Perry, Oklahoma

  • Kumback Cafe

    Kumback CafeThe Kumback Cafe is one of the oldest cafes in Oklahoma. It has been in business for over 72 years and is the pride of the community with it art deco design. ...
    Kumback Cafe
  • The Joseph Foucart Building

    The Joseph Foucart BuildingPerhaps the most striking building in the downtown Perry business district area is the two-story red brick structure listed on the National Register of Historic Places. It is now known as the J...
    The Joseph Foucart Building
  • The Masonic Building

    The Masonic BuildingThe three story building was built in 1924 to house the various Masonic organizations then active in Perry. In recent years the Masons have moved to a new location but their name remains associated wi...
    The Masonic Building
  • The Christoph Block Building

    The Christoph Block BuildingCharles Christoph built this building in 1900 to house his flourishing furniture and undertaking business. It was the first building in Perry complete with an elevator. His step-son, George A. Newton,...
    The Christoph Block Building
  • The Famous Store

    The Famous StoreJames Lobsitz founded the Famous Store in October of 1893 in a modest frame building a half a block east of the present building. His general merchandise business prospered and he erected the 50 by 90...
    The Famous Store
  • The Pancoast Building

    The Pancoast BuildingJ.A.. Pancoast, a lawyer, erected this building in approximately 1905 to house the Knox-Stout Clothing Store. The city administration operated on the second floor for many years. The Pioneer Telephone...
    The Pancoast Building
  • The Evans Buildings

    These two buildings were built by J.E. Evans of whom not much is now known. The building on the east was the first brick building on the square built in the spring of 1895. It housed the R.E. Wade Fur...
    The Evans Buildings
  • The Wolleson-Nicewander Building

    The Wolleson-Nicewander BuildingOriginally the "Boston Store" built in 1894 and it was one of the first permanent buildings of stone on the square. Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, it was erected by Adolph ...
    The Wolleson-Nicewander Building

Attractions and Upcoming Events

The Pancoast Building

J.A.. Pancoast, a lawyer, erected this building in approximately 1905

Perry, OK Historic Buildings

Carnegie Library

Perry Carnegie Library was built in 1909 at a cost of $10,000, the exact amount provided in a gift from Pittsburgh steel magazine Andrew Carnegie. It is regarded as one of Perry's most prized possessions. An extensive renovation and space expansion project with an estimated cost of $450,000

Perry, OK Carnegie Libraries

St. Rose Catholic Church

The St. Rose Catholic Church built in 1922 welcomes visitors through its magnificient set of brass double doors artisticly decorated in metalwork of symbolic emblems representing twelve saints.

Perry, OK Historic Churches

Things to do near Perry, OK

Sooner Lake

Sooner Lake straddles the county line 22 miles northeast of Perry across Noble County and Pawnee County. With a surface area ...