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National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum, Oklahoma


Located in Oklahoma City, America's top cowboy collection offers a wide range of exhibits featuring Western art, and themed galleries including The American Cowboy, The American Rodeo and The Western Performers. Kids will love Prosperity Junction, a replica of a turn-of-the-century cattle town that encompasses the Old West with a railroad depot, blacksmith shop, school, church, and homes. The children's building is home to ongoing programs and exhibits that will delight and educate young ones.

Next: National Underground Railroad Freedom Center, Ohio

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