Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum

Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum
620 N Harvey Ave
Oklahoma City
,
OK
73102
Phone: 405-235-3313
Toll Free: 888-542-4673
Fax: 405-235-3315

One of the city’s most notable destinations, the Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum stands as a celebrated example of a living monument to honor those who were killed, those who survived and those changed forever by the April 19, 1995, bombing of the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building. The Memorial & Museum are dedicated to educating visitors about the impact of violence, informing about events surrounding the bombing, and inspiring hope and healing through lessons learned by those affected. Guests will be one of the millions of visitors from across the world forever changed by what they see and learn here.

The Outdoor Symbolic Memorial includes the Field of Empty Chairs with each chair honoring one of the 168 people who were killed, the monumental bronze-clad Gates of Time, a shallow 318 foot long reflecting pool, the promontory and Survivor Tree, Rescuers Orchard and a special area for children. The Memorial Grounds are open 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

The 24,000 sq ft interactive learning Memorial Museum tells the story of the April 19, 1995 bombing of the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building. Visitors to the museum hear the only-known recording of the explosion, see the chaos and devastation immediately following the bombing and learn from family members of those killed, survivors, and rescuers, in their own words, about recovery and rebuilding. Powerful video programs, moving oral histories, bomb-damaged artifacts and touching stories all combine to create a powerful and unforgettable experience.

Interactive video screens allow visitors to the museum to view each of the victims individually and read about their story. Videos also accompany some of the entires of interview with family members and others. The museum also includes hundreds of artifacts from the building, the bombing, the aftermath, investigation and trial of the bombing case. The museum also houses an extensive research section as well as an archive reading room.

Directions
Find Nearby
Amenities
Discounts: Senior Discount
Facility Amenities: ADA Compliant, Credit Cards Accepted, Gift Shop, Handicapped Parking, Meeting Space Available
Group Amenities: Accommodates Tour Groups, Bus/Motorcoach Parking, Complimentary Attraction Passes for Guide/Driver, Group Rates Available
Suitable for Ages: Adults (18+), Children (up to 12), Teens (13-18)
Tour Information: Self-guided tours
Hours
Sunday: 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Monday: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Last ticket is sold at 5pm each day.
Pricing
Adults: $12
Seniors (62+): $10
Military (with ID): $10
Student (6-17 or with college ID): $10
Children 5 & under: Free While every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the pricing listed above, prices are subject to change without notice.
Directions
Located in downtown Oklahoma City, just NW of the I-40 & I-35 junction.

Deals

Related Articles

The popular movie The Outsiders was filmed in Tulsa and stars Matt Dillon, Patrick Swayze, Tom Cruise, Rob Lowe and Emilio Estevez.

Filmed in Oklahoma

Oklahoma has played host to a variety of Hollywood films - heart-wrenching dramas, zany comedies and high impact thrillers have all been filmed here. Whether you’re a cinema buff or just catch the occasional flick, you’ll have fun exploring these filming locations in the Sooner State.

Learn More
The view from the Bricktown Entertainment District is magnificent as the Oklahoma City skyline is drenched in the spectacular colors of an Oklahoma sunset.

Top 10 Things to Do in Oklahoma City

Explore the best Oklahoma City has to offer with this list of OKC's top attractions ranging from the bustling Bricktown Entertainment District to world-class museums, a top-rated zoo and more.

Learn More
Order Related Brochures
  • Route 66 Brochure
  • Oklahoma City National Memorial
  • Oklahoma City
  • Oklahoma Travel Guide and Map Kit
Sign Up for Related Emails
  • Monthly TravelOK eNewsletter
  • Route 66