| Gene Autry, Oklahoma, is located about 11 miles northeast of Ardmore, Oklahoma. The closest motels are located in Ardmore. The nearest airport is Dallas-Fort Worth, which is about 90 miles from the Museum. The airport in Oklahoma City is about 110 miles from the Museum.|
Directions to the Museum from Ardmore: Return to Interstate and travel north. Take exit 40 and go east about 5 miles. Watch for the Museum sign on your right. Turn right onto Happy Trails Road and travel 1.5 miles south. Turn left (east) on Tumbleweed Road and travel 1.8 miles east to the Museum. You'll approach the back side of the Museum. You may park behind the building or go around to the east side of the building to the front and enter through the main door.
Directions directly to the Museum from the north: Take exit 40 off Interstate 35, go east 5 miles and turn right (south) at the Museum sign on Happy Trails Road and travel 1.5 miles south, then turn left and travel east 1.8 miles on Tumbleweed Road. You'll approach the Museum from the back side. Cars may park either in the back or in the front (east side). RV parking is on the west (back side) of the Museum. If you're approaching the Museum on Hwy 177, use Hwy 53 to enter the small town of Gene Autry. Watch for the Museum signs and continue up the hill until you see the Museum at the top of the hill.
From the south: From Interstate 35, take exit 40 and proceed as described above. From Hwy 177, follow those instructions above.
From the west: Approach Ardmore on Hwy 70, turn north on Interstate 35. Take exit 40 and follow instructions above.
From the east: See instructions for "north" and "south" above.
Approximate Driving Times & Distances
from Selected Cities to Gene Autry, Oklahoma
Dallas, 2 hours, 125 miles
Houston, 6 hours, 365 miles
Wichita Falls, 2 hours, 102 miles
Oklahoma City, 1.5 hours, 98 miles
Tulsa, 3 hours, 200 miles
Kansas City, MO, 6.5 hours, 450 miles
Omaha, 9 hours, 560 miles
Denver, 11 hours, 775 miles
Albuquerque, 10 hours, 650 miles