Heading for OKC for spring break but stuck on a tight budget?
No problem. Because Oklahoma City is one of the best places to watch your pennies. Here’s a list of things to see and do when you are in the city. You can even count on taking some of your hard-earned money home with you at the end of your trip.
Note that admission is either free of charge of cheap (so that a family of four gets entry for less than $25).
World travelers (or those who live there) should call to verify opening hours before heading out.
American Banjo Museum, is located at 9 E Sheridan, Oklahoma City, Tel: 405-604-2793 (Cost is $6 adult/17 & under free during Spring Break March 17-25, 2012)
Crystal Bridgeat Myriad Gardens, is located at 301 W Reno, Oklahoma City, Tel: 405-297-3995 (Cost is $7 adult/$4 child ages 4-12)
Express Ranch Clydesdales, is located at12701 W Wilshire Blvd, Yukon, Tel: 405-350-6404 (admission is free)
Martin Park Nature Center, is located at 5000 W. Memorial Rd, Oklahoma City, Tel: 405-755-0676 (free admission)
Museum of Osteology, is located at 10301 S. Sunnylane Rd., Oklahoma City, Tel: 405-814-0006 (Costs $6 all ages 3 & up/Under 3 is free) Click here for additional savings.
Myriad Botanical Gardens, is located at 301 W Reno, Oklahoma City, Tel: 405-297-3995 (outdoor gardens are free)
OKC Zoo, is located at 2101 NE 50th St, Oklahoma City, Tel: 405-424-3344 (Cost is $6 adult/$5 kids (3-11)/two & under free) Under $15 with coupon. See website for coupon.
Oklahoma History Center, is located at 800 Nazih Zuhdi Drive, Oklahoma City, Tel: 405-521-2491 (Cost is $7 adult/$4 students/five & under are free/$15 family)
Route 66 Park, is located at 9901 NW 23rd St, Oklahoma City, Tel: 405-297-2756 (admission is free)
Sam Noble Museum of Natural History at the University of Oklahoma is located at 2401 Chautauqua Avenue, Norman (Cost is $5 adults/$3 children (6-17)/five & under are free)
San Francisco residents can fly to Will Rogers World Airport (See article here: Will Rogers World Airport in OKC to get full-body scanners) in OKC from SFO International Airport. Deals can be found online at www.kayak.com
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