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The Cherokee Strip Regional Heritage Center, tells the extraordinary story of the 1893 land run, the largest in American history. The exceptional facility engages visitors in the history of the Cherokee Strip from settlement to present through five interactive exhibit galleries. Other features of this quality museum include a rotating exhibit gallery, theater, research center and museum shop featuring unique gifts and the works of local artists. The Center’s living history area, Humphrey Heritage Village, is a grouping of four historically significant buildings including the only remaining 1893 U.S. Land Office. 507 S. 4th Street 580.237.1907 csrhc.org David Allen Memorial Ballpark, the finest high school baseball facility in the United States, is the location for many regional and national high school, and college tournaments. 301 S. Grand Ave 580.548.0396 davidallenballpark.com 3 miles west of Junction 58 near Ringwood on Hwy 412 580.883.4919 indiancreek.com 616 Leona Mitchell Blvd 580.237.6989 leonamitchellsouthernheightsindianmuseum.org Leonardo’s Children’s Museum, is an old red brick grocery warehouse that has been converted into a handson art and science museum for the whole family. Call to find out about weekly classes and special events. The outdoor area, Adventure Quest, is the world’s largest community-built playground. It is an outdoor science and learning center in the form of a giant playground that features slides, mazes, bridges, gardens, sand play areas and a water table where children can learn as they play. 200 E. Maple 580.233.ARTS (2787) leonardos.org Midgley Museum, is known by the locals as the Rock House. Enter the trophy room inside this unique home built in 1947 and you’re off to Africa, Alaska or one of the Midgley’s many other wild game destinations. The eclectic assortment of objects and artifacts tell the story of this adventurous couple, and it’s a must-see for gem and mineral ENID. OK Indian Creek Village Winery offers tours of the winery, sample wines and a gift shop. Indian Creek has a wedding chapel, a bed & breakfast and a restaurant. Leona Mitchell Southern Heights Heritage Center and Indian Museum, provides life-long learning opportunities in appreciation of the ancestry, heritage and history of Ethnic Native Americans of the Americas, Ethnic Pioneer Settlers and African Ancestral Americans. Admission is free and donations are welcome. Large groups and Sunday tours by special arrangement only. Vibrant Attractions 23