john ross museum

John Ross Museum

John Ross was Principal Chief of Cherokee Nation for more than 30 years, during some of the tribe’s most trying times. The John Ross Museum, located in historic Park Hill, gives a close-up look into the life and leadership of this great Cherokee.

Exhibits and interactive displays showcase Ross, the Trail of Tears, the Civil War, Cherokee education and the Cherokee Golden Age.


  • Tuesday - Saturday
  • 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.


  • Adults $3
  • Seniors $2
  • Student $2
  • Children Under 5 Free