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Dates: 1/1/2018 - 12/31/2018
City / State: Tulsa, OK
Event Name: Historic Downtown Tulsa
Event Type: Year Round Walk
Event ID: 109508 2018/Y0840
Distance - Trail Ratings: 5K/10K - 1A
Description: Walkers will see both historic and modern buildings and sights. The BOK Center is a 19,199 seat multi-purpose arena, the Mayo Hotel hosted such notables as Charlie Chaplin, Mae West, JFK. Art Deco decorates several buildings throughout downtown. Blue Dome Station was the first in Ok to have hot water, pressurized air and car wash. John Hope Franklin Reconciliation Park memorializes the Tulsa Race Riot of 1921 and tells the story of the African American role in building Oklahoma. Guthrie Green is an urban garden and performance space. Many points of historic interest annotated in the walk directions.
Amenities: Strollers: Medium | Wheelchairs: Medium | Pets: Yes | Restrooms: Yes
Special Programs: Alternative Capitals, Cities in Song, Doin' The Louisiana Purchase, Honoring Our Flag, Make a Wish at a Water Fountain, National Register of Historic Places, Take a Walk In a City Park, United States Post Offices, Walk the USA - Street by Street, Walking the USA A - Z, You'll Never Walk Alone
Start Times: dawn to dusk
Location: Fairfield Inn & Suites
Start Point / Driving Directions: 111 N. Main Street Tulsa, OK 7410 Phone: 918-879-1800 Traveling East/West on State Highway 51/64: Take exit for Highway 75 North - Bartlesville;Then take exit for 7th Street Downtown;Turn Right @ Detroit;Turn Left @Archer; Turn Right @ Main St. Hotel on the right side. Lobby is on the second floor.
Awards & Fees: IVV Credit Only
Host Club: Tulsa Walking Club
Contact: Cynthia Hines (918) 406-6077
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