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Tulsa in Tulsa County, Oklahoma — The American South (West South Central)
 

Tulsa, Oklahoma

 
 
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By Jason Voigt, April 7, 2021
1. Tulsa, Oklahoma Marker
The Route 66 Roadside Attraction part on top is missing.
Inscription.  "The Admiral Twin Drive-In, built in 1951, is one of a few drive-in theaters remaining in Oklahoma. Located on Route 66, it is Oklahoma's largest drive-in with a capacity of more than 1,000 cars."

Recognized by Hampton Hotels Save-A-Landmark program as a site worth seeing
 
Erected by Hampton Hotels Save-A-Landmark Program.
 
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Entertainment. In addition, it is included in the Route 66 Roadside Attractions 🛣️, and the U.S. Route 66 🛣️ series lists. A significant historical year for this entry is 1951.
 
Location. 36° 9.761′ N, 95° 53.621′ W. Marker is in Tulsa, Oklahoma, in Tulsa County. Marker is on East Easton Street, on the right when traveling west. Marker is located in front of the Admiral Twin Drive-In. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 7355 E Easton St, Tulsa OK 74115, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. McIntyre Airport (approx. 0.7 miles away); Rose Bowl Lanes (approx. one mile away); Cyrus Avery (approx.
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By Jason Voigt, April 7, 2021
2. Tulsa, Oklahoma Marker
Admiral Twin Drive-In is in the background.
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1˝ miles away); Admiral Place (approx. 2.7 miles away); Wolf Robe Hunt's Indian Trading Post (approx. 2.7 miles away); International Petroleum Exposition (approx. 2.9 miles away); Route 66 Motels (approx. 2.9 miles away); The University of Tulsa. (approx. 3.1 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Tulsa.
 
Regarding Tulsa, Oklahoma. The theater was destroyed by a fire on September 3, 2010. It would then be rebuilt and reopened for business on June 15, 2012.

Scenes from the hit 1983 film The Outsiders were filmed here.
 
Additional keywords. movie filming locations
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 7, 2021. It was originally submitted on April 7, 2021, by Jason Voigt of Glen Carbon, Illinois. This page has been viewed 40 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on April 7, 2021, by Jason Voigt of Glen Carbon, Illinois.

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