Passages below Okla. city were filled with a rarely-seen Chinese community. Anti-Chinese sentiments drove the culture underground across the country, including Oklahoma City. During a flu epidemic during the 1920s, health inspectors stumbled across the Chinese underground. After their inspection, the inspectors were quoted as saying the nearly 200 residents were “in good health and surroundings and sanitary as all get out.” An entire network of tunnels downtown that link various buildings t
Past and present fuse in Oklahoma City, where you’ll find the legacies of Native Americans, cowboys and cattle. Things to do include visiting the National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum, the Oklahoma Museum of Art and the Oklahoma City National Memorial and Museum: http://www.midwestliving.com/travel/around-the-region/oklahoma-city-trip-guide
Home to one of the fastest growing entertainment districts in the southwest, as well as top-rated museums, family-friendly theme parks, an NBA team and plenty of Western allure, Oklahoma City is an urban destination with something for everyone.