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Oklahoma City, the state capital, is located in central Oklahoma in Oklahoma County and is its county seat. The city is located at the crossroads of Interstate 44, Interstate 40 and Interstate 35. In addition, historic Route 66 passes through the city.

"Modern history" in Oklahoma begins in the 1830s when the U.S. government forcibly relocated Indian tribes from east of the Mississippi River into the "Oklahoma Territory". When an 1889 presidential proclamation opened that area to settlement, 10,000 settlers flocked there the first day in the first of 5 such land runs. Oklahoma City subsequently became the state capital in 1910.

Home to Oklahoma City University, the U of O Medical Center, Oklahoma City Community College, and Tinker AFB, the city has a dynamic and stable economic base.

The North Canadian River flows in an easterly direction through the city before emptying into Eufaula Lake.

Museum buffs will enjoy the Central High School Museum, the National Softball Hall of Fame & Museum, the Red Earth Indian Center, the State Museum of History, and the Harn Homestead & 1889er Museum. The Henry Overholser Mansion, Oklahoma Govenor's Mansion and the Oklahoma State Capitol are "must sees".

Central Neon School Of Neon Tube Bending | Central State Beauty Academy | Mid America Bible College | Oklahoma School Of Auctioneering | Suburban Extended Stay |
Art Classen Street Potters | Greg Burns Fine Art and Framing | Oklahoma City Art Museum/Fairgrounds | The Colonial Art Gallery | The Goddess Boutique | Six Flags Frontier City |
Education Mid-America Bible College | Oklahoma Spine Hospital | Physicians Hospital Of Oklahoma |
History Classen High School Museum | Enterprise Square, USA | Forty-fifth Infantry Division Museum | Lee Way Motor Freight Museum | Oklahoma Air and Space Museum | Oklahoma State Capitol |
Motels, Hotels and Resorts Comfort Inn Suites Meridian Airport | Fifth Season Hotel | Hampton Inn - Quail Springs | Holiday Inn Express--Meridian Av. | Walnut Gardens Apartments and Suites |
Oklahoma Counties Oklahoma County |
Residential and Commercial Real Estate Window Innovations |
RV campgrounds and dealers Briscoe's RV and Fun Park |
Science Omniplex |
Shopping B.C. Clark Jewelers |
Transportation Will Rogers World Airport |
Wildlife Viewing Creepy Hollow Living Museum |

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11/27 Coming to The area
OK Mozart Festival Bartlesville OK June9-15 Oklahoma's Premier Music Festival, OK Mozart brings the highest quality professional musical and cultural experience to the state of Oklahoma and the middle United States.
Tulsa Greek Festival Tulsa OK September19-21 Build your own Greek dinner, enjoy some Greek desserts, buy a Greek cookbook with an area flavor, and imagine the sights, sounds, and smells of Mediterranean life.
Greater Pittsburgh Renaissance Festival West Newton PA August24-September29 Jousters will compete in the Jousting Arena, while the smallest of the kingdom can enjoy their time in the New Children's Realm. Also a Pirate’s Pub and a New upscale Crafts Marketplace. Weekends only.

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