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Sam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History

2401 Chautauqua Ave, University of Oklahoma South Campus, Norman, OK 73072-7029
+1 405-325-4712
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Wonderful find

We were told about this museum that is located on the grounds of Oklahoma University when we were... read more

Reviewed 18 January 2017
Rusl62
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Wernersville, Pennsylvania
Fossil Love

If you or your family loves dinosaurs or fossils, this is a great museum with outstanding skeletons... read more

Reviewed 17 January 2017
Bob-a-Link
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Fort Worth
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good21%
  • Average2%
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“discovery room” (18 reviews)
“all ages” (34 reviews)
“dinosaur bones” (12 reviews)
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2401 Chautauqua Ave, University of Oklahoma South Campus, Norman, OK 73072-7029
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+1 405-325-4712
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"discovery room"
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"all ages"
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"dinosaur bones"
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"great for kids"
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"wonderful exhibits"
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"special events"
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"kids and adults"
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"native peoples"
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"largest dinosaur"
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"whole family"
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"gift shop"
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"animal exhibits"
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"native american exhibit"
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Reviewed 18 January 2017

We were told about this museum that is located on the grounds of Oklahoma University when we were visiting the on campus National Weather service office. Amazing array of items that were unearthed mostly in Oklahoma. Very informative displays.

1  Thank Rusl62
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Reviewed 17 January 2017

If you or your family loves dinosaurs or fossils, this is a great museum with outstanding skeletons and hundreds of fossils. The detail is exquisite. The gift shop was also quite nice with lots of variety and price ranges. The staff was very helpful both...More

1  Thank Bob-a-Link
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Reviewed 17 January 2017

We were visiting Norman from out-of-town and had heard that the Sam Noble Museum was a must-see. We couldn't believe that this was a university museum! It was very well-done, and the building is beautiful. The exhibits were very interesting. We enjoyed talking with the...More

1  Thank TraAlexaaa
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Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

We've gone when our boys were toddlers and they enjoyed it. We've recently went again (they are 6 & 9 now). Both of them had a blast. My husband and I enjoy the history.

1  Thank JanMCavazos
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Reviewed 4 January 2017

I've been going to Sam Noble Museum since 1975, even before they moved to their new facility. It is remarkable to have this quality of museum in your own backyard. The dinosaur displays are remarkable with some of the specimen being largest specimens of their...More

1  Thank pepperwilliams
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Reviewed 2 January 2017

We went late in the day because it t was the last day of the earthquake exhibit and we thought it might be interesting. This exhibit was very small and most of the stations either were out of service or just weren't working. We were...More

Thank Bj M
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Reviewed 18 December 2016

If you like history be sure to stop here and get an up close visit with a dinosaur. Kids and adults both will enjoy this museum.

1  Thank Carol S
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Reviewed 29 November 2016

I took my kids (ages 15 and 6) because I knew my 6-year-old would absolutely LOVE seeing the dinosaur, but I was unprepared for how much I loved it also! Super informative, the dinosaur fossils are up close and personal, and I also really loved...More

1  Thank mamaj2010
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Reviewed 27 November 2016

this is such a nice museum, something you definitely shouldn't miss if you are in Norman. wonderful exhibits.

1  Thank Kim R
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Reviewed 23 November 2016

I visited this museum with my sister who lives in the area. They offer free visits if you are a military veteran which I am. We spent 3 hours reading and looking at all the displays. The dinosaur exhibits were fascinating and we were told...More

Thank alexandrias231
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Mia P
13 March 2017|
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Response from Kevin D | Reviewed this property |
It will be interesting to you and will get you out of the house, the one year old will probably enjoy it but not really understand what's going on.
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3 September 2015|
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Response from Coopertee | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is! 10:00 to 5:00. Perfect place to spend a hot day.
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11 March 2015|
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Response from NWaggoner | Reviewed this property |
This museum has several exhibits dedicated to findings (fossils, specimens, etc.) native to Oklahoma and had several fossil specimens on our last visit. Because they loan/receive exhibits throughout the year, I would call... More
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