Texoma Museums

From early settlements and trading post, Texoma has emerged as a major cultural, educational, recreational, industrial, and economic center. Take a peek into the journey of this transformation by visiting area museums, cultural centers, and villages.  Texoma museums contain collections of memorabilia from Jazz to World War II and beyond.  Must visit recommendations are the Railroad Museum, Eisenhower Birthplace, Perrin Field and The Sherman Museum.

Chickasaw Cultural Center
867 Charles Cooper Memorial Rd, Sulphur, OK 73086
(580) 622-7130

A special place for Chickasaws to celebrate, embrace and share the culture and heritage that binds us together as a people.

Chisholm Trail Heritage Center
1000 Chisholm Trail Parkway, Duncan, OK 73533

Come Experience Life On The Old Chisholm Trail! Named as one of the Top 10 Western Museums in the US by True West Magazine in 2009

Eisenhower Birthplace State Historic Site
609 S Lamar Ave
Denison
Texas
75020
(903) 465-8908

Located in the heart of Denison, Eisenhower Birthplace State Historic Site showcases the home where the 34th U.S. President Dwight David “Ike” Eisenhower was born in 1890.

Fannin County Museum of History
1 N. Main Street, Bonham, TX 75418
903.583.8042 Group Tours: 903-583-5558

Fannin County Museum of History picks up the story of Fannin County shortly before the Texas Revolution when Dr. Daniel Rowlett introduced the first twelve families as permanent settlers to the area

Fort Inglish
Located 1.5 Miles West of Bonham on Hwy. 56 Bonham, TX
903.583.3943

Bailey Inglish, founder of Bonham, brought the first settlers to claim homesteads on the rich black land of the Red River Valley in the central part of what was to become Fannin County, in March 1837.

Frontier Village
111 RC Vaughn Road, Exit 67 Hwy 75
(903) 463-2487

Frontier Village is a replica of an early village, structures and artifacts historically significant to Grayson County, preserve the rich background of the pioneers who settled here in the nineteenth century. Exhibits include many photos, mule-drawn farm implements and early hand tools

Harber Wildlife Museum
4703 Texoma Parkway, Sherman, TX 75090
903-771-1134

The Harber Wildlife Museum is open for all to view and is home to the Harber family life long pursuit of animals from around the world. Along with many animal species, there is also an extensive collection of African artifacts on display

Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary
1 Nature Place, McKinney, TX 75069
972.562.5566

Founded in 1967, the Heard consists of a 289 acre wildlife sanctuary and a natural science museum for the primary purpose of educating children about nature

Katy Depot Denison
101 E Main, Denison, TX 75020

Originally called the Union Station, the KATY Depot building is located in Denison's Historic East End District. President Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt stopped here in 1936

Morton Museum
210 S Dixon St, Gainesville, TX 76240
940-668-8900

In 1884 the building in which the Morton Museum is housed was a combination city hall, fire station and jail and contains a partial 187's log cabin. Exhibits cover topics such as the Civil War, baseball, outlaws, World War II and the county's sesquicentennial. A staff person is available, by appointment, to aid individuals in genealogy research.