Newspaper Museum

1110 W Main St
Collinsville, OK 74021
918-798-1804
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The Newspaper Museum in Collinsville, Oklahoma, celebrates the the founding of "The Collinsville News" in 1899. Make an appointment for a narrated tour of early Indian Territory in Oklahoma through the 1911 building of the newspaper founded by W. L. Wright. Experience a panoramic photo of downtown Collinsville and see how newspaper production has changed over the years from hand set type to linotype and eventually electronic type. Children and history buffs will be excited about sample history notebooks sorted by topics such as schools, sports, bands, businesses and buildings, smelters and people. The museum includes information on Oklahoma's favorite son, Will Rogers, and movies filmed in and about Collinsville. Call today to make your appointment for groups of 10 or less. Tours take approximately 45 minutes. Scedule time to see the rest of historic Collinsville and nearby Oologah Lake.