Scottish Rite Masonic Temple


This sumptuous Greco-Roman behemoth, the largest Scottish Rite temple anywhere, occupies the ten-acre site originally intended for the Oklahoma State Capitol. Begun in 1920, its neoclassical exterior stands in contrast with the largely Victorian town of Guthrie, yet it's one of the Plains States' most fascinating structures. Inside, it has a sort of Roaring Twenties movie palace sensibility, with 14 magnificent rooms containing elaborate decorative design themes -- Egyptian, Pompeiian, Assyrian, the 18th-century English Adam style, and more. Central to the building is a gigantic Roman atrium with a stunning stained-glass skylight.


900 E. Oklahoma Avenue
Guthrie, OK 73044


35.87807500, -97.41496900
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(405) 282-1281

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