Rose Bowl - Tulsa, OK
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Team Farkle 7
N 36° 08.899 W 095° 53.661
15S E 239594 N 4004280
Quick Description: Googie on Route 66. Recently purchased and beginning of refurbishing started.
Location: Oklahoma, United States
Date Posted: 6/27/2007 12:47:23 PM
Waymark Code: WM1QZ3
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member S5280ft
Views: 112

Long Description:
Built in 1962, the Rose Bowl has become a Tulsa icon and a Route 66 landmark.
Chris Whinery and his uncle recently purchased the Rose Bowl, a 30,000+ sq. ft. double parabolic dome structure, maybe triple. It's freaking huge!

They are unfortunately deed restricted from opening it back up as a bowling alley, so they're thinking night club. As we were taking pictures, Chris pulled up and we were led through the place, and left with a piece of history gifted to us. A shelf for the bowling balls. How cool is that? And we don't even bowl!!

Check out this site: (visit link)
Type of Structure: Building

Large Dome(s): yes

If I knew, I'd be an architect: yes

Physical Address:
7419 E 11th St
Tulsa, OK USA


Upswept Roof / Folded Plate Roof(s): Not Listed

Large Sheet Glass Window(s): Not Listed

Boomerang and/or Arrow Shape(s): Not Listed

Amoebae Shape(s): Not Listed

Atomic Model(s): Not Listed

Starburst(s): Not Listed

Exposed Steel Beam(s): Not Listed

Flying Saucer/Rocket Shape(s): Not Listed

Web Address or URL: Not listed

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