Gilcrease Museum and The Restaurant at Gilcrease
1400 North Gilcrease Museum Road
Tulsa, OK 74127
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Gilcrease Museum is one of the country’s best facilities for the preservation and study of American art and history. The museum houses the world’s largest and most comprehensive collection of art and artifacts of the American West, including an unparalleled collection of Native American art and material.
The fine art collection covers the period from colonial days to the present and contains more than 13,000 drawings, paintings, prints and sculptures by 400 artists, including Albert Bierstadt Frederic Remington, Charles Russell and Thomas Moran. Other important non-Western artists whose work is in the collection include James McNeill Whistler, John Singer Sargent, Winslow Homer and John James Audubon.
The new Helmerich Center for American Research at Gilcrease Museum houses the vast archival collection that Thomas Gilcrease amassed. The archives constitute one of the country’s most extensive collections of rare books, documents, maps, and unpublished material related to the history of American Indians and the American West.
Gilcrease Museum hosts a variety of permanent and temporary exhibitions that spotlight the culture and art of the Americas.
Visit the Gilcrease website, gilcrease.utulsa.edu, for more details about special exhibitions and programs. In addition, Gilcrease Museum also has:
Beautifully themed gardens and walking trails developed on 23 of the museum's 460 acres
The Restaurant at Gilcrease that serves a seasonal menu from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday; and a Sunday brunch
A museum gift store featuring color reproductions of Gilcrease Museum paintings, reproduction bronzes, art and history books, jewelry, pottery and works by local artisans
The museum is owned by the City of Tulsa, which has partnered with The University of Tulsa to steward the museum.
Museum hours are Tuesday through Sunday, 10am - 5pm; closed Mondays, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.
$8.00 for adults
$6.00 for seniors (62 and older)
$6.00 for active duty members of the U.S. Military
$6.00 per person for groups of 10 or more
$5.00 for college students with valid ID
Children 18 and under admitted free.
All Gilcrease Museum members are admitted free of charge
University of Tulsa students with ID are admitted free of charge.
K-12th grade school tours as well as their sponsors and chaperones are admitted free of charge.
All visitors receive free admission for "TU Tuesday," which is the first Tuesday of each month.
All visitors receive free admission for "Funday Sunday," which is the third Sunday of each month.