Woodward, Oklahoma

Woodward, Oklahoma

Young or old, sports-minded or culturally inclined, from rural or urban America - Woodward offers something for everyone! Visitors are greeted by welcoming smiles into a relaxed, easy-going atmosphere which makes this community a pleasant home-away-from home.

Take a stroll through downtown Woodward with a walking tour brochure which guides you to Main Street's historic areas. Lovers of the arts will appreciate the beautifully renovated Woodward Arts Theatre and Cultural Centre.

Ranked as one of the top five small museums in the nation, Woodward's Plains Indians and Pioneers Museum was named by the Oklahoma Historical Society as the best local history museum in the state in 1993.

City slickers and real cowboys rub elbows at the annual Woodward Elks rodeo in July, dubbed the toughest rodeo in Oklahoma. Other annual events include arts and crafts fairs, a Bluegrass Festival and the most brilliant Crystal Christmas.

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Attractions and Upcoming Events

The Plains Indians and Pioneers Museum

The Plains Indians and Pioneers Museum offers a walk on the wild side with Lawyer/Gunfighter, Temple Lea Houston - Sam Houston's youngest offspring. Temple's office is complete with his desk, chair, Mexican sombrero and classical library. See also, the

Woodward, OK Museums

Boiling Springs Golf Course

Golfers will relish the challenge and beauty of Boiling Springs Golf Course. Set in the beauty of a secluded, wooded area, this 18-hole public course is rated one of the top ten courses in the state, complete with putting green, driving range, pro shop, golf carts, and pull carts.

Woodward, OK Golf Courses

The Woodward Arts Theatre and Cultural Centre

The beautifully renovated Woodward Arts Theatre and Cultural Centre has been restored to its original 1920s architectural splendor.

Woodward, OK Theatres

Historic Fort Supply

Five remaining buildings from the army-era at Fort Supply have been restored to their appearance of over 100 years ago, and are listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Woodward, OK Historic Forts

Commanding Officer's Quarters

The COQ was built as a residence for the Army officer commanding Fort Supply. He and his family lived in relative comfort in the ten rooms that included a servant's room and an attached bathroom. The yard was fenced and a boardwalk passed by the front and along "Officers' Row."

Woodward, OK Historic Buildings

Things to do near Woodward, OK

Lew Wentz Memorial Golf Course, Pool, & Camp

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