Top 10 Things To Do in Tulsa
1. Woody Guthrie Center
The Woody Guthrie Center honors the life and legacy of American Folk Musician and singer-songwriter Woody Guthrie. It doesn’t take too long to go through this public museum and archive making it a stop everyone should do. And even if you think you know everything about this legend, it is likely you will learn something new as there are some fun random facts in addition to the commonly known facts.
2. Woodward Park
Woodward Park is a great spot to unwind, take pictures and just walk around. It is beautiful year round but during the Spring and Fall it is stunning. You can explore the pond and picnic areas or the trails and greenery. No matter what, you will feel refreshed.
A fun and adventurous modern-day treasure hunt you can enter as many times as you want! You’ll be adventuring all over Tulsa and the surrounding areas solving clues that will have you exploring the city, including spots you likely haven't explored before! It only costs $10 and every time you finish, you will get $5 to the Adventure Hunt Store and be entered to win a FREE TRIP TO PANAMA! You can enter on your own, with a date or with a group of friends. No matter how many people you are with, you will have a blast!
4. Tulsa Zoo
Tulsa Zoo is situated on 85 acres and has animals from all over the world. There are many different exhibits which lend it to be called one of the best zoos in the country. This is definitely a must-see!
5. Route 66
Gotta get your kicks on Route 66? Tulsa is the perfect place to hop on and see more than 400 miles of Route 66 in Oklahoma. You will see charming towns, roadside diners and quirky attractions as you take a drive down one of the most famous roads.
6. Utica Square
Utica Square has it all. You can shop in some of the finest shops, dine in delicious restaurants, watch shows, visit the bank, the post office or even do yoga! There is truly something for everyone here!
7. Gilcrease Museum
Gilcrease Museum houses the world’s largest collection of art from the American West along with Native American artifacts and artwork. While there, you can also explore the gardens which showcase the style of different time periods. Gilcrease Museum is just fun to see.
8. Tulsa Botanic Garden
Situated on 170 acres, and only 8 miles outside of downtown, Tulsa Botanic Garden has lots to explore. You can walk around the 7 acre lake, hike up the 1 mile nature trail, admire the 350 plant varieties, play in the Children’s Discovery Garden and even take a peek at the Spring Giant, a 15 foot tall carved face.
9. The Golden Driller
Standing at 75 foot tall and weighing 43,500 pounds, The Golden Driller is an amazing sight. This statue of an oil worker is the fifth tallest statue in the US. Only a little bit off of Route 66, it is a great stop and will blow you mind.
10. The Brady Arts District
Filled with retail and service shops, historic music venues, clubs, galleries, parks, restaurants, lots of fun, unique experiences to watch including glass blowing and so much more, The Brady Arts District has it all. You will definitely want to mark out a whole day to spend here as there is so much to explore!