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Address: Daniel Rogers and Old Bacone Road, Muskogee, OK 74403
Phone Number: +1 918-781-7283
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The vision of Mary Stone (Ataloa) Mclendon a member of the Chickasaw...

The vision of Mary Stone (Ataloa) Mclendon a member of the Chickasaw Nation, the Art Lodge officially opened in 1932. After Ataloa's passing in 1967 the Bacone College Art Lodge was named Ataloa Lodge in her memory.Housing one of the largest privately owned collections of American Indian culture in the United States the Ataloa Lodge Museum is located on the beautiful and historic Bacone College Campus.

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Unlike any other museum

I have visited Ataloa Lodge more than once, and it was always arranged ahead of time. I would not attempt to visit without making arrangements to be sure it will be open for you... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 29 April 2015
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Muskogee, Oklahoma, United States
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Muskogee, Oklahoma, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2015

I have visited Ataloa Lodge more than once, and it was always arranged ahead of time. I would not attempt to visit without making arrangements to be sure it will be open for you. There are interesting artifacts not available for view in other museums, and although it is quite small, it is rich.

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Oklahoma City, OK USA
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2014

This small museum is located on the Bacone college campus. There are many interesting artifacts located here. The displays are primarily about the life of Indians in Oklahoma. We spent longer there than we had anticipated because we kept finding interesting things.

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Muskogee, Oklahoma
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 March 2012

It is difficult to find Ataloa open, but definitely worth the effort if you enjoy Native American history.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2011

If you are an Okie and never make your way to visit this wonderful museum and building on the campus of Bacone, then you are cheating yourself out of a great experience. We have gone through the museum several times and I never tire of seeing the art, artifacts and great collections. If you are a traveler on the Muskogee... More 

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