TULSA, Oklahoma – In just over 11 weeks, the playground at the Gathering Place opens for its first field trips while construction wraps up on the rest of the park.
The Williams Lodge is one of the largest buildings at the Gathering Place, but it’s designed to look like it’s part of the landscape — surrounded by and built with Oklahoma native stone.
The outside of the lodge is still a heavy construction site as stone masons place a semi load of rock each day.
Each piece was precision cut at the quarry and labeled for a specific spot.
“All these stones come preconditioned for each location on the wall,” said Jeff Stava, project manager.
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