No, when you visit the OK Corral, you won't be standing where Wyatt and the boys started shooting. That location is actually in an alley a little further down. However, the placement of the markers for where the men would have stood gives you a since of how much of a close quarters battle this really was. Seeing those figures standing so close, it’s a wonder anyone walked away from the shootout. There are lots of other markers around in the vicinity of the shootout that explain different topics about life in Tombstone in 1881 and incidents and actions taken on Oct 26, 1881. The display area that you enter the OK Corral through is also full of area and era history. The day I was there the gentlemen running the place was very informative. He was of course in gunfighter dress to add to the atmosphere, but had lots of information about the town, its non-shootout history and of course details about the shootout. As it turns out, he was actually working in Tombstone when some of the scenes from the movie Tombstone were shot there. He even had some cool stories about things related to the movie and its cast/crew. Not sure how many of them were legit, but I don’t really care. At the very least, the guy was a great story teller and very interesting gentleman.
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