Category: Museum

Christie’s Visits Woolaroc Museum – NY City meets the Osage Hills!

Bartlesville, OK March 2, 2017 Press Release by Jeanette Swindell, Green Country Marketing The unique relationship between Woolaroc Museum & Wildlife Preserve in Bartlesville, Oklahoma with Christie’s of New York is one more example of how this once “best kept secret” has exploded onto…

Osage Nation Museum to hold Holiday Ornament Craft Workshop

By: Hallie Winter, Osage Nation Museum Curator Pawhuska, OK—The Osage Nation Museum is happy to announce the award of a Charitable Grant from the Osage Nation Foundation. This grant will be used to fund the 1st Annual Creative Community Holiday Ornament Craft Workshop. The…

Exciting Changes Continue at Woolaroc

Press Release By: Green Country Marketing Four years ago, Woolaroc decided that it was time to give Frank Phillips’ wonderful museum a nice touch up. That “touch up” turned into new state of the art lighting throughout the entire museum, new wall colors, new…

A Guided Tour of the Osage Nation Museum with Curator, Hallie Winter

By: Roseanne McKee Curator Hallie Winter, who became the museum’s curator in May 2016, spoke to Pawhuska People about the updates she and Collections Manager, Callie Martin, are making at the Osage Nation Museum. Describing her vision, Curator Hallie Winter said: “What we wanted…

Osage Nation’s Mobile Museum

Press Release by Hallie Winter, Osage Nation Museum Curator Pawhuska, OK—The Osage Nation Museum is proud to announce the 2nd Annual Mobile Museum.  In honor of Native American Heritage month the Osage Nation Museum has a traveling exhibit of items from our permanent collection…

John D. Free Tribute Opens at Woolaroc Museum

By Roseanne McKee On the evening of Oct. 14, at Woolaroc Museum outside Bartlesville, Okla., family and relatives of the Western sculptor and painter, the late John D. Free, gathered. The extended Free Family Among those in attendance were sons of the artist: John,…

Arts Adventure in the Osage, a 3-day celebration in downtown Pawhuska Oct. 20 – 22

Press Release By: Bruce L. Carter  ‘Arts Adventure in the Osage’ is a three day celebration of the arts, culture and history in Pawhuska, Okla. Scheduled for October 20 – 22, 2016, the event is planned to be fun for all ages.  The ‘Adventure’…

Osage Tribal Museum Interim Director Lou Brock traces history of the Osage people

By: Roseanne McKee Lou Brock, who is serving as the interim director of the Osage Tribal Museum following the recent retirement of director Kathryn Red Corn, was the guest speaker at the regular Pawhuska Kiwanis Club luncheon meeting held at Title VI on the…

Osage Wedding Clothes featured at Tribal Museum

The University of Oklahoma and the Osage Tribal Museum collaborate on Osage wedding Regalia Exhibit By: Roseanne McKee On the evening of Feb. 19, the Osage Tribal Museum and Library hosted a presentation about a new exhibit undertaken in collaboration with the University of…

Plan to Attend the One-Day Ben Johnson Film Festival June 11 at the historic Constantine Theater in Pawhuska

By Roseanne Sutton The Osage County Historical Museum’s Ben Johnson Film Festival will be held for one day only, June 11. Two family-friendly movies starring Ben Johnson will be shown at the historic Constantine Theater in Pawhuska. “Chisum,” which will be shown at 2…