Our exhibits

The Oklahoma Hall of Fame hosts a number of permanent and rotating exhibits annually. Rotating exhibits highlight specific Oklahoma stories and individuals and are also available to view virtually.

Rotating exhibit

Green Country: From Lenapah to Prague

This exhibit features the lives of 18 Oklahoma Hall of Fame inductees from the 18-county region in northeast Oklahoma.
Rotating exhibit

Quitting is Not an Option: The Remarkable Life of Wayman Lawrence Tisdale

This exhibit presents a timeline of the life of Wayman Tisdale, an Oklahoman who embodied perseverance and optimism and whose story continues to inspire others to do the same.

Permanent exhibits

Permanent exhibits within the Gaylord-Pickens Museum are open year-round. Most are updated seasonally to provide visitors with new experiences on a regular basis.

President's Office Gallery

The original office of R.T. Stuart, founder of the Mid-Continent Life Insurance Company, features original furnishings and rotating exhibits of Oklahoma Hall of Fame Members.

Story of the Portraits

The Story of the Portraits gallery features rotating exhibits curated from Oklahoma Hall of Fame Member portraits.

Oklahoma Hall of Fame Gallery

Explore the stories of the more than 700 Oklahoma Hall of Fame Members using the Legacy Map and view the current class's portraits.

Picture Yourself

Jump into life-sized experiences inspired by Oklahoma Hall of Fame Members and their careers.


Create, invent, and learn in this experiential space featuring hands-on activities.

Chickasaw Nation Oklahoma Through Its People Gallery

Discover the five characteristics every change-making Oklahoman possesses – Perseverance, Pioneer Spirit, Optimism, Generosity, and Individualism.