Tonkawa Chamber of Commerce
100 East Grand, Suite A, Tonkawa, OK 74653,
Mon-Fri, 9 a.m-.4 a.m..
[email protected].

A.D. Buck Museum

Corner of East North Avenue and Pine Street,
Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri, afternoon (hours vary)

Chief Joseph Monument
Hwy 60 and Hwy 177

First Presbyterian Church
, listed on National Register of Historic Places, 109 S. 4th

German Prisoner of War Facility Historical Marker

Frontage Road paralleling Hwy 60 north of Tonkawa

Heart in the Park

Heart-shaped Labyrinth including a unique timeline of Tonkawa’s history from 1879 to 2007, Centennial Park, Downtown on Grand

Henry Allen Cultural Center
10720 S. Allen Dr., Fort Oakland

Indian Burial Ground,

One mile south of Fort Oakland

Jim H. Stonehorse Monument
, south of Main over Salt Fork River bridge, two miles then two miles east to Hwy 77, one mile south on Hwy 77

Mahoney House, listed on National Register of Historic Places, 302 N. Main

Masonic Lodge, listed on National Register of Historic Places, 112 N. 7th (one block north of Grand)

McCarter Museum of Tonkawa History

220 E. Grand Ave.
Tue.-Sat, 1-3 p.m.; other times by appointment
580-628-2895, 580-628-2898, 580-628-2712, 580-628-3516

Nez Perce Burial Grounds Monument and Buck Bill Monument
South of Chief Joseph Monument .9 of a mile

Northern Oklahoma College

1220 E.Grand Ave.,
580-628-6200, 888-429-5715 (toll free)
(580-628-6217 for Botanical Garden/Arboretum Tours).

Three Sands Monument
, Ray See Park on S. Main

Tonkawa Tribal Museum and Nez Perce Tribal Monument
Fort Oakland, SE of Tonkawa,
8:30 am-4:30 pm

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April 23, 2017
10:27 pm US/Central


64º F

Current Conditions:

Sun - Sunny, High: 68
Mon - Sunny, High: 75

Focus On Fishing

Hey Kids, the annual Focus on Fishing event will be held at Northern Oklahoma College Cove on Kaw Lake on May 13, 2017.  Northern Oklahoma College Cove is located on the west side of Kaw City, Ok just south of state Hwy 11.  There will be food, fun and fishing all morning long so plan now to attend this fun event.  More details will be posted on this web site as they come available or you can contact the Kaw Lake Assn at 580-762-9494.

Campgrounds Open

Major camping areas at Kaw Lake are now open and overnight campsites are available.  Beginning 1 April contract gate attendants and the National Recreation Reservation System will be available at Sarge Creek, Coon Creek, Osage Cove and Washunga Bay.  The Kaw Lake Assn invites you to come and enjoy some fabulous spring camping at beautiful Kaw Lake. Spring crappie and sand bass fishing as well as spring turkey hunting is some of the best anywhere.  


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