Cheap fun closer than may appear
Leonardo’s Discovery Warehouse & Adventure Quest
200 E Maple Ave, Enid
A hands-on art and science museum offering experiences for children of all ages in the areas of art and science, Leonardo’s also features a three-story castle.
Robbers Cave State Park
Highway 2, Wilburton
A former hideout for notorious outlaws Jesse James and Belle Star, this state park offers fishing, hiking and equestrian trails, and cliff climbing with cabins and campgrounds.
The Toy and Action Figure Museum
111 S Chickasaw, Pauls Valley
For children of any age, this museum depicts how many of today’s and past figures were created, from concept through manufacturing.
Philbrook Museum of Art
2727 S Rockford Road, Tulsa
Offers a unique combination of history, gardens and collections.
Tiger Mountain Ranch Resort
Route 2, Box 299, Henryetta
A ranch retreat with an Old West flavor, this resort offers experiences in both the tribal and cowboy ways of life.
The Castle of Muskogee
3400 Fern Mountain Road, Muskogee
The Castle of Muskogee boasts a 60-acre kingdom and home of the Renaissance Faire the Boare’s Heade Feaste and Christmas Kingdom.
Boiling Springs State Park
207745 Boiling Springs Road,
An oasis, Boiling Springs invites tourists to enjoy swimming, nature trails, boating and water skiing.
Little Sahara State Park
101 Main Street, Waynoka
With more than 1,600 acres of sand dunes, Little Sahara features dune buggy and ATV riding.
Jasmine Morran Children’s Museum
1714 W. Wrangler Road, Seminole
Indoor and outdoor activities dedicated to children young and old. Experience the SuperSonic Express Train, walk through the large outdoor maze and interact with science exhibits.
Tulsa Air and Space Museum & Planetarium
3624 N 74th Ave, Tulsa
Interactive exhibits allow visitors to be a fighter pilot while the state-of-the-art planetarium takes them on a journey of the universe.
Chickasaw National Recreation Area
1008 W 2nd St, Sulphur
Natural springs, streams and lakes are the main attractions at what was formerly know as Platt National Park, the first national park in the state. The park also boasts a nature center.
For more information and other great ideas visit www.travelok.com or www.occc.edu/pioneer.