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... moved to the historic section. An example of how complete the museum is: the barb wire display has 1300 different barb wire specimens chosen from 8000 submitted. Saddle examples were over 30. Exhibits for cattle drives, Indians, military, are all covered in fine detail.
We spent about 5 hours-so plan to spend the better part of a day and don't worry about food-they have a ...
It was hard to leave the La Posada, and if home hadn't been on the horizon, we probably would have lingered longer to look around a bit more. This might have been Mary Colter’s crowning glory. So glad someone saved it for all of us.
We had breakfast in the "Turquoise Room," just as we had dinner the night before. They have done a wonderful job of restoring this hotel.
After breakfast, we packed up Old Blue, and then took a quick ...
... and it's such an institution that it would be sad to think of it going under.
Route 66 progresses from Lebanon alongside the Interstate-40 but takes a bit of a detour which takes it very briefly into our third US state (and second of the day), Kansas. The road travels a little over 13 miles in Kansas, not really long enough to make any meaningful assessment of it as a state. However, it does take you past a couple of interesting sights, notably the ...
Bricktown is a cool area of Oklahoma City and is where most of the restaurants, cafes and entertainment area is. After a Starbucks stop (vanilla frap not the gross coffee that they serve here), we head to Chesapeake Arena - home of the OKC Thunders. Its not overly impressive but I still wanted to see the home of the 2014 MVP - Kevin Durant.
After I got my pic, we take a walk down to the botanical parks and take some more ...
... the national memorial unveiled in 2000 to remember the victims of the attack.
It's a very somber place, a stillness in the middle of a moderately-sized city. One hundred sixty eight empty chairs stand in the grass to memorialize those killed, and a single surviving elm tree stands on a small hill with the words "The spirit ...