attractions List of Famous Tahlequah Buildings & Structures

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List of the famous landmarks that make up the Tahlequah skyline, listed alphabetically with photos when available. Tahlequah architectural landmarks as well as other major buildings, dwellings, and other structures in Tahlequah are included on this list. Information about these Tahlequah buildings is included on this list, such as when the building first opened and what architectural style it falls under. List includes both new buildings in Tahlequah and older historic landmarks.

Leonard M. Logan House and Cherokee National Capitol are included on this list.

This list answers the question, "What are the most famous buildings in Tahlequah?"

This is a good reference for research into the historical architecture in Tahlequah. Famous architectural houses within the city of Tahlequah are included as well, sometimes by address, other times listed by the name of the original home owner.
Cherokee Female Seminary is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list List of Famous Tahlequah Buildings & Structures
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Cherokee Female Seminary

The Cherokee Female Seminary, serves as the centerpiece of Northeastern State University, located in Tahlequah, Oklahoma, United States. The building was constructed to replace the original Cherokee Female Seminary that burnt to the ground Easter Sunday 1887. The Cherokee Council chose to rebuild ...more

City/Town: Tahlequah, Oklahoma, USA

Style: Gothic Revival architecture

Cherokee National Capitol is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list List of Famous Tahlequah Buildings & Structures
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Cherokee National Capitol

The Cherokee National Capitol, in Tahlequah, Oklahoma, was the capitol building of the Cherokee Nation from 1869 to 1907, when Oklahoma became a state. The Cherokee Nation had set up its government quickly after removal to Indian Territory in 1838. In addition to establishing its courts and council, ...more

City/Town: Tahlequah, Oklahoma, USA

Style: Italianate architecture


Cherokee National Jail

The Cherokee National Jail or Cherokee National Penitentiary was built in 1874 as part of a governmental complex for the Cherokee Nation in Tahlequah, Oklahoma. It served the Cherokee Nation until it was sold to Cherokee County, Oklahoma, which used it as a jail into the 1970s. The prison, as built ...more

City/Town: Tahlequah, Oklahoma, USA


Cherokee Supreme Court Building

City/Town: Tahlequah, Oklahoma, USA