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  • Ed Galloway's World's Largest Concrete Totem Pole

    Ed Galloway's World's Largest Concrete Totem Pole

    Foyil, Oklahoma

    A folk art environment including a giant totem pole, sculpted out of concrete by Ed Galloway (1880-1962).

  • Friendship With Chief Baconrind

    Friendship With Chief Baconrind

    Skedee, Oklahoma

    A monument to a unique bond of friendship between Ellsworth Walters and Osage Indian Chief Baconrind.

  • Golden Driller: Titanic Oil Man

    Golden Driller: Titanic Oil Man

    Tulsa, Oklahoma

    One of the tallest statues in America, the Golden Driller has survived tornadoes and turbulent oil markets.

  • Oral Roberts Prayer Tower

    Oral Roberts Prayer Tower

    Tulsa, Oklahoma

    Spiritual Tower of Power for evangelist Oral Roberts -- closer to God, architecturally, anyway.

  • Bubble-Top Cars of the Future

    Bubble-Top Cars of the Future

    Afton, Oklahoma

    40,000 square feet of exotic vehicles, almost all of them built by Darryl Starbird, who lives next door.

  • OK County 66

    OK County 66

    Arcadia, Oklahoma

    Home-built mini-replicas of Route 66 attractions at John Hargrove's attraction along Route 66.

  • Cow Chip Throwing Capital of the World

    Cow Chip Throwing Capital of the World

    Beaver, Oklahoma

    Cow chips (dried cow dung) are the Frisbees of the prairie. Flinging them has flung this small town to national fame.

  • Blue Whale

    Blue Whale

    Catoosa, Oklahoma

    Postcard darling of Route 66, the happy Blue Whale has fared better than its neighbor, the dour Noah's Ark.

  • Showman's Rest and Bull Rider's Reprieve

    Showman's Rest and Bull Rider's Reprieve

    Hugo, Oklahoma

    Special sections of this cemetery are set aside for circus performers and professional bull riders.

  • Oklahoma City Bombing Memorial

    Oklahoma City Bombing Memorial

    Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

    Sprawling, somber, and stirring memorial to victims of a homegrown terrorist attack. The Field of Empty Chairs account for each 1995 bombing victim.

  • Toy and Action Figure Museum

    Toy and Action Figure Museum

    Pauls Valley, Oklahoma

    Thousands of moveable-joint heroes and villains on display, many from the personal collection of the curator.

  • Tri-State Spook Light aka Hornet Spook Light

    Tri-State Spook Light aka Hornet Spook Light

    Quapaw, Oklahoma

    One of America's few consistent mystery lights, glowing since at least the 1880s at the border of Missouri, Kansas, and Oklahoma.

  • World's Largest Praying Hands

    World's Largest Praying Hands

    Tulsa, Oklahoma

    Ten titanic Christian digits reach heavenward at the entrance to Oral Roberts University.

  • Stafford Air and Space Museum

    Stafford Air and Space Museum

    Weatherford, Oklahoma

    Aerial and outer space artifacts, courtesy of a former astronaut who flew to the moon before Apollo 11. Exhibits of aircraft, missiles and rocket engines.

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