We Had a Blast in Tulsa: A $465 Million Park, Art Deco Buildings and Even Folk Tunes Helped.
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We Had a Blast in Tulsa: A $465 Million Park, Art Deco Buildings and Even Folk Tunes Helped.

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"...When planning our spring break trip, I drew a circle around our home city of St. Louis. I didn’t want to drive more than six hours. I wanted family fun, something different and full of surprises.

Tulsa, about 400 miles from St. Louis, sat on the southwest edge of that circle. In the fall, the city had just opened a 66-acre, $465 million jewel of a park along the Arkansas River called Gathering Place, a name that literally beckoned me. The park’s landscape architect, Michael Van Valkenburgh, led recent changes to the Gateway Arch grounds back home.

We had to go..."

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