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The Santa Fe Trail Exhibition at the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum
November 20, 2021 @ 10:00 am - May 1, 2022 @ 5:00 pm
Using material culture and art objects from the museum’s collection this exhibition will recognize the bicentennial of this most important National Heritage Trail and explore its role in connecting Mexico with the United States, its place in the Texas Revolution and the Mexican War and how these events shaped the history of the American West from Central America to western Canada. After opening trade between Missouri and Santa Fe, Nuevo Mexico, the Santa Fe Trail became a superhighway carrying goods both ways and directly affecting cultures in both countries, especially with Native peoples in the territories west of Missouri.
This event is hosted by the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum. Information and dates may change. Contact event organizer for the most up-to-date information about this event.
1700 Northeast 63rd St. Oklahoma City, OK 73111
This exhibition is hosted by the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum. Funds do not support the National Park Service.