AAA Editor Notes
Chickasaw Cultural Center, 867 Cooper Memorial Dr., celebrates the history and culture of the Chickasaw Nation and other Native American tribes in the southeastern U.S. An exhibit center features interactive displays, stomp dance performances and an orientation film. An outdoor traditional village re-creates 18th-century Chickasaw life with a council house, a stickball field, cooking demonstrations, archery and blowgun demonstrations and other activities.
Also on the grounds is a 40-foot-tall pavilion with an overlook, a research/genealogy center, a garden and a large-format theater with daily showings of films focused on or made by Chickasaw citizens.
Guided tours are available. Food is available.