Hilton Garden Inn Oklahoma City Airport
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National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum. The art starts with all of the famous works: Remington, Russell, Lovell, Brodkin each have their own room displaying their work. Then there are rooms with many different artist's work-many look 3-D with oil painting. Each year an artist is chosen for his outstanding work and another painting is purchased. After looking at all this great ...
... m climbing' in, so take it easy"
Mark took a few photos, and then we were back to Old Blue to start a long day of driving. We would touch 4 states today: Arizona, New Mexico, Texas and Oklahoma, hoping we’d make it to Oklahoma City, a little over 800 miles and we change two time zones, from Pacific through Mountain and end in Central - so we lose two hours on the clock, but it will be nice to be back in Central Time.
We are ...
... that used to line it. The new Interstate roads often rip the heart out of certain communities, and many don't survive it.
Light was fading fast and we still had several miles to go to Oklahoma City, so we got onto the I-40 (see how easy it is to ignore Route 66 when you're in a hurry?!) and floored it to OKC, missing a couple of sights that we would have to return to tomorrow. We got there at twilight and managed to drive almost halfway round ...
... two black square arches one for 9.01am a minute before the bomb went off when the city was still at peace and the other at 9.03am the minute after the bomb went off where the city was plunged into despair. There are also bronze chairs set up in 9 rows in the garden representing each victim. Each chair placed in correspondence to the which floor they were killed on. The garden is very quiet and you leave the place with a sense of sadness wondering how ...
... aren't visiting anything today...just driving. We'll figure out the rest of the drive home as we go, hopefully picking up at least a couple more NPS sites along the way. Trip Summary 5720 miles driven 129:37 hours in the car 44.5 miles on the trail 23 NPS sites visited 2 National Battlefields 1 National Battlefield Site 2 National Parkways 1 National River 1 National Military Park 6 National Monuments 7 National Historic Sites 1 National Preserve 2 National ...
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