Vance AFB Relocation Guide 2019-2020 - Page 56

NOC Planetarium & Observatory is located at Randolph and Hedges on the NOC campus. View the night sky as it appears during any hour/year/location on the Earth inside one of the larg- est planetariums in Oklahoma. Open Wednesday and Thursday at 7:00 p.m. during the fall and winter and at 9:00 p.m. during spring and summer. Call 580-548-2399 for more information. Chisholm Trail Coalition Historic Downtown Walking Tours The colorful & sometimes controver- sial history of downtown Enid comes to life through the eyes of “Cactus Jack” and other re-enactment characters. 580- 242-2233. Third Saturday of the month April through October. Reservations required. Call for availability / Groups of 20. The Midgley Museum Located at 1001 Sequoyah Drive, this museum displays an eclectic assortment of objects and artifacts collected over a lifetime by rock collectors, Mr. and Mrs. Dan Midgley. Gem and mineral enthu- siasts will enjoy the collection and the gift shop. It is operated by the North- west Oklahoma Masonic Lodges. The museum is open Tuesday through Friday from 10am to 5 p.m., Saturday from 1 to 5 p.m. or by appointment. Admis- sion is free. Call 580-234-8252 for more information. Veterans Museum The Enid Woodring Wall of Honor & Veterans Park was dedicated in the year 2000 and is located at the Enid Woodring Regional Airport. The show- pieces of the park are the Living Walls in honor of veterans past and present and a permanent 80% scale replica of the Vietnam Veterans Monument in Wash- ington DC. The park is currently open from 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m., seven days a week, for all who wish to visit. For further information, call 580-233-4530. Leonardo’s Discovery Warehouse & Adventure Quest Come play and learn at Leonardo’s 56 Discovery Warehouse & Adventure Quest—an interactive, hands-on art and science children’s museum. The indoor museum is located in an old, red brick grocery warehouse that has been converted into a discovery zone for the whole family to enjoy. The outdoor playground—Adventure Quest—is one of the nation’s largest community-built outdoor science parks. Call to find out about weekly programs and special events. Hours of operation are Tuesday through Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5p.m. and Sunday from 1 to 5 p.m. Call for seasonal museum hours. Admission is $7 per person. Children under age two are free. Enid’s family fun is located at 200 E. Maple. Call 580-233-ARTS (2787) for more information. The Railroad Museum of Oklahoma If you find trains fascinating, you will enjoy this museum located at 702 N. Washington. Within the museum compound, there are eight cabooses from railroads that have served Enid, a baggage car, motor cars, a three-dome tank car, a 50-ton engine, a Champlin tank car, a Frisco 1915 Steam Engine and a Frisco boxcar and hopper car. New additions to the collection include an Amtrak lounge car, two flat cars and three other boxcars. The model railroad room includes HO-gauge, N-gauge and Lionel layouts. More than 900 pieces of railroad dining car china, plus an array of railroad memorabilia, are also on display. Open Tuesday through Friday from 1 to 4 p.m., Saturday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sunday from 2 to 5 p.m. or by appointment. Donations are accepted as admission. Call 580-233-3051 for more information or to make an appointment. Indian Creek Village Winery This winery is located three miles west and 1/2 mile north of the junction of State Hwy. 58 and U.S. Hwy. 412 near Ringwood. Visitors can tour the winery, sample the wines and purchase a gift basket, hand-created items or wine acces- sories in the gift shop. More information is available by calling 580-883-4919 or visiting them online at www.indian- creekvillage.com.