- Our list of the best things to do in Lawton, Oklahoma, features the top 25 nearby activities — including 8 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Lawton, OK has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Entertainment & Shows, Amusement, Museums & Galleries, and Outdoor Places.
- The results below include the top 22 things to do within the city of Lawton, OK , followed by 3 popular activities in nearby cities, including Fort Sill
The main gallery of the Museum of the Great Plains is nearly 17,000 square feet and holds most of the prominent collection that covers the settlement of the Great Plains area. There are also interactive exhibits to allow younger visitors to have fun while learning.
84% 62 votes
701 NW Ferris Avenue, Lawton, OK MoreLess Info
The history, fine art, and culture of the Comanche people is on display at the Comanche National Museum and Cultural Center. Along with traditional museum exhibits, the past is brought to life with special gallery shows and performances by Comanche tribe members.
94% 16 votes
1008 SW 5th ( SW 5th and Summit Ave.), Lawton, OK 73505 MoreLess Info
At the Historic Mattie Beal House, visitors can learn about the early years of the 20thcentury and the birth of the city of Lawton. Beal, who won a land lottery, donated land for Beal Heights Presbyterian Church and a school.
A movie theater multiplex with eight auditoriums, the Carmike 8 shows primarily first-run Hollywood movies in all digital video and sound. The theater offers discount matinees and other promotions, and a variety of refreshments.
LOL Family Fun Center has a skating rink with lights and audio equipment and also features an arcade, mini-bowling and laser tag. Snacks and beverages can be had at the food bar, along with hand tossed pizza.
Greer Park offers various recreational activities including swings, slides and a playground. The entire playground is within a walled area and is a multi-level structure with multiple features. The park is shaded by trees and provides benches for seating.
McMahon Memorial Auditorium is a stately, functional, state of the art facility that offers a range of events. Performances include local dance studio productions, touring shows, comedy shows and drama performances.
The Lawton Ballet Theatre is a location that strives to provide dance education to individuals of all ages; the theatre promotes creativity and artistic excellence through learning the art of dance. Private lessons in addition to group classes are available.