Welcome to Dobson Museum & Home, We Offer Free Admission

Rodgers & Hammerstein's Oklahoma! The Origin of Modern Musical Theatre
Dobson Museum 50th Anniversary Open House
"Women of Oklahoma" and "Votes for Women"
Smoke Over Oklahoma: The Railroad Photographs of Preston George
Mickey Mantle: Baseball Hero in Black and White
Spanish Gold: Jack, Toby, and Me- the story of Hard Rock Mining in Ottawa County
Discover | Learn | Share
B.F. Goodrich : Full Circle in Miami
Sunbeam Farms: A Black Angus Dynasty
Picher Mining Field
Sports Limited
Native American Artifacts
Life-Size Teepee
Charles Banks Wilson Limited

About the Dobson Museum & Home

The Dobson Family Legacy
The Dobson Museum operated by the Ottawa County Historical Society is open on Tuesday - Saturday 10am - 4pm and Closed Sunday - Monday. The artifacts are owned by the Ottawa County Historical Society and highlight past Ottawa County life, mining, military, Native Americans, famous residents, industry including a permanent B.F. Goodrich exhibit.

The Dobson Home built in 1915-16 is an extension of the museum and open for tours and rental for events. The Dobson family furniture remains in the house today. The house is listed the National Register of Historic Places.

The gardens at the Dobson Memorial Center surround the home and are continued in the museum courtyard. From spring through fall there is a steady show of color from the many perennials and annuals in bloom. The Miami Garden Club and volunteers from the Ottawa County Historical Society maintain the many beds. Visitors are welcome to stroll through the gardens.

Now Open

Gift Shop
See what we have to offer, order by phone or email! Gift Shop!


September 27 - 30
MPMA Annual Conference at Corpus Christi, TX 
October 12
OCHS Board Meeting @ Dobson Museum & Home Annex - 23 N. Main - 7:00 p.m. 
October 19
Jefferson Highway Meeting hosted at Dobson Museum & Home Annex - 1:00 p.m.
October 27
Chamber of Commerce Morning Brew hosted at Dobson Museum & Home Annex - 8:00 a.m.-9:00 a.m.
October 27 - 31
"The Giving Trees Exhibit" on display at Dobson Museum & Home Annex 
October 31
Miami Regional Chamber of Commerce "Sweet Street" Booth - 5:30-7:00 p.m.

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