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
With a history of black gold dating back to 1905, Bartlesville is a hub of architecture, culture, history and art in Oklahoma. As the home of Phillips Petroleum Company, Bartlesville boasts attractions you won’t find anywhere else. Stop at the Woolaroc Museum & Wildlife Preserve that was once the “second home” of Frank Phillips, founder of Phillips Petroleum Company. Look inside and explore the impressive collection of Native American and Western art, and outside, watch for bison and Japanese Sika deer roaming on the property’s 3,600 acres. Visit the Frank Lloyd Wright's Price Tower & Price Tower Arts Center to see modern art and feats in design including works by Oklahoma architect Bruce Goff. The Price Tower is famous architect Frank Lloyd Wright’s only fully-realized skyscraper and has been designated a National Historic Landmark. Learn Bartlesville's history at the Phillips Petroleum Company Museum, and take in over a week of sophisticated fun at the annual OKM Music Festival each summer to get a sense of what this city in northeast Oklahoma is all about.