Tulsa Travel Guide

Attractions

Creek Council Oak Tree18th St. and Cheyenne Ave.It was under the Creek Council Oak Tree in 1836 that the Lochapoka Creek Indians kindled a ceremonial fire using live coals they had carried from their Alabama homeland. This oak was Tulsas first town hall, first conference room, first church and first court of law. This tree symbolizes the spirit of Tulsa's early settlers.
Geo Science Center8801 S YalePhone: +1 918 497-5555Fax: +1 918-497-5557(closed in 2009 -- sorry!)
Gilcrease Museum1400 N Gilcrease Museum RdPhone: +1 918 596-2700Hours: Daily 10AM-5PM, tours at 11AM and 2PMPrice: $8, donation optionalTouted as the "Museum of The Americas", has one of the world's largest collections of Western and Native American art and artifacts and constantly changing exhibits on a yearly basis. The gift shop has a good collection of art, jewelry, music and books as well. A must-see attraction for any visit to Tulsa.
Greenwood Cultural Center322 N Greenwood Ave.Phone: +1 918 596-1020Hours: M-Sa 9AM-5PMServes to promote the history of Tulsas Greenwood District. Was home to one of the worst race riots in American history. Special performances are often held at this center.
The Ida Dennie Willis Museum of Miniatures, Dolls and Toys627 N Country Club Dr.Phone: +1 918 584-6654Hours: W-Sa 11AM-4:30PMOver 2000 dolls, dollhouses and other miniatures.
Oklahoma Jazz Hall of Fame111 E 1st St.Phone: +1 918 596-1001Hours: M-F 9AM-5PMPrice: DonationsHoused in the beautiful Art Deco-style Union Station Depot, many local jazz performances are held here.
Penguins on ParadeThere are dozens of 6' tall penguin sculptures scattered throughout the city. It is a local art project to raise funds for the Tulsa Zoo. The fundraiser began in 2002 as a way to raise money to build a black footed African penguin exhibit. To this day (2/28/12) you can still find 50+ of the penguins in and around Tulsa.
The Philbrook Museum of Art2727 S Rockford RdPhone: +1 918 749-7941Hours: Tu-W, F-Su 10AM-5PM; Th 10AM-8PMIn a former residence of local oilman Waite Phillips, has changing exhibits, a sculpture garden, art and artifacts from around the World, and a gift shop unlike anything else in Tulsa.
Sherwin Miller Museum of Jewish Art2021 E 71st StPhone: +1 918 492-1818Hours: M-F 10AM-5PMPrice: Adults $5.50; Seniors age 55+ $4.50; Student age 6-21 $3; free admission to teachers with school IDThe largest collection of Judaica in the American Southwest, flagship of The Fenster/Sanditen Cultural Center. As an arts education institution, and the only American Jewish museum in the region, utilizes both art and history to preserve and present Jewish culture.
Tulsa Air and Space Museum3624 N 74th E Ave.Phone: +1 918 834-9900Hours: Tu-Sa 10AM-5PM; Su 1PM-5PMTASM Collection Highlights include a WWII German Jet Engine, An F-14 Tomcat, Two of Burt Rutan's Experimental aircraft, A locally built Gyrocopter by Spartan Aeronautics, and Art-Deco sections of the original Tulsa International Airport Terminal. TASM also has Many historical and interactive exhibits of interest to young and old alike.

source: Wikivoyage

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