From the first days of mechanical aviation to Wiley Post’s escapades around the globe, Oklahoma played a crucial role in the early evolution of flight. Discover some key moments in the first 25 years of the state's rich aviation history, along with destinations that let you relive this innovative era.Learn More
Lawton Fort Sill
Lawton, Oklahoma is your passport to adventure. Learn area history at The Museum of the Great Plains, which features archaeological and cultural artifacts and a trading post replica. Read a chapter of Oklahoma's rich military history at Fort Sill National Historic Landmark & Museum, an active Army fort established in 1869, where you'll find a museum that's comprised of 26 historic buildings and the gravesite of famous Apache chief, Geronimo. No trip to Lawton would be complete without a hike or drive through the scenic Wichita Mountains Wildlife Refuge & Visitor's Center to see buffalo, elk and deer graze.