Open Daily, 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Sunday, 1:00 to 5:00 p.m.
Welcome to the home of E.W. Marland. The Marland story is fascinating
and his home is an architectural wonder. It was designed and constructed
as a showplace for pieces of fine art and in the process, it became a
masterpiece in its own right. As you tour through this site, we'll show
you the mansion and tell you the Marland story. You'll learn about the
Marland family, the industry that made it all possible, and the "oil
boom-town" that rose from it all, Ponca City, Oklahoma.
The dream of oil baron E.W. Marland was to live in a palace. This magnificent mansion reflects the elegance of the affluent days of the oilman, who lived lavishly and entertained in the same style........LEARN
The Marland Estate has several small historic museums housed in
original buildings that have been restored. These areas in the Artist
Studio and Lydie's Cottage (formerly the chauffeur's cottage) each
relate......LEARN MORE HERE.
Several changes were made to the estate after E.W. died to make it
easier to maintain. For example, an elaborate double Olympic-size pool was
filled in, as well as four of the five lakes surrounding the mansion......LEARN
The Marland Mansion has many features that are particularly interesting
with respect to their artful content and symbolism. These side tours offer
the opportunity to a closer look at the "little"......LEARN