Above: ROMP President Alysha Little at the museum mural she designed

The mission of the Rural Oklahoma Museum of Poetry is to bring poetry and people together, to encourage wordplay and literacy and to provide a space where everyone can have an experience of poetry.

Thursday-Saturday, 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Occasional Sundays, 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. (Call to confirm)

Arrangements can be made to be open other days if you are planning to visit. It is no problem–we would love to see you. Email us!

Rural Oklahoma Museum of Poetry
Mailing Address: PO Box 1243
Physical Address: 416 E. Main
Locust Grove OK 74352
(918) 479-7667

KFOR Channel 4 Great State with Galen Culver

KTUL Channel 8 Segment about ROMP w/Burt Mummulo

Arts Midwest/Big Read: Poetry in Rural Oklahoma

Preview Article about ROMP and Locust Grove 

Tulsa Kids magazine article about ROMP

Museum Confidential Article about ROMP

Tulsa Word Article on Museum (in old location)

OU: Graduate Opens Poetry Museum

NPR Show State of the Reunion: ROMP Episode