Oklahoma City is the largest city and capital of the state of Oklahoma. The city actually lies in the middle of an active oil field so there are oil Derricks spread throughout the city. The summer months are normally hot and humid which can at times lead to prolonged periods of drought. The city has a varied and interesting past which means there are many museums to visit on your time off.
If you like sports there are several local teams to get behind in a variety of sports as well as the teams that play for the Oklahoma City University. With so many things to do let’s look at the best things to do in Oklahoma City.
1. Remember The Victims Of The Oklahoma City Bombing
On April 19, 1995 Oklahoma City and the rest of the United States was shaken as a domestic terrorist bomb killed 168 people and injured 680 more. Today the Oklahoma City National Memorial stands in Oklahoma City as a memorial to those that lost their lives, the hero’s that rescued the buried and cared for the injured and the survivors who lived to tell the tale. There are several sections to the memorial, each telling a tale of what happened on that fateful day. A trip here may take longer than you expect as there is much to see and reflect upon.