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Wonderful bronze sculptures

I just stared and stared at the bronze sculptures that are the centerpiece feature of this site... read more

Reviewed October 10, 2018
Citallwic
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Columbia, South Carolina
I’ve bit of history

Nice sculpture however the interpretive plaques were missing. Easy stop on your way into Tulsa... read more

Reviewed September 12, 2018
969katyb
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Keller, Texas
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Reviewed October 10, 2018

I just stared and stared at the bronze sculptures that are the centerpiece feature of this site. They are masterfully executed and perfectly positioned. The attention to detail is simply amazing. Honestly, I can’t think of a single thing I’d do to improve this remarkable...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 12, 2018 via mobile

Nice sculpture however the interpretive plaques were missing. Easy stop on your way into Tulsa. Parking is up the hill. And there is a nice park along the water to visit

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed April 8, 2018

We did a driving tour through Oklahoma on Route 66. We stopped at the plaza for a few minutes to take some photo's. This area with the statutes, flags, huge Route 66 overhead bridge is a great photo stop. A very cool stop on Route...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed March 28, 2018 via mobile

This is a very cool area set on the bank of the Arkansas River. Curb-side parking is available along the river or try your luck in the small lot off S Lawton Ave on ‘cry baby hill’. Cyrus Avery Plaza is a lovely stroll along...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed January 5, 2018

In Centennial Plaza is the fantastic 'East meets West' life size bronze sculpture, a Tulsa landmark dedicated to Cyrus Avery, honoring 'the father of Route 66'. Avery was given this title because he lobbied Congress in 1926 to make it a national highway stretching from...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed November 24, 2017

I have been by here on more then one occasion and never had or took the time to stop.I am glad I did this time,doesn't require a lot of time and has a really cool statue to check out.

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed November 23, 2017

This is our second trip to this Route 66 Memorial. Don't miss going up on the walking bridge. Bring a padlock and place your name on it an add it to the fencing on the pedestrian bridge. A cool idea. Don't miss this attraction

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank hd452016
Reviewed September 27, 2017

I didn't know Cyrus Avery was one of the prime movers & designers of Route 66 and this plaza has wonderful statues to commemorate its history. Adjacent to the plaza is the Cyrus Avery Memorial Bridge (no longer in use) across the Arkansas River.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Chelsea42
Reviewed August 3, 2017 via mobile

This sculpture depicts When East Meets West. It shows a horse driven carriage meeting up with a model T Ford. The detail is amazing, down to the grasshopper on the car's radiator. The exhibit is under the Route 66 Cyrus Avery bridge, which also has...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank 188patp
Reviewed July 17, 2017 via mobile

Got some bike lanes that go across the river. Cool spot. You also get a nice view to Tulsas downtown.

Date of experience: July 2017
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