Plan Your Visit



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

Closed on Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and New Years Day.



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



$8 adults
$6 seniors (age 65 and up)
$5 children (ages 4-17)
Children 3 and under free

(With valid I.D.)

$7.00 OU Faculty and Staff
Free OU Students
Free OU Alumni Association Members
Free Active Duty Military and Veterans
$1.00 discount per ticket for active duty military and veteran family members

We are proud to be a Blue Star Museum! Offering free admission to military personnel and their families from Memorial Day through Labor Day.

Free for children 17 and under on the first Monday of each month.

(Please note that regular admission rates and program rates apply to school groups scheduling educational programs on Free First Mondays for Kids. School groups scheduling a general visit without programs will not be charged admission for children 17 and under on Free First Mondays for Kids.)

No admission fee is required to visit Excavations: The Museum Store or the Redbud Café.

Tickets and gift passes are available at the front desk. For more information call: (405) 325-4712.


Strollers and wheelchairs are available for loan from the museum Information desk at no cost.

Tours and group info

Groups of 15 or more people receive reduced admission fees when making a reservation two business days in advance. Group reservations require one payment for the entire group. Guided tours require two week advance notice. Tours are currently only available for adult and senior groups. To submit group tours or visit requests, click here. To make a reservation for a school or school-age group, click here.

Special Exhibition and Groups

The Sam Noble Museum is excited to bring Be the Dinosaur for Spring 2015.
Saturday, March 5, 2016 – Sunday, June 12, 2016

“Be the Dinosaur™” is a groundbreaking fusion of state-of-the-art video game technology and traditional exhibits, featuring full-size dinosaur bones, a paleontology field station, a Safari Jeep and more. Visitors of all ages can enter into the largest and most complex restoration of an extinct ecosystem ever created. This exhibit is available for an additional fee. *

*Scheduled groups 15+ people may add “Be the Dinosaur™” tickets to their advance reservation. Tickets are $5 per visitor ages 4+ for a scheduled hour-long session. Due to exhibit station availability exhibit admittance is limited to 50 visitors during an hour session. Please contact the scheduling office by emailing or calling 405-325-1008, if you would like to include this experience in your scheduled group visit.

Photo Policy

Flash photography is allowed in all of the museum’s permanent galleries. Photography is not allowed in special exhibitions galleries. Professional photographers are asked to contact the museum’s public relations department at (405) 325-0598 before photographing in the museum.