OHOF @ Home

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Welcome to the Oklahoma Hall of Fame @ Home! During this time of limited interaction here at the Gaylord-Pickens Museum we are telling Oklahoma's story through its people in an expanded digital way!

We look forward to seeing you for some Free Family Fun this summer during Summer Thursdays!

In the meantime, we want to help you find fun ways to engage with each other and Oklahoma’s story at home. The OHOF @ Home page will provide curated content that includes educational projects and fun activities that you can enjoy as a family.

Follow us on Facebook and Instagram to learn more about future releases of educational content, videos, and activities for the family to participate in together.

OHOF @ Home and Free Family Programming all year long at the Oklahoma Hall of Fame and Gaylord-Pickens Museum are presented by The Chickasaw Nation with additional support of our annual donors.

To gain a better understanding of content you want to see, we've initiated an online evaluation form through the button below. We would love to hear from you, so we can deliver the most meaningful and relevant content possible!

Click on each themed topic below for a series of activities to enjoy!

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First Responders Day - Dr. Winnie Sanger

Today we’re doing our best to celebrate first responders! They mean so much to our community and we love to tell their stories! Today’s theme is inspired by Oklahoma Hall of Fame Member Dr. Winnie Sanger! His hometown is...

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Farmers Day - John F. Kroutil

Today we’re celebrating something Oklahoma knows lots about: farmers! Our farmers work hard everyday to make sure crops are tended to and people are fed. Today’s theme is inspired by Oklahoma Hall of Fame Member John F. Kroutil! His hometown is...

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Pecan Pie Day - John T. Griffin

Today we’re celebrating one of the things we love most: pecan pie! We love all desserts, but there’s nothing like a pecan pie on a hot summer day, and on National Pecan Pie Day! Today’s theme is inspired by Oklahoma Hall of Fame Member John T. Griffin! His hometown is...

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Racehorse Day - Walter F. Merrick

Today we’re finding our best dress and floppy hats for a day at the races! We love horses and these awesome horses run their hearts out! Today’s theme, Racehorse Day, is inspired by Oklahoma Hall of Fame Member Walter F. Merrick! His hometown is...

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Move It, Move It Day - Dr. Kenneth Cooper

Today we’re doing our best to keep it moving! We all need to get out and move around so we can stay active on Move It Move It Day! Today’s theme is inspired by Oklahoma Hall of Fame Member Dr. Kenneth Cooper! His hometown is...

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Fairytale Day - Kelli O'Hara

Today we’re donning our wings, grabbing our wands, and bippity boppity boop-ing our way through Fairytale Day! What better time than now to explore the world of fairytales?

Today’s theme is inspired by Oklahoma Hall of Fame Member Kelli O’Hara! Her hometown is...

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Physicians Day - Dr. Philip J. Kistler

Today we’re grabbing our lab coats and stethoscopes to help people. Now more than ever it’s important to celebrate doctors and all that they do to help our communities!

Today’s theme is inspired by Oklahoma Hall of Fame Member Dr. Philip J. Kistler. His hometown is...

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All Star Day - Jim Thorpe

Today we’re grabbing our cleats, pads, and every other tool we need to play our hardest! There’s no better time to get outside and play than now and for All Star Day, we’re going to do just that! Today’s theme is inspired by Oklahoma Hall of Fame Member Jim Thorpe. His hometown is...

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Ranchers Day - Frederick Drummond

Today we’re rolling the windows down and taking in the open plains! Our rancher’s help keep our communities going and today we’re going to celebrate them! Today’s theme is inspired by Oklahoma Hall of Fame Member Frederick Drummond. His hometown is...

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Planes Day - Clarence Page

Today we’re racing down the runway and hanging out at 36,000 feet! Get ready for departure on Planes Day! Today’s theme is inspired by Oklahoma Hall of Fame Member Clarence Page. His hometown is...

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Touchdown Day - J. C. Watts, Jr.

Today we’re catching the ball and running it in for a touchdown! There’s no better time to get outside and play some sports! Today’s theme is inspired by Oklahoma Hall of Fame Member J.C. Watts, Jr. His hometown is...

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Race Car Day - John Zink

Today we’re waving the checkered flag and winning our race! We have to be careful with that need for speed on Race Car Day! Today’s theme is inspired by Oklahoma Hall of Fame Member John Zink. His hometown is Tulsa, Oklahoma. Zink became a mechanical engineer and took over the family company before building it into a world leader in the oil field. Zink then started his own company pioneering new equipment for the oil field. His real passion...

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Educators Day - Dr. George Henderson

Today we’re grabbing our books and pencils so we can learn! We know school is different now, but that doesn’t mean we can’t still learn and celebrate our teachers. Today’s theme is inspired by Oklahoma Hall of Fame Member Dr. George Henderson. His hometown is...

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Pirate Day - Admiral Joseph Clark

Today we’re grabbing our maps and eye patches to go on an adventure! We know we can’t travel right now, but the sea is calling so we’re gonna find a way to make this day an adventure filled one. Today’s theme is inspired by Oklahoma Hall of Fame Member Admiral Joseph Clark. His hometown is...

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Space Day - Dr. John Herrington

Today we’re buckling in, counting down, and launching into space! Have you ever dreamed of being an astronaut? Well today is the day to learn what it takes! Today’s theme is inspired by Oklahoma Hall of Fame Member Dr. John Herrington. His hometown is...

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Rock and Roll Day - Kay Starr

Today we’re grabbing our guitars and leather jackets to celebrate rock and roll! What better time to learn about something new, right? Today’s theme is inspired by Oklahoma Hall of Fame Member Kay Starr. Her hometown is...

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Scientist Day - Dr. Gloria Twine Chisum

Today we’re wearing our goggles and lab coats for Scientist Day! Ever wonder what it’s like to be a scientist? Well today we’re going to learn what it takes! Today’s theme is inspired by Oklahoma Hall of Fame Member Dr. Gloria Twine Chisum. Her hometown is...

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Storytellers Day - Te Ata Fisher

Today we’re grabbing our blankets and listening ears for Storyteller’s Day! Here at the Museum, we love stories and it’s our mission to share as many Oklahoma stories as we can. Today’s theme is inspired by Oklahoma Hall of Fame Member Te Ata Fisher. Her hometown is...

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Under the Sea Day - Ray H. Siegfried II

Today we’re grabbing our bathing suits and snorkels to head to the ocean! We’re going to explore the whole other world that lives below the sea. Today’s theme is inspired by Oklahoma Hall of Fame Member Ray H. Siegfried II. His hometown is...

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Circus Day - Governor William J. Holloway

Today we’re snacking on peanuts and cotton candy and visiting the circus! We could all use some entertainment right now and what better source of it than fun tricks. Today’s theme is inspired by Oklahoma Hall of Fame Member Governor William J. Holloway. His hometown is...

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Throwback Thursday - Bart Conner

Today we’re donning our track suits and scrunchies because it’s Throwback Thursday of the 1980s! Let’s explore one of our favorite decades! Today’s theme is inspired by Oklahoma Hall of Fame Member Bart Conner. His hometown is...

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Wacky Weather Day - Gary England

Today we’re grabbing our rain jackets, umbrellas, and bathing suits! Nothing is crazier than Oklahoma weather right?? Especially this week! Today’s theme is inspired by Oklahoma Hall of Fame Member Gary England. His hometown is...

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Route 66 Day - Woody Guthrie

Today we’re jumping in the car and taking a road trip down Route 66! Pack your bags and get your snacks, it’s time to explore. Today’s theme is inspired by Oklahoma Hall of Fame Member Woody Guthrie. His hometown is...

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Jungle Day - Bill Crawford

Today we’re grabbing our boots and binoculars to make our way through the jungle! What better time to get outside and do some exploring? Today’s theme is inspired by Oklahoma Hall of Fame Member William (Bill) Crawford. His hometown is...

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Helping Hands Day - Mo Anderson

Today we’re celebrating a giving nature and helping others! Our society thrives on kindness and genuine care and we need to focus on that now more than ever. Today’s theme is inspired by Oklahoma Hall of Fame Member Mo Anderson. Her hometown was...

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Dance Day - Maria Tallchief Paschen

Today we’re playing our favorite music and dancing the day away! Join us as we learn about all different kinds of dance and get some movement in today. Today’s theme is inspired by Oklahoma Hall of Fame Member Maria Tallchief Paschen. Her hometown was...

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Pajama Day - Alma J. Neill

Today we’re staying in our pajamas all day! Every now and then we all need a day to stay in our pajamas and just relax, so that’s what we’re doing today and hope you’ll celebrate with us. Today’s theme is inspired by Oklahoma Hall of Fame Member Alma J. Neill. Her hometown was...

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Superhero Day - Clara Luper

Today we’re grabbing our capes and masks to save the day! Everyone could use a superhero and today that’s going to be us. Today’s theme is inspired by Oklahoma Hall of Fame Member Clara Luper. Her hometown was...

