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The John Ross Museum located in Park Hill, Okla.
JOHN ROSS MUSEUM
When you visit the John Ross Museum in historic Park Hill you will get a close-up look into the life and leadership of the great Cherokee, John Ross. He was principal chief of Cherokee Nation for more than 30 years during some of the tribe’s most trying times.

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xhibits and interactive displays showcase Ross, the Trail of Tears, the Civil War, Cherokee education and the Cherokee Golden Age.

The museum is housed in former Rural School 51, which was built in 1913. It is located just west of Ross Cemetery and has facilities for picnics.

Admission
Adults $3.00 
Seniors $2.00 
Student $2.00 
Under 5 Free

Hours
Tuesday - Saturday
10 am - 4 pm

John Ross Museum
22366 S. 530 Road
Park Hill, OK 74451
(located near the Murrell Home on Murrell Home Road. Go one block east and turn south at next stop sign. Museum is past the creek on the east side of the road).  ​