Families enjoy free interactive activities during spring break

BY STAFF REPORTS
03/11/2020 11:30 AM
Main Cherokee Phoenix
Families looking for a fun, educational adventure for their children during spring break should plan to visit Cherokee Nation museums on March 19. The museums are offering free admission and hosting interactive activities such as make-and-take cultural art projects. COURTESY
TAHLEQUAH – Families looking for a fun, educational adventure for their children during spring break should plan to visit Cherokee Nation museums on March 19.

The museums are offering free admission and hosting interactive activities such as make-and-take cultural art projects.

Activities vary by location and are provided from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. as follows:

• Basket weaving and clay beaded necklaces at Cherokee National History Museum, located at 101 S. Muskogee Ave.

• Pipe cleaner and bead craft at Cherokee National Prison Museum, located at 124 E. Choctaw St.

• Weaving with paper at Cherokee National Supreme Court Museum, located at 122 E. Keetoowah St.

• Clay medallions at Sequoyah’s Cabin Museum, located at 470288 Highway 101 in Sallisaw.

No activities will be offered at the John Ross Museum, located at 22366 S. 530 Road in Park Hill, as it remains closed for repairs.

For information on Cherokee Nation Cultural Tourism, call 1-877-779-6977 or visit www.VisitCherokeeNation.com

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