Tulsa offers plenty of walkable districts worth the exploration, from historic staples to newer innovations. Plan a day trip or a full weekend spent visiting local arts, entertainment, dining and nightlife options with the help of this guide to Tulsa’s most unique districts.Learn More
Tulsa Parks & Recreation Department
The City of Tulsa Parks & Recreation Department operates a park system made up of 133 parks containing 6,105 acres. The sizes of the facilities range from Mohawk's 2,820 acres to Gunboat's one quarter acre. The department maintains 91 playgrounds, 202 sports fields, 116 tennis courts, 22 swimming pools, 22 spray pools, 20 community centers which includes a senior center, two theaters and one fine arts center, the Greenwood Cultural Center, two 36-hole golf courses, a nature center a nature preserve and the zoo. Shelters and open space are available for rent at many of the parks, as well as ball fields and multi-use rooms inside the community centers. Reed Community Center boasts a state-of-the-art gymnastics facility. Tulsa Parks' Community Centers offer a wide variety of seasonal programs, events and activities for all ages, including sports, fitness programs, arts, educational classes and social programs.