Attractions

Top Choice Wildlife Reserve in Medicine Park

Wichita Mountains Wildlife Refuge

The 59,020-acre Wichita Mountains Wildlife Refuge protects bison, elk, longhorn cattle and a super-active prairie dog town. Wildlife is abundant; observant drivers might even see a spindly, palm-sized tarantula tipt…
Top Choice Historic Building in Bartlesville

Price Tower

You can tour the only Frank Lloyd Wright–designed skyscraper ever built, the 1956, 221ft Price Tower. Inside and out it is like Architectural Digest meets The Jetsons. Wright shopped the design around for 30 years b…
Top Choice Museum in Oklahoma City

Oklahoma City National Memorial Museum

The story of America's worst incident of domestic terrorism is told at this poignant museum, which avoids becoming mawkish and lets the horrible events speak for themselves. The outdoor Symbolic Memorial has 168 emp…
Top Choice Museum in Tulsa

Gilcrease Museum

Northwest of downtown, off Hwy 64, this superb museum sits on the manicured estate of a Native American who discovered oil on his allotment. Exhibits explore Native American art, textiles, pottery and more, while th…
Top Choice Museum in Tulsa

Oklahoma Jazz Hall of Fame

Tulsa's beautiful Union Station is filled with sound again, but now it's melodious as opposed to cacophonous. During the first half of the 20th century, Tulsa was literally at the crossroads of American music with p…
Top Choice Museum in Tulsa

Woody Guthrie Center

Woody Guthrie gained fame for his 1930s folk ballads that told stories of the Dust Bowl and the Great Depression. His life and music are recalled in this impressive new museum, where you can listen to his music and …
Top Choice Museum in Tahlequah

Cherokee Heritage Center

The excellent Cherokee Heritage Center features Native American–led tours through a re-creation of a pre-European-contact woodland village. It lies on 44 heavily wooded acres, the grounds of the former Cherokee Fema…
Top Choice Area in Oklahoma City

Stockyards City

You'll brush up against real cowboys in Stockyards City, southwest of downtown, either in the shops and restaurants that cater to them or at the Oklahoma National Stockyards, the world's largest stocker and feeder c…
Top Choice Museum in Oklahoma City

National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum

Only the smells are missing. Vibrant historic displays are complemented by a mock frontier village and an excellent collection of Western painting and sculpture featuring many works by Charles M Russell and Frederic…
Historic Site in Western Oklahoma

Fort Sill National Historic Landmark & Museum

The Fort Sill National Historic Landmark, which fills several original stone buildings, explores the history of the fort. Another highlight is the 1872 Post Guardhouse, the center of law enforcement for the Indian T…