Local Area Attractions
National Cowboy Hall of Fame
The Hall was opened June 26, 1965 and represents the seventeen western states. Museum operating hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Labor Day to Memorial Day and 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. Memorial Day to Labor Day. Museum is closed Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Years Day. Admission fee charged.
Myriad Botanical Gardens
Enter a rainforest where it never rains; visit a desert where droughts always end just in time. Enjoy a world of waterfalls, palm trees, butterflies and orchids. There's a tropical forest inside a crystal bridge, and 17 acres of landscaped parkland. Right in downtown Oklahoma City! Open 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. every day except Christmas. Free admission and guided tours available.
45th Infantry Museum
Hours of operation are Tuesday through Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Free admission. Come share the proud heritage of the Thunderbirds and Oklahomas citizen soldiers! For more information, visit the 45th Infantry Museum online.
Racing begins the end of March and runs through the end of May (Thursday through Saturday).
Local Area Activities
The Oklahoma City area has several lakes for boating and fishing. There are also numerous golf courses available.
There are several golf courses in the area.
Area lakes include Stanley Draper and Lake Thunderbird, both are available for fishing and boating.
Visit Off-Road Lands Park at Stanley Draper.