Pawnee, Oklahoma: World's Largest Dick Tracy Mural

RoadsideAmerica.com Team Field Report

Address:
503 Harrison St., Pawnee, OK
Directions:
Downtown. On US 64/Harrison St. at the corner of 6th St.
Save to My Sights
World's Largest Dick Tracy Mural
An expression of appreciation from the birthplace of DT's creator, cartoonist Chester Gould. Roadsideamerica.com Report...

Visitor Tips and News About World's Largest Dick Tracy Mural

Reports and tips from RoadsideAmerica.com visitors and Roadside America mobile tipsters. Some tips may not be verified. Submit your own tip.

Dick Tracy mural and downtown Pawnee.

Dick Tracy Days

Dick Tracy's creator [Chester Gould] was born and raised in Pawnee, Ok. The Pawnee County Historical Museum and Dick Tracy Headquarters celebrate Dick Tracy's birthday on the first Saturday of October each year. All of the area law enforcement bring their cars and there is a parade at 12:00 with all the vehicles with their lights and sirens going -- a little loud, but the kids love it.

There are activities on the courthouse square, also geared to law enforcement and children. The Museum, which is on the west side of the square, serves birthday cake and punch. There is an art show featuring Dick Tracy and also Dick Tracy and friends look-a-likes.

[Dana Hicks, 01/19/2008]

Nearby Offbeat Places

Pawnee Bill MuseumPawnee Bill Museum, Pawnee, OK - < 1 mi.
Friendship With Chief BaconrindFriendship With Chief Baconrind, Skedee, OK - 6 mi.
Junk Art Snowman And SidekickJunk Art Snowman And Sidekick, Stillwater, OK - 18 mi.
In the region:
Full-Size Transformer: Bumblebee, Stillwater, OK - 24 mi.

Latest Tips Across Roadside America

Catch up on the latest discoveries from the road.

Explore Thousands of Oddball Tourist Attractions!

Unique destinations in the U.S. and Canada are our special obsession. Use our attraction recommendation and maps to plan your next road trip.

June 25, 2017

My Sights

My Sights

Map and Plan Your Own Roadside Adventure

Try My Sights

Roadside America app
Roadside Presidents app

Oklahoma Latest Tips and Stories

Latest Visitor Tips

Sight of the Week

Sight of the Week

Yellowstone Bear World, Rexburg, Idaho (Jun 19-25, 2017)

SotW Archive

USA and Canada Tips and Stories

More Sightings

Sightings. Arrives without warning. Leaves no burn marks. A free newsletter from RoadsideAmerica.com. Subscribe now!
RoadsideAmerica.com Hotel & Motel Finder

Special online rates for hotels & motels.

Nearby Hotels and Motels, Pawnee, Oklahoma

Nightly rates found:

Book Online Now