Northeast Oklahoma via Route 66

  • Start: Claremore, OK
  • End: El Reno, OK
  • Last Modified: 2011-12-08 15:22:50
  • Total Mileage: 188 Miles
  • Number of stops: 21

Description

Begin your tour of historic US 66 country with a visit to the Will Rogers Memorial Museum in Claremore. Rogers was a cowboy, comedian, Broadway star, actor, radio commentator, newspaper columnist and philanthropist, to name a few. The museum houses several interactive exhibits, memorabilia, and Rogers' tomb. Also in Claremore is the J.M. Davis Arms & Historical Museum with a spectacular collection of some 20,000 guns. In Oklahoma City, see the Myriad Botanical Gardens and Crystal Bridge Tropical Conservatory which once presented the world's largest flower, the Amorphophallus titanum, at 42 inches tall. There are also 1,000 species of plants featured in the Crystal Bridge along with the Meinders Garden, a colorful array of plant species that changes from spring to fall.

Stop #1:

Will Rogers Museum
Claremore, OK

Stop #2:

J.M. Davis Arms & Historical Museum
Claremore, OK

Stop #3:

Lynn Riggs Memorial
Claremore, OK

Stop #4:

Philbrook Museum of Art
Tulsa, OK

Stop #5:

Gilcrease Museum
Tulsa, OK

Stop #6:

Tulsa Zoo & Living Museum
Tulsa, OK

Stop #7:

Tulsa Garden Center
Tulsa, OK

Stop #9:

Keystone State Park
Sand Springs, OK

Stop #10:

Sapulpa Historical Museum
Sapulpa, OK

Stop #11:

Grider Farm Pumpkin Patch
Perkins, OK

Stop #12:

Oklahoma Territorial Plaza
Perkins, OK

Stop #13:

Cimarron Valley Railroad Museum
Perkins, OK

Stop #14:

Oklahoma History Center
Oklahoma City, OK

Stop #15:

National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum
Oklahoma City, OK

Stop #16:

Oklahoma Firefighter's Museum
Oklahoma City, OK

Stop #17:

Remington Park Race Track
Oklahoma City, OK

Stop #19:

Rock Island Railroad Depot Museum
El Reno, OK

Stop #20:

Canadian County Historical Museum
El Reno, OK

Stop #21:

Fort Reno
El Reno, OK
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