Cherokee National Prison Museum, Tahlequah

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  • The displays were quite interesting and seeing the prison blocks was neat. We had a great conversation with one of the docents in the prison block. He was great! Knowledgeable and friendly.  more »
  • This is an excellent museum. It is owned by the Cherokee Nation, so there is no admission. There is a lot of information about various outlaws and perceived outlaws in the area. There is a replica....  more »
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  • 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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