Woodward Park is a 45-acre (18 ha) public park, botanical garden, and arboretum located between 21st Street and 24th Street east of South Peoria Avenue and west of South Rockford Street in Tulsa, Oklahoma, in the Midwestern United States. The park, named for Helen Woodward, the original property owner, was established in 1929, after a lengthy court suit over ownership.Add Woodward Park to your Tulsa travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Tulsa trip maker app.
The park was designed to provide its visitors experience with a variety of horticultural subjects. It contains a number of specialty gardens, including those featuring spring flowers, tropical plants and cacti, the Tulsa Rose Garden, the Tulsa Garden Center, and the Tulsa Arboretum. The park is particularly known for its azaleas, as well as tulips, irises, dogwoods, and redbuds. The Rose Garden (established 1935) features over 9,000 roses of over 250 varieties.
The park was added to the National Register of Historic Places on March 11, 2014 as Woodward Park and Gardens Historic District. Its areas of significance are listed as Landscape Architecture, Architecture, and Education/Recreation.
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The grounds of the museum and the landscape of the park are a definite must see destination for visitors and Tulsa natives a like.a wonderful part of Tulsa history the staff is very happy to share a part of Tulsa history. It is an excellent place for a educational experience for the kiddos. It is definitely worth checking
Woodward Park is a great place to go and soak in the scenery. There's not much in the way of children's play equipment minus a couple of swings and they now have the electronic scooters to get you around the park. If you are a Pokemon go player it's a great place to visit. Other than that there's a lot of green and it's a great place to perhaps have a picnic or pitch up a hammock and relax for the afternoon. They do have public restroom facilities which is nice.
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