Experience an important piece of Oklahoma history at the Krebs Heritage Museum. Located east of McAlester, Krebs began as a coal mining town in the early 1900s and the Krebs Heritage Museum honors the history of immigrants and Native Americans that developed the area.
Reflecting Krebs’s mining town beginnings, the museum features exhibits of early coal mining equipment, an extensive collection of military equipment as well as a rare collection of brass band instruments. Honoring the people who settled Krebs, the Krebs Heritage Museum has a fine collection of over 30 local family histories and portraits on display. Take an afternoon to look closely at these fascinating artifacts and appreciate a unique Oklahoma town.