Lawton, in Southwest Oklahoma, is a place that some 97,000 people call home.
This city is located approximately 80 miles (129 kilometers) from the state capital of Oklahoma, Oklahoma City and about 140 miles (225 kilometers) from Fort Worth.
Two of the best cultural centers and galleries are the Museum of the Great Plains and the Comanche National Museum and Cultural Center, two exhibit spaces where culture vultures can enjoy a couple of hours of cultural exploration. Of all of the local collections and museums around, these are among the most highly talked about.
Take everybody to Comanche Nation Waterpark, the perfect place to let your hair down with the children. Don't miss the chance to visit this fun and exciting attraction, offering hours of laughter for children and adults alike.
Lee Boulevard Shopping Center is the perfect place to head to if you enjoy shopping and watching the world go by. It is a busy attraction filled with clothes and accessory stores and fresh food venues.
Lawton’s major heritage and cultural sights sometimes overshadow its less touristed, but equally fascinating sights such as the Holy City of the Wichitas.