the first battle of the Civil
War in Indian Territory.
Admission is free.
-->Open 10 to 5 Wednesday through Saturday and 1 to 5 on Sunday
Location: 6 miles east of Stillwater, Oklahoma, on Highway 51 and 3 miles south on the Mehan RoadAdmission is free
For more information http://www.cowboy.net/non-profit/irving/