Introduction to Chickasha, Oklahoma
Chickasha is the county seat of Grady County. The area has a strong Native American connection. The community got its name from the Choctaw word for Chickasaw, which is "Chikashsha." The University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma is located in the area.
Chickasha and nearby Attractions
- Oklahoma Historical Society
- Fort Cobb State Park
- International Gymnastics Hall of Fame
- Timberlake Rose Rock Museum
- State Capital State Park
- National Cowboy Hall of Fame
Things To Do In Chickasha
Southland Shopping Center and Grandview Shopping Center are the important shopping centers in the area. Local churches include Maramatha Baptist Church, Grand Assembly of God Church and New Life Christian Church. One can also plan a trip to the Southern Plains Indian Museum, the McClain County Museum and 45th Infantry Division Museum.
Lawton-Fort Sill Regional Airport is the nearest major airport.
Chickasha Higher Education
The University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma is the local institution of higher education. Rose State College, Oklahoma City University and Oklahoma City Community College are nearby as well.