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61 M A R Q U E E I S S U E 2 0 1 7 M A R Q U E E D E S T I N A T I O N S Venture to Oklahoma, where bold-blooded pioneers settled the windswept vastness of Indian Country. Experience proud indigenous heritage amid the glory of the genuine Wild West. STANDING BEAR PARK In the shadow of Standing Bear's 22-foot-tall statue, explore a museum dedicated to the contributions of native cultures and this Ponca civil rights pioneer. WOOLAROC e exotic estate of Philips Petroleum's founder features hundreds of mounted animal heads, civil war weaponry, prehistoric artifacts, a 50,000-square-foot museum and thundering buffalo herd. OKLAHOMA CITY NATIONAL MEMORIAL Visit hallowed ground commemorating the Oklahoma City bombing. Outside the museum, wander the Field of Empty Chairs, 168 empty chairs surrounding a 318-foot reflecting pool. LAKE MURRAY LODGE Sculpted from stone and towering glass panels, the new Lake Murray Lodge is perched on pristine, sun-kissed shoreline. Every guest room offers stunning lake views. ROUTE 66 MUSEUM Revisit America's Golden Age. See quirky knick-knacks and gleaming vehicles. Groove to big band tunes at a genuine 1950's diner — nostalgic Americana at its finest. LAND OF LEGENDS, HISTORY & MYSTERY OKLAHOMA CITY, O K L A H O M A OKLAHOMA TOURISM & RECREATION DEPARTMENT 405-990-1087 • Contact: Todd Stallbaumer •

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