Monday through Saturday
10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday 1 to 5 p.m.

Closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas & New Years Days


$8 adults
$6 seniors (age 65 and up)
$5 children (ages 4-17)
Children 3 and under free
Free to OU students
Group rates


2401 Chautauqua Avenue
Norman, Oklahoma 73072
(The University of Oklahoma Campus)



Teacher Appreciation Month

Saturday, October 1 through Monday, October 31

During the month of October, all pre-K through 12th grade educators and their families visit the museum for free. Teachers will be asked to provide ID, if possible, and to fill out a short survey about the museum. Read More

Adult Invertebrate Fossil Field Trip

Friday, October 21 through Saturday, October 22

The Sam Noble Museum invites you to join invertebrate paleontology curator Dr. Steve Westrop for an exciting journey into Oklahoma’s Paleozoic past. Explore life in Oklahoma’s ancient oceans on Friday evening with a close-up look at some of the museum’s finest invertebrate specimens. On Saturday morning, we will depart from the museum and travel in… Read More

Spike's Spooktacular Fall Fest

Thursday, October 27, 2016

Spike's Spooktacular Fall Fest is free fun for the whole family! Explore the galleries while hunting for prizes, snap a photo with props at the photo booth, get your face painted or create the perfect fall craft. Best of all, everyone is invited to dress up in his or her best Halloween costumes — just not… Read More

Preserving Family Treasures

Saturday, November 5, 2016

Bring in a family keepsake and learn more about the proper care and preservation techniques for your unique treasure. Proper methods for storing textiles, documents, photographs, silver and other historic objects will be demonstrated. Information will be provided on necessary preservation “tools” and techniques. Deadline to register is Oct. 28. Read More

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