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Address: 7777 South Lewis, Tulsa, OK 74171
Phone Number: 918-495-6161
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My cousin too me to see this wonderful University that he added. Upon entering the compound we were greeted with such a friendly staff member who kindly gave us a tour and... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 1, 2015
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Wichita, Kansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015 NEW

This statue was amazing to look at! The detail from the nails to the ridges in the hands were fantastic.

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Independence, Missouri, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

Neat review of campus and architecture while waiting for Ben to get out of surgery. Have driven by this place for 20+ years and never stopped in to see the City of Faith. Have now done so...

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Trinidad and Tobago
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

My cousin too me to see this wonderful University that he added. Upon entering the compound we were greeted with such a friendly staff member who kindly gave us a tour and teaching us about the University's history. The architecture of the Prayer Tower, Chapel and many other buildings were very intriguing with there designs. The Praying hands to me... More 

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Norman, Oklahoma
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

We went to see out grandson play baseball for his Elite team. We had never been to this stadium. It is very nice. Easy access ramps to seating. Best of all it has a lot of covered seating! Nice to sit there in the shade with a little breeze.

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Colorful Colorado, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Wow, as soon as we drove up to the beautiful grounds, got out of our car and started walking towards the chapel we could just feel the peace here. We walked around the prayer gardens and saw what it must have felt like for Adam and Eve in the garden. We walked over to the ORU Prayer Tower and were... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

I had only one interest in going to Oral Roberts University and that was just a drive through so I could see where once was a national basketball contender as they were once a powerhouse. Wanted to also see what the empire looked like that Oral Roberts years ago had done from a building and architectural standpoint. Quite interesting but... More 

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Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

Regardless of your opinions of Oral Roberts and/or his world view, this university is certainly well worth a look at. Walking around is like stepping back into a 70's dream world. The architecture has an amazing coherent feel. The Prayer Tower, Chapel, Library and Auditorium all mesh into a striking ensemble. The crumbling City Plex complex down the street is... More 

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Shanghai, Shanghai, China
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

Before going, check out the sky view on Google maps for orientation . . . and while there, notice how the university's buildings are all basic geometric shapes. They've got a triangle, a square, a diamond, a pentagon, perfect rectangles and so on . . . Gold and white are the thematic colors of the campus, which in it's own... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

The huge statue of the praying hands is magnificent! This is a most interesting & meaningful area to visit in Tulsa.

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Perry, Oklahoma
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

facilities are nice but staff and rules are very restrictive. no food or drinks can be brought in but LOTS of starbux and mcD cups. Tried to go upstairs to film the kids and was not allowed. limited seating, limited space, single bathroom for each sex. At a volleyball tourney and was told the kids couldnt practice or warm up... More 

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Address: 7777 South Lewis, Tulsa, OK 74171
Phone Number: 918-495-6161
Location: United States  >  Oklahoma (OK)  >  Tulsa

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