Cherokee Nation exhibit focus on flag

Cherokee Nation Flag

TAHLEQUAH – Learn about the history of the Cherokee Nation’s flag in a new exhibit at the Cherokee National Supreme Court Museum.

“Where Your Flag Has Flown” will be on display June 14 through Jan. 31.

The exhibit explores the history and symbolism of the 40-year-old flag and its use throughout history, using photos and stories from Cherokee Nation citizens across the world.

“This exhibit pays tribute to the Cherokee Nation flag and the weight it bears with our citizens,” said Cady Shaw, interpretive manager for Cherokee Nation Cultural Tourism. “We hope this exhibit helps educate the public about the flag’s creation and the powerful symbolisms behind its intricate design.”

The Cherokee National Supreme Court Museum is located at 122 E. Keetoowah St. It is open 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday.

Information: (877) 779-6977 or www.VisitCherokeeNation.com.

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