As the famous Merle Haggard song proclaims, we’re proud to be “Okies from Muskogee.” Our history stretches back thousands of years to the native peoples who built their villages and burial mounds along the three rivers, the Arkansas, the Grand and Verdigris. Later, European and American explorers and fur traders built some of the west’s first trading posts along these rivers. Since our inception in 1872, Muskogee has been a cultural and historical centerpiece of Oklahoma. From the rich Native American past to the storied times of the early American expansion, Muskogee has a unique story to tell.

Oklahoma Music Hall of Fame

The world of music wouldn’t be the same without the influences and contributions of many great Oklahomans. The Oklahoma Music Hall of Fame and Museum is dedicated to recognizing the special impact many Oklahoma artists have had in music. Inductees include Toby Keith, Vince Gill, Patti Page, and of course, Merle Haggard, who made Muskogee… Read Full Article »

401 S. 3rd St., Muskogee
(918) 687-0800

Muskogee War Memorial Park – Home of the USS Batfish

The USS Batfish is  a  submarine on permanent display at the War Memorial Park in Muskogee. This veteran of WWII  is open for tours, allowing visitors to examine the vessel that sank three Royal Japanese Navy submarines in a 76-hour span, along with eleven other enemy vessels during her time in battle. Experience for yourself… Read Full Article »

Port of Muskogee, War Memorial Park
Summer Hours: March 15th – October 15th
Wednesday – Saturday 10:00 am – 6:00 pm, Sunday 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm, Closed Mondays and Tuesdays

Winter Hours: October 16th – March 14th
Thursday – Saturday 10:00 am – 5:00 pm, Sunday 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm, Closed Monday – Wednesday

Adults $6.00
Senior Citizens • Students • Military $4.00
Children (ages 7-13) $3.00
Children (ages 6 & under) FREE

AAA Discount: $1 off your admission price
3500 Batfish Road, Muskogee, Oklahoma

The Castle of Muskogee

The Castle of Muskogee covers 36,000 square feet with an accompanying Renaissance Village. The Castle has a dungeon, a torture chamber and catacombs, while the Village has three pirate ships, a mermaid cove, a faery boardwalk (with a 12-foot-tall Ent), a jousting arena, a working clock tower, and an Italian piazza. The grounds are home… Read Full Article »

3400 Fern Mountain Rd.
Muskogee, OK 74401
(918) 687-3625