The City of Ardmore’s Historic Preservation Commission has been working hard since 1983 to preserve the City of Ardmore, Oklahoma’s buildings and history. Through various organizations and grants, the city was able to not only create a comprehensive website about historic Ardmore, but also a location based GPS enabled app that allows people to explore each landmark and building to hear the story of the City of Ardmore.
Learn about the history and legends of historic downtown Ardmore, Oklahoma with this self-guided walking tour. The app includes more than 20 stops that show a historic landmark/building. Each stop has at least one image that tells the story of what the location looked like at a point in history and how it relates to what it looks like today. Each location has a clickable GPS pin that the user can get walking/driving directions to. The user can play the audio to hear high quality narration of the history and interesting untold stories only found in the app. Stroll past the historic architecture, learn about little known historic events and explore the sites where famous and infamous people once lived and played.
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