Situated right on the I-35 Corridor, Oklahoma City offers an urban vibe with a western twist. Give OKC a ride for your next weekend getaway!
WATCH THE SUNSET FROM UP TOP
Take in the best view of downtown Oklahoma City at the swanky O Bar, an upscale rooftop bar located in the Ambassador Hotel. Grab a craft cocktail and head up to the O Bar at sunset for an expansive view of the city.
REMEMBER AND HONOR
Visit the Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum to “honor those who were killed, those who survived and those changed forever” after the bombing of the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building on April 19, 1995. The Outdoor Symbolic Memorial is a place of quiet reflection, while the museum gives more information about the attack and aftermath.
DISCOVER AN URBAN OASIS
Right in bustling downtown, the Myriad Botanical Gardens serves as OKC’s very own urban oasis. The 15-acre escape features gardens, a lake, an off-leash dog park, water features and jogging paths. The Crystal Bridge Conservatory is the highlight of the Botanical Gardens, with 13,000 square feet of tropical and desert plants.
FEAST AT OKC’S OLDEST CONTINUOUSLY-RUN RESTAURANT
Located in the heart of OKC’s Stockyards City, Cattlemen’s Steakhouse boasts 100+ years of service as the oldest continuously-run restaurant in the city. Cattlemen’s Steakhouse has been featured on Man v. Food; Diners, Drive-ins and Drives; Southern Living and more.
EXPLORE THE WILD WEST
Learn more about the dramatic story of the West at the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum, America’s premier institution of Western history, art and culture. Pull on your cowboy boots and dig into Western-inspired art and history.
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