Oklahoma City is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Oklahoma City one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Oklahoma City is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Oklahoma City or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Oklahoma City. Explore the historical monuments of Oklahoma City with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Oklahoma City guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Oklahoma City page for the complete list of attractions and activities.
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Top Historical Oklahoma City landmarks
Traverse through the finest landmarks and famous historical buildings of Oklahoma City.
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620 N Harvey Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73102
09:00 am - 06:00 pm
In April 19, 1995, Timothy McVeigh bombed the front of the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building, killing 168 people. Five years later, a memorial was dedicated to the victim of the attack on that site, and in February 2001, the Memorial Museum opened. The features of the memorial, described below are incredibly moving sights. They are:
The Gates of T...
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1700 NE 63rd St, Oklahoma City, OK 73111
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
The museum's task is ambitious - to collect and preserve and interpret the artifacts of the American West. It's 19,000 metres square space exhibits over 2000 works of western art - paintings and sculptures - by 19th and 20th century artists and native American art. It also has an extensive collection of native American art, which hlps explore their...
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415 Couch Dr, Oklahoma City, OK 73102
10:00 am - 05:00 pm
Though most often visited for its travelling exhibitions from art centers around the world, The Oklahoma City Museum of Art Also has a permanent exhibition of some of the most important Oklahoma State art. Artists represented your include Alexander Calder, Gustave Courbet, Francis Hayman, Ellsworth Kelly, Henry Moore, Georgia O’Keeffe, Charle...
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100 W Reno Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73102, United States
12:01 am - 12:00 am
Home to the NBA's Oklahoma City Thunder, this is the place to catch the city's most anticipated basketball matches. However, the arena is also one of the city's main event, performances and concert centers. Some of the performers here have included Bon Jovi, Britney Spears, Cher, Justin Bieber, Eric Clapton, Lady Gaga, Paul McCartney, Elton John an...
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2300 N Lincoln Blvd, Oklahoma City, OK 73105, United States
08:00 am - 05:00 pm
This beautiful classical buildings houses the government of the U.S. state of Oklahoma. While most of the Greco-Roman architecture is made of white limestone and Oklahoma pink granite, the dome is made of steel, concrete and plaster. Sprawling over 100 acres the complex offers as much to see outside as it does inside. For instance, the Capitol buil...
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Bricktown River Walk Park, Oklahoma City, OK 73104
12:01 am - 12:00 am
A Land run is a kind of historic event in United State of America, in which previously restricted land is opened up to homesteads. The Oklahoma Land Run of 1893 was the most famous of these, as well as the largest. In 2015 a series of sculptures were raised in the Bricktown Riverwalk Park to commemorate the event. Visitors will find 45 heroic statu...
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405 NW 15th St, Oklahoma City, OK 73103, United States
10:00 am - 03:00 pm
They say Henry Overholser is the man who was single-handedly responsible for the success of Oklahoma City as you see today. Already wealthy when he first arrived in the city, he quickly used his money to double up business plots around the settlement. The building you see here today was his home, and was the first mansion in the city. Preserved as ...
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1305 S Agnew Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73108, United States
12:01 am - 12:00 am
Now this attraction is truly a historical delight. In 1910, the Oklahoma National Stockyards Company was founded. Oklahoma City may have moved on from those times, but this little district still seems to live in the American West. Most of the shops here were founded to cater to cowboys. So when you visit, make sure to check out:
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Paseo Arts District, Oklahoma City
This art district, the oldest in the city, was founded in 1929 north of downtown. has the home of about 60 art galleries and 20 artists this is one of the most creatively engaged places in the city. And it's nice to just walk through it too. It looks and feels like something out of Spain - stucco buildings and clay tile roofs. Once you're don...
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1721 N Lincoln Blvd, Oklahoma City, OK 73105, United States
10:00 am - 04:00 pm
Listed on the national register of historic places, this famous Homestead was settled during the famous land run of 1889. The property is about 10 acres in size and houses several buildings. These include a school house, the Victorian family home for the Harns, and Oklahoma's first two story building. In addition to serving as a tourist venue, this...
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307 NW 4th St, Oklahoma City, OK 73102, United States
11:00 am - 05:00 pm
Though it is listed on the national register of historic places, the church is right now less famous for its Heritage and more famous for having survived the Oklahoma City bombing. It has since been restored, and is now in active service. Completed in 1902, the architecture is Gothic Revival. It is notable for its central tower with a spiral, with ...
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127 NW 7th St, Oklahoma City, OK 73102, United States
09:30 am - 04:30 pm
Built in 1904, the building you see today has been listed on the national register of historic places since 1977. Unlike the st. Joseph old Cathedral, it was built in Norman Gothic style and was also significantly damaged during the Oklahoma City bombing. Notably, the Celtic cross on top of the church was shattered. It took two years and seven and ...
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Oklahoma City, OK 73145, United States
07:00 am - 07:00 pm
This is inside an Air Force Base. The airport serves as a memorial to Major Charles B Hall, who was reportedly the first black man to ever shoot down an enemy plane. Open to the public, and free to access it is basically a collection of about a dozen military aircraft. All tours are self-guided, and you can navigate the paved pathways around the airplanes.