45th Infantry Museum - Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member gparkes
N 35° 30.493 W 097° 28.427
14S E 638408 N 3930475
Quick Description: Located off I-35, this museum goes through the complete military history of the 45th Infantry Division, with exhibits of 19th century military involvements.
Location: Oklahoma, United States
Date Posted: 1/20/2010 7:50:15 AM
Waymark Code: WM83E0
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Dorcadion Team
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Long Description:

45th Infantry Museum

The 45th Infantry Division was formed under Congressional authority during World War I. The Division is part of the National Guard, consisiting of units from Oklahoma, Colorado, Arizona, and New Mexico. The 45th Infantry Division's History extends in combat in World War II and Korea. Today, the Division remains as a National Guard Unit.

The museum is quite extensive with both indoor and outdoor features. The park is excellent, covering 15 acres of outdoor static displays of tanks, artillery, aircraft and vehicles. The indoor museum covers 27,000 square feet of space with displays from the American Civil War to modern conflicts.

Currently, the museum is undergoing renovations and will be closed from January through the spring of 2010.

Located near the Oklahoma City Zoo, you can find this museum at:

2145 N.E. 36th Street
Oklahoma City, OK 73111

Museum Hours

Tues-Fri 9:00 AM - 4:15 PM
Saturday 10:00 AM - 4:15 PM
Sunday 1:00 PM - 4:15 PM

Admission is FREE.

Opening hours: Tues-Fri 9:00 AM - 4:15 PM - Saturday 10:00 AM - 4:15 PM - Sunday 1:00 PM - 4:15 PM

Open all year: Yes

Related web-page: [Web Link]

Wikipedia link:: [Web Link]

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