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

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 Historic Site in Western Oklahoma

Washita Battlefield National Historic Site

On November 27, 1868, George Custer’s troops launched a dawn attack on the peaceful village of Chief Black Kettle. It was a slaughter of men, women, children and domestic animals, an act some would say led to karmic…
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 depression. His life and music are recalled in this impressive new museum, where you can listen to his music and explo…
Museum in Oklahoma City

National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum

Only the smells are missing. Vibrant historic displays are complemented by an excellent collection of Western painting and sculpture featuring many works by Charles M Russell and Frederic Remington.
Museum in Oklahoma City

Oklahoma History Center

Near the capitol, this museum makes people the focus as it tells the story of the Sooner State.
Landmark in Oklahoma City

State Capitol

Built in 1917, but only got its dome in 2002. Note the oil wells outside.
Cattle Auction in Oklahoma City

Oklahoma National Stockyards

Oklahoma National Stockyards is the world's largest stocker and feeder cattle market.
Monument in Anadarko

National Hall of Fame for Famous American Indians

A short outdoor walk leads past the bronze busts of well-known Native Americans including Pocahontas, Geronimo and Sitting Bull. The nearby visitors center has a good selection of books on Oklahoma Indians.
Museum in Anadarko

Southern Plains Indian Museum

To mix a little shopping with your learning, visit the Southern Plains Indian Museum. It houses a small but diverse collection of Plains Indian clothing, weaponry and musical instruments. There’s also a small collec…