Welcome to the E.W. Marland Mansion & Estate
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.
To restore and preserve this historic landmark
To educate the public about E.W. Marland, founder of Marland Oil Company, and his family
To create an authentic atmosphere which portrays the Marland lifestyle during the 1920's and 1930's
High Stakes: The Life & Times of E.W. Marland
The Emmy nominated documentary that tells the true story of the rise and fall of one of Oklahoma’s most colorful and controversial oil barons and the state’s 10th Governor, E. W. Marland. Created entirely by Oklahomans and funded by the Marland Estate Foundation, the movie portrays the Marland era through historic film, photos, reenactments, interviews and narration by Michael Wallis.