Oklahoma City Attractions for Every Interest
Whether you’re a sports fan, a wildlife enthusiast, a scientist or a musician, the Country Inn & Suites offers a prime location and lodging only minutes from downtown OKC on the Northwest Expressway
. If you’re in town with the kids, head to Science Museum Oklahoma for an immersive learning experience or go behind the scenes of OKC Zoo with grizzly bears and elephants. To just get away for a while, shop the stores at Penn Square Mall or play 18 holes at Lake Hefner Golf Club. Our hotel is also great for parents and friends of students at Oklahoma City University, located only four miles away. When you aren’t sure what you want to do, check the schedule at Civic Center Music Hall or head to the Bricktown Entertainment District for an array of shopping, dining and entertainment opportunities.
Don’t miss these nearby attractions:
- Penn Square Mall (1.7 miles)
Penn Square Mall features more than 140 retailers, from Macy’s to Apple and LOFT to Champs Sports. Treat yourself to lunch at The Cheesecake Factory or Elephant Bar Restaurant.
Phone: +1 (405) 842-1694
- Lake Hefner Golf Club (2.5 miles)
Start out on the practice range, and then tee off at this golf club’s 7,000-yard north course, designed by Randy Heckenkemper, or the south course, designed by Floyd Farley.
Phone: +1 (405) 843-1565
- Oklahoma City University (4.3 miles)
OKC University, a private college located in the Uptown district, offers 70 different undergraduate degrees in liberal arts, fine arts, sciences and business.
Phone: +1 (405) 208-5000
- Myriad Botanical Gardens (6 miles)
Surrounded by the metro area of Oklahoma City is Myriad Botanical Gardens, a 15-acre oasis with walking paths, a dog park, majestic fountains and more.
Phone: +1 (405) 445-7080
- Remington Park Racing & Casino (6.9 miles)
Place a bet on a live horse race or pull the lever on a slot machine at Remington Park Racing & Casino. All guests must be at least 18 to enter the casino.
Phone: +1 (405) 424-1000
- Science Museum Oklahoma (7.1 miles)
Explore the genius of Leonardo da Vinci, walk through CurioCity or stargaze in the planetarium at Science Museum Oklahoma, a go-to family-fun attraction with lots of hands-on activities.
Phone: +1 (405) 602-6664
- OKC Zoo (7.2 miles)
Come face-to-face with spotted newts, gazelle, critically endangered black rhinos and more at OKC Zoo, which is home to more than 1,900 species of animals.
Phone: +1 (405) 424-3344
- Oklahoma City National Memorial Museum (8.5 miles)
In 1995, a car bombing of the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building in downtown OKC left the nation in crisis. This memorial and museum honors the lives lost and celebrates their memory.
Phone: +1 (405) 235-3313
- Civic Center Music Hall (9.3 miles)
When this 3,200-seat auditorium opened in 1937, tickets started at just $0.56 a person. Today, it is host to some of the world’s best musical talent and performers, like the Canterbury Choral Society and Shen Yun.
Phone: +1 (405) 297-2264
- Tinker Air Force Base (17.3 miles)
Tinker Air Force Base, named after the country’s first Native American Major General, is home to the 72nd Air Base Wing, the Air Force Sustainment Center and 26,000 military and civilian employees.
Phone: +1 (405) 739-2026