The Mannford Museum

Moving Mannford

Lester Rhoades (1907-1985), longtime postmaster at Mannford, discusses the town’s move and operation of the New Mannford Corp., in this 1979 interview with Keystone Crossroads Historical Society founder Norma Ross (1928-2005).

Veterans Appreciation Ceremony Slideshow

Click here to see photos of the Veterans Appreciation Ceremony held Saturday, Nov. 7, 2020, at the Mannford Museum.


Whether it’s this large stone that was part of the bank building in the old town, or a car demolished in the 1984 tornado, or military artifacts donated by Mannford area veterans, or a fully furnished olden days kitchen, the Mannford Museum has something for everyone.

The museum is a project of the Keystone Crossroads Historical Society.

Tale of 2 Towns

Mannford, Okla., has been in two places, first on the south bank of the Cimarron River and currently on the banks of Keystone Lake.
The museum has many exhibits showcasing each townsite.

Saving Our History

Read the history of the Mannford Masonic Lodge, the Bellis family, a history of Mannford hardware stores and other Snippets of town history. It’s all in the April edition of the Mannford Museum Newsletter.

Click here to see the January Newsletter.

Visit Us


We are on the southwest corner of Coonrod Drive and State Highway 51, on the hill, across the highway from McDonald’s.

Our Hours

We are open from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.

If you would like to visit outside our regular hours, please contact us at or on Facebook at and we will try to accommodate you.

There is no admission charge for the museum.

Support KCHS

You can support the Keystone Crossroads Historical Society by becoming a yearly member for $10 or a lifetime member for $100.

You can also support the KCHS by shopping at and a portion of your purchase price will be donated to the KCHS, at no cost to you.