The health and safety of Chickasaws, employees and patrons is our main priority. As the coronavirus, or COVID-19, spreads globally and cases rise in the U.S., some Chickasaw Country events, classes, facilities, etc., will be postponed, closed or canceled out of an abundance of caution.

For more information regarding the coronavirus as it relates to the Chickasaw Nation, please visit our information pages below. We will continue to update these pages regularly as the situation progresses. Thank you for your understanding during this time.

For all Chickasaw Country cancellations and closings please contact the business directly.

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Charles B. Goddard Center

Explore a world of fascinating art at the Goddard Center! 

Located in downtown Ardmore, OK, the Charles B. Goddard Center for the visual and performing arts was established in 1970 and provides cultural experiences and art education. 

401 1st Ave SW
Visit Ardmore, Oklahoma, OK 73401
  • Currently closed out of an abundance of caution in regards to COVID-19.



Programs in theatre, dance, music and visual arts are offered as well as a visual arts museum, performing arts theatre, sculpture garden, hands-on art studio facility, touring exhibits and performances, educational lectures and more. The galleries feature Western and contemporary paintings, while the 800-volume art library welcomes researchers. A variety of exhibits, activities and shows are scheduled throughout the year including performances from the University of Oklahoma School of Music. Plan a special visit to the Charles B. Goddard Center and be enlightened and inspired through art!

  • Meeting Space
  • Bus/Motorcoach Parking
  • Group Tours
  • Guided Tours
  • Free Admission to Galleries
  • Theatre and Gallery Rental
  • Non-Smoking

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