Dobson Museum- 1 block from Historic Route 66

Mickey Mantle: Baseball Hero in Black and White
Spanish Gold: Jack, Toby, and Me- the story of Hard Rock Mining in Ottawa County
Welcome
Discover | Learn | Share
B.F. Goodrich : Full Circle in Miami
Sunbeam Farms: A Black Angus Dynasty
Collection
Picher Mining Field
Collection
Sports Limited
Collection
Native American Artifacts
Collection
Veteran
Collection
Life-Size Teepee
Collection
Charles Banks Wilson Limited

Dobson Museum and Home will remain closed to the public through August 14th. We are anticipating hosting tours by appointment in July and will post more details when those become available. We will continue to monitor the COVID regulations and recommendations for our area.

Dobson Museum and Home Hiring

Now accepting resumes for the position of Assistant to the Director
Dobson Museum and Home is now accepting resumes for the position of Assistant to the Director. Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, and references to Museum Director, Jordan Boyd at jboyd@dobsonmuseum.com or P.O. Box 242, Miami, OK 74355. The job description is also posted on our Facebook page. For additional questions you may contact the museum office at 918-542-5388.


About the Museum

The Dobson Family Legacy
The Dobson Museum operated by the Ottawa County Historical Society is open on Sunday, Wednesday, and Friday from 1 to 4 p.m. 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.


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