Oklahoma City is the capital city of its namesake state and is famous for its cowboy culture, functioning oil wells, national memorials, family excitement and adventure. The Science Museum of Oklahoma features many interactive exhibits and planetarium shows that are sure to thrill kids and grownups. At the same time, the Oklahoma City Zoo offers shows, attractions and exotic animal exhibits. At the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum, visitors will take a walk into the past with more than 28,000 artifacts from the Old West, including Native American art.

Frontier City offers roller coasters, rides, games and fun for the whole family in a Western-themed amusement park. The Oklahoma City National Memorial and Museum honors the memories of those who died in the 1996 bombing. For quirkier attractions, the American Banjo Museum includes hundreds of banjos and a look at this instrument’s history. The Oklahoma Railway Museum showcases seasonal trips on restored historic diesel and steam trains and a museum to explore and board various cars.

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  • 10 Best Things to Do in Oklahoma City

    Oklahoma City is sure to delight everyone with museums, parks, and a wide variety of art available. There is plenty to do on your vacation, from watching a horse show to seeing wildlife at the zoo. Visit a museum that memorializes an American tragedy or one that honors the Wild West. Children will enjoy a hands-on science experience or a...

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Where to shop & what to buy in Oklahoma City

  • 10 Best Places to Go Shopping in Oklahoma City

    Oklahoma City is home to extensive shopping opportunities whether you're looking for affordability, antiques, or high-end, sustainable, and contemporary items. Numerous malls are present throughout the city, but the prevalence of antique malls is particularly impressive, with each one having dozens of vendors offering decades-old treasures. You'll also find plenty of choices for eco-friendly and budget-friendly shopping, thanks to the...

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Where to go & what to do at night in Oklahoma City

  • 10 Best Things to Do After Dinner in Oklahoma City

    The Oklahoma City Nightlife is packed full of adventure and offers opportunities to enjoy a film, a live performance, a drink, or a simple walk in the park. The park is especially inviting, as its natural splendor is quite impressive when illuminated in the moonlight, but the city's indoor attractions can be just as entertaining. Numerous theaters can be found...

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