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Kids Take Over the Cowboy


December 07, 2019 toMarch 06, 2021
10:00 AM until 12:00 PM

This event occurs monthly, on the first Saturday of Every Month


Features a variety of themed, hands-on activities for kids to explore the history of the American West.

Monthly themes and activities:

  • February -  Try your hand at pottery puzzles, create your own pottery design, enjoy storytelling and a showing of the claymation film, Chicken Run.
  • March - Photographer Dorothea Lange captured images of Americans, including many Oklahomans, as they struggled through the Great Depression. Listen to stories about her life and work, create Depression-era toys including a rag doll and mini soapbox car, partake in a derby down the Museum hallway and sample food. Activities wrap up with a showing of Kit Kitteridge: An American Girl.

Activities are free with admission for children and accompanying adults and available while supplies last.


National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum View map
1700 NE 63rd St,
Oklahoma City, OK, USA

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