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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma: Oklahoma Land Run Monument

Dozens of giant, bronze sculptures depicting horses, wagons, soldiers, and cowboys in a race to settle the former Indian Territory.

S. Byers Ave. (River Walk Parking), Oklahoma City, OK
From E. Reno Ave. turn south onto S. Beyers Ave., which is the parking lot for Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World (200 Bass Pro Dr). Drive past the store, under the freeway overpass, into another big parking lot. Park in the far right hand corner; the steps leading to the monument are there.
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Sculpture of artist Paul Moore is part of the Land Run.

Oklahoma Land Run Monument

Paul Moore, the artist, signed the piece by including his likeness.

[Sharon, 07/27/2022]

Oklahoma Land Run Monument.

Oklahoma Land Run Monument

Incredible! Larger-than-life statues capture the physical toll and competitive spirit of the time. I'm very happy I took the quick walk down.

[Laura, 10/10/2021]

Posing at the Land Run.

Oklahoma Land Run Monument

Numerous larger-than-life cast bronze statues depicting Oklahoma land run participants in 1889.

[Del Clark, 07/27/2015]

"Watch it Clem, you're gonna trample the girl!" "But she's standin' right in front a muh land!"

Oklahoma Land Run Monument

We found the best place to park was just past the Bass Pro Shop parking lot, under the freeway. This monument is well worth a half hour out of your road trip.

[Mel Roberts, 06/28/2009]

Land Run Monument

Oklahoma Land Run Monument contributor Shawn recently made mention of the Land Run Monument in Oklahoma City. We were in OK City in Sept. 2007 and saw it. If you're in the area it's well worth seeing. There were a number of sculptures in place, with more to come.

[Joe Boulter, 03/21/2009]

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