Visit the Sheerar Museum of Stillwater History!
Located in a historic setting, the Sheerar Museum of Stillwater History is on the lower level of the Sheerar Cultural and Heritage Center. The historic building was originally constructed in 1928 to house the First Church of Christ Scientist, the first such congregation west of the Mississippi River.
Dedicated to collecting, preserving, and interpreting the history of Stillwater, Oklahoma, the Sheerar Museum seeks to increase public interest in and knowledge of Stillwater history. The Museum features exhibits about Stillwater and Payne County from the first land run that opened Oklahoma Territory for settlement in 1889 to the end of the twentieth century. The museum also features temporary exhibits examining specific subjects and themes are changed annually. Please visit the Exhibits link on the left side of the page to learn more.
|Museum Hours:||Tuesday - Friday 11am to 5pm|
|Saturdays and Sundays 1pm to 4pm.|
|Closed Mondays and Holidays.|
|Admission is free|
Museum Shop News!
The Sheerar Museum Gift Shop is now available on-line! Click the Amazon.com logo below to view our virtual shop.
Click the Museum Shop link to the left to learn more about what's available at the Museum.
Museum Gallery Renovation Project
The Museum Gallery is currently closed to allow staff and volunteers to install the third and final phase of the redesign of the perimeter exhibit gallery space that began in January 2012.
The Museum will reopen the gallery on Tuesday, May 7, 2013 with our regular hours of operation. The Sheerar Museum Board of Trustees will host an Exhibit Grand Opening reception on Thursday, May 9, 2013 from 5-7pm. The reception is open free to the public.
Museum Office Remains Open
The Museum office will be open during regular hours of operation Tuesday-Friday 11am-5pm. If you are interested in reserving the Auditorium or shopping in the Museum gift shop, please give the office a call at 405-377-0359.
Once the Museum Gallery re-opens with all new exhibits on May 7, 2013, after hours tours for small groups will be available by special arrangement. However donations are accepted and appreciated as the Museum relies on donations and other forms of support to remain open and offering quality exhibits and programs to the public.