Cherokee National Prison Museum, Tahlequah

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  • Very nice piece of history about the prison museum. Couldn’t go in due to covid, but I did physically see it and read the summary signs.  more »
  • If you have never seen a real hanging gallows, there’s one here. The history in this museum is extremely interesting and intriguing. The admission is free and the staff are great!  more »
  • Very neat one of a kind experience. Took our kids and they really enjoyed it. Only way for us to not repeat history is to not forget it. Its tragic how the Native American population was and is treated. #CherokeeStrong
  • Totally awesome!!! Visited courthouse first then Museum! Followed by jail!!

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