FREE Museums in OKC
PHOTO COURTESY OF GAYLORD-PICKENS MUSEUM
Whether you are looking to explore something new or simply excite your mind in a new way, museums are a fun way for families to spend time together while learning about our world. From art and science to history and more, Oklahoma City offers a wealth of high quality museums, many of which are completely FREE.
Here is a list of museums that always offer FREE admission:
491 C S 2880, Tuttle
Tours available Monday – Friday, 9 a.m. or 11 a.m. by reservation only.
431 S Boulevard, Edmond
Open Tuesday – Friday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. & Saturdays, 1 – 4 p.m.
555 Elm Ave, Norman
Open Tuesday – Saturday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.; Thursday, until 9 p.m. & Sunday, 1 – 5 p.m.
2145 NE 36th St
Open Tuesday – Friday, 9 a.m – 4:15 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m. – 4:15 p.m. & Sunday, 1 – 4:15 p.m.
3000 General Pershing Blvd
Open Monday – Thursday, 9 a.m. – 10 p.m. & Friday – Saturday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
3400 NE Grand Blvd
Open every Thursday, Friday, & Saturday, 9 – 5 p.m. Trains operate on the first and third Saturday, April – August. Tickets required to ride train.
2300 N Lincoln Blvd
Open Monday – Friday, 7 a.m. – 7 p.m.; Saturday & Sunday, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
2801 NE 50th St
Open Monday – Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
6 Santa Fe Plaza
Open Monday – Friday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Here are a few museums that offer FREE or discounted admission on select days throughout the year:
1700 NE 63rd St
On the first Saturday each month, the museum offers a program called Saturdays for Kids, featuring hands-on activities highlighting the exhibits on display and the history of the American west. Participating children and accompanying adults also received FREE admission to the museum.
415 Couch Dr
On select Sundays in the spring and fall, the museum hosts FREE Family Days, sponsored by SONIC America’s Drive-in.
1400 Classen Dr
Visit the museum each month on the second Saturday for uniquely themed programming geared for the whole family. Each Saturday will include a conversation series, themed museum tours, immersive crafts and a chance to collect Hall of Fame Heroes.
2401 Chautauqua Ave, Norman
Enjoy complimentary admission for kids 17 years old and under on the first Monday of each month. General admission applies to guests 18 and older.