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Shawnee Splash 2019: Tips to Get Ready for a Season Full of Summer Fun

05/20/2019
Shawnee Splash 2019: Tips to Get Ready for a Season Full of Summer Fun
One of Shawnee’s favorite family-friendly destinations, the Shawnee Splash Water Park, is opening soon—with a lineup of seasonal events that’s sure to excite everyone from kids to adults.Read More

Three of Shawnee’s Best Historical and Cultural Attractions

05/08/2019
Three of Shawnee’s Best Historical and Cultural Attractions
Everybody who comes to Shawnee has a reason for visiting, whether for family, business, or leisure. Those visitors who take a moment to stop and look around, however, will find themselves in contact with the living history that breathes life into our city—and reminds us of the connections we all share. Here are just a few of the stops in town where you can make such a connection.Read More

A Conversation with the Mabee-Gerrer's New Manager of Education

05/07/2019
A Conversation with the Mabee-Gerrer's New Manager of Education
#TravelMatters is the topic of conversation this week for National Tourism Week. One thing we know is that travel does matter. The impact of travel is huge on our city, state, and country. Shawnee is home to many amazing attractions, all of which require amazing people to run them. We spoke to Amber DeBoise-Shepherd about her job as the Manager of Education and Outreach at the Mabee-Gerrer Museum of Art. Read More

Five of the Best Stops for a Selfie in Shawnee, OK

05/06/2019
Five of the Best Stops for a Selfie in Shawnee, OK
Looking for a place to get the perfect selfie or photo? Then you’ve come to the right place! Shawnee, Oklahoma is home to an impressive number of scenic views and fun places to get lost. Let Visit Shawnee help you get lost in the right places—especially places where you can get that Insta-worthy pic for your timeline.Read More

Four Ways to Have a Stay-cation in Shawnee

05/06/2019
Four Ways to Have a Stay-cation in Shawnee
NOTE: This is a re-upload of an article that was published near Spring Break of 2019, but don't let that stop you from taking some great ideas for a stay-cation here in town!Read More