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September 6, 2013

Chickasaw Cultural Center voted one of Top 10 educational destinations

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Sulphur —

 

Affordability is another reason she listed for liking the Cultural Center as an educational destination -- $5 includes lunch and a movie, $7 includes lunch, movie and an educational tour.

 

“That is not much for a whole day of activities,” she said.

 

While visiting the facility, students engage in Chickasaw and Native history, culture and heritage through interactive displays, demonstrations and activities, such as stomp dancing.

 

The Chickasaw National Recreation Area, located adjacent to the Chickasaw Culture Center, was also included on the list.

 

Other attractions selected include:

 

 

 

· Science Museum Oklahoma, 2100 N.E. 52nd Street, Oklahoma City.

 

 

 

· National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum, 1700 N.E. 63rd, Oklahoma City.

 

 

 

· Martin Park Nature Center, 5000 W Memorial, Oklahoma City.

 

 

 

· Oklahoma History Center, 800 Nazih Zuhdi Drive, Oklahoma City.

 

 

 

· Fort Reno, 7107 W Cheyenne St., El Reno, Okla.

 

 

 

· Oklahoma City Zoo & Botanical Garden, 2000 Remington Place, Oklahoma City.

 

 

 

 · Sam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History, 2401 Chautauqua,

 

 Norman, Okla.

 

 

 

· Museum of Osteology, 10301 S. Sunnylane, Oklahoma City.

 

 

 

The Chickasaw Cultural Center is located at 867 Charles Cooper Memorial Road in Sulphur, Okla.  Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday- Saturday and noon to 4 p.m. Sunday.

 

For more information, contact the Chickasaw Cultural Center at 580-622-7130 or visit www.chickasawculturalcenter.com.

 

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