Cheer on the Sooners, explore museums, and find other fun things to do in Norman

When you book a room at the Country Inn & Suites, Norman, OK, you’re near concerts at Legacy Park’s amphitheater and other exciting things to do that make this city a memorable destination. If you’re a University of Oklahoma Sooners fan, spend a Saturday cheering the team on at Gaylord Family Oklahoma Memorial Stadium. More of an art and history buff? Marvel at the hundreds of exhibits on display at the Sam Noble Museum and the Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art, both located on the OU campus. Outdoor enthusiasts can get their fill of hiking, fishing, and boating at Lake Thunderbird State Park.

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Sam Noble Museum

2.14 mi / 3.44 km from the hotel
This natural history museum houses labs, libraries, and thousands of artifacts pertaining to Oklahoma history in 50,000 square feet of display space.

Barry Switzer Center

2.41 mi / 3.88 km from the hotel