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Luau Day - Stanley Draper

Today we’re donning our grass skirts and leis to go to the luau! What better way to celebrate spring time and good weather right? Today’s theme is inspired by Oklahoma Hall of Fame Member Stanley Draper. His hometown was...

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Hollywood Day - Alfre Woodard

Today we’re putting on our fanciest clothes and going to Hollywood! What better time to celebrate acting than now? Today’s theme is inspired by Oklahoma Hall of Fame Member Alfre Woodard. Her hometown was Tulsa, Oklahoma....

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Jazz Day - Charlie Christian

Today we’re grabbing our saxophones and guitars to play some jazz music! We love all kinds of music, but today we’re celebrating the bluesy and swing sounds of jazz.

Today’s theme is inspired by Oklahoma Hall of Fame Member Charlie Christian. His hometown is...

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Friendly Friday - Will Rogers

Today we’re celebrating one of our favorite things: friendship! We know it’s hard not seeing our friends right now, but that doesn’t mean we can’t celebrate them from home.

Today’s theme is inspired by Oklahoma Hall of Fame Member Will Rogers. His hometown is...

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Safari Day - Jerri Cobb

Today we’re grabbing our binoculars and canteens to go on a safari! What better time to spend time outside?? We’re going on a safari ride!

Today’s theme is inspired by Oklahoma Hall of Fame Member Jerrie Cobb. Her hometown is...

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Home Run Day - Johnny Bench

Today we’re slamming them out of the park and rounding the bases! We love to be outside and one of our favorite spring sports to play is baseball. Today we’re going to learn all about some of Oklahoma’s baseball players and do some fun activities.

Today’s theme is inspired by Oklahoma Hall of Fame Member Johnny Bench. His hometown is...

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Dinosaur Day - Reggie Whitten

Today we’re time travelling and roaming with the dinosaurs! Today’s theme is inspired by Oklahoma Hall of Fame Member Reggie Whitten. His hometown is Seminole, Oklahoma. Whitten is a lawyer by trade and is a member of the...

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Cowboy Day - Jim Shoulders

Today we’re putting on our boots and spurs for Cowboy Day! Do you know any cowboys? Are you a cowboy? Today we’re going to learn about some of Oklahoma’s cowboys and even make our own hats!

Today’s theme is inspired by Oklahoma Hall of Fame Member Jim Shoulders. His hometown is...

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Broadway Day - Kristin Chenoweth

Today we’re attending the theater! Who doesn’t love singing and acting? We have so many wonderful musicals to explore and today we’re going to look at all things Broadway. We hope you have your tickets ready because the show is about to begin!

Today’s theme is inspired by Oklahoma Hall of Fame Member Kristin Chenoweth. Her hometown is...

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Hoops Day - Wayman Tisdale

Today we’re celebrating one of this state’s favorite sports: basketball! Here at the Museum we love staying active! What’s a good way to do that? Play sports! Today, we’re going to focus on one of our favorite sports: basketball!

Today’s theme is inspired by Oklahoma Hall of Fame Member Wayman Tisdale. His hometown is...

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Artist Day - Mike Larsen

Today we’re all artists! We’re all artistic in some way and there’s no better time than the present to use our creativity! There’s no right or wrong way to be an artist, so today we’re going to learn about all different kinds of art!

Today’s theme is inspired by the Oklahoma Arts Council and Oklahoma Hall of Fame Member Mike Larsen....

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Dog Day - John W. Montgomery

Today we’re celebrating Dogs! We love dogs here at the Oklahoma Hall of Fame and they are one of our favorite things to celebrate! Do you have a dog or love to play with dogs?? Well today is just for you!

Today’s theme is inspired by Oklahoma Hall of Fame Member John W. Montgomery. His hometown is...

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Great Outdoors Day - John T. Nickel

Today we’re celebrating the Great Outdoors! It seems like right now is a good time to spend plenty of time outside with our families. Spring is starting and the weather is getting warmer. It’s time to enjoy each other while exploring nature!

Today’s theme is inspired by Oklahoma Hall of Fame Member John T. Nickel. His hometown is...

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Going Green Day - Harriet Barclay

Today is Going Green! This theme was inspired by the start of Spring! Oklahoma Hall of Fame member Harriet Barclay spent her whole life working with plants! She was born in Minnesota, but called Tulsa, Oklahoma her home....

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High Flyers Day - Wiley Post

Today is High Flyers Day! This theme was inspired by Wiley Post, one of the most famous Oklahomans of all time. His hometown was Maysville, Oklahoma. Post was an airplane pilot and the first person to fly solo...

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