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
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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

Photos on Route 66 Traveling Exhibit

Featured at Dobson Museum through end of November 2017
This exhibit highlights fixtures and history of the ribbon road through all eight states. It showcases the work of several photographers who have snapped interesting photographs of the road and includes a map that shows the road and every town it passes through from Chicago to Santa Monica This photograph exhibit may be viewed during regular museum hours on Wednesday, Friday, and Sunday from 1:00-4:00 p.m.  

The Dobson Memorial Center Museum and Home is located at 110 A Street SW in Miami, OK. Any questions, tour scheduling, or inquiries please contact, Jordan Boyd, Dobson Memorial Center Museum and Home Director at 918-542-5388 or 

Jordan L. Boyd
Dobson Memorial Center Museum and Home
110 A Street SW, Miami, OK 74354
P.O. Box 242, Miami, OK 74355

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.

Now Open

Gift Shop
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Upcoming Events
March 30th
Museum Closed for Good Friday
April 1st
Museum Closed for Easter

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