"Ripley's believe It Or Not" calls it the world's only oil well in the middle of Main Street.
Originally named Bigheart, after the chief of the Osage Indians, Barnsdall is now named after oilman T.N. Barnsdall. The Bigheart Museum houses artifacts from the city's oilfield days, and Cherokee and Osage Nation artifacts.
Oklahoma, literally translated as "Land of the Red Man," was home to Native American tribes long before the white man came. S...
Several monuments of interest have been erected on Cherokee Square surrounding the Capitol Building.