Explore Oklahoma's Newest Educational Playground At The National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum
Oklahoma’s newest educational playground, Liichokoshkomo, is located at the National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum and is now open to visitors. This authentic look at Native American life is a great way to have fun with family and friends, while also learning about their treasured past. This is a highly interactive exhibit that allows you to become fully immersed in what Native life was like. Keep scrolling to learn more.
The first thing you notice as you step on the grounds is how "life-like" everything is. The playground is a project of the Annie Oakley Society who's mission is teach the rich history of the American West for generations to come.
As you walk around the entire property, some of the most fun is getting to actually step into the different buildings.
With so many sights to see, you will want to come early and stay late, just to make sure you get to take it all in.
The daily shows are always a crowd favorite. They are a perfect way to enjoy lunch and be entertained and educated at the same time.
Learning can and should be fun and when you're here it is. There truly is something for everyone here. There is over 100,000 square feet dedicated to learning and fun, so this is no ordinary playground.
Each building was built to scale and was created to model very closely the actual edifices they represent.
As you enter the teepee you will feel like you have stepped back in time hundreds of years, to a simpler time. It's quite an experience we think you'll want to see for yourself.
Check out the Discover Oklahoma segment on this fun place below:
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Oklahoma is home to many other great playgrounds. Check out our
previous article where we feature some other fun ones!
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National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum, 1700 NE 63rd St, Oklahoma City, OK 73111, USA