Fun Places to See in Oklahoma City
Oklahoma City is unique as there are three lakes which lie within the city's limits. These lakes are Lake Hefner, Lake Stanley Draper and Lake Overholser. The location of Lake Hefner is at the Southeastern quarter of Oklahoma City. Stanley Draper can be found in the sparsely populated far southeast part of Oklahoma City. And finally Lake Overholser can also be seen near the Southeastern area of the city along with Lake Hefner.
For visitors to this city you will find plenty of activities to do and see. Of these you many enjoy a visit to Science Museum Oklahoma. This museum was formerly known as the Kirkpatrick Science and Air Space Museum. In the museum you will find many different exhibits on science, aviation and there is also an IMAX theater. Within the museum you will also get to see the International Photography Hall of Fame. This hall of Fame has many exhibits of photographs and there is a large collection of cameras. The International Photography Hall of Fame also honors people who have made significant contributions to the art and science of photography.
Oklahoma City also has two great amusement parks where you and your family can enjoy themselves at. These parks are White Water Bay Water and the Frontier City Theme Park. In the Frontier City Park you will discover a theme park which is centered around the "Old West". At this park you can witness the gunfight which took place at the OK Corral in the olden days. You can check out the various shops which are found lining the main street of "Frontier City". This theme park also hosts a national concert circuit in its amphitheater during the summertime.
A good museum to visit would be that of the 45th Infantry Division Museum. Here you will see many exhibits which honor those who served in the 45th Infantry Division of the Oklahoma National Guard and also the Oklahoma Militia after Oklahoma became a state. After the museum you should visit the Oklahoma City Zoo. At this zoo you will see many varieties and species of wild animals. Here you will have the chance of seeing animals like gorillas, wolves, snakes and many others in enclosures which are like their natural habitats.
These are just a few of the many fun places to see in Oklahoma City interesting sights you will see when you visit. As there is much more to see and do while you are here you may want to think about staying here in Oklahoma City for some fun and adventure.