Visit the Honey Springs Museum and Visitor’s Center in Checotah for a fascinating look at a major and pivotal conflict that happened in Oklahoma. The battle of Honey Springs involved thousands of men and left hundreds dead. Out of the 107 documented conflicts the Battle of Honey Springs was the largest during the war and it was major turning point in history. The Union’s success at Honey Springs led to the formation of Oklahoma. You can learn all about that and more at the state of the art facility through recently updated exhibits, detailing the history.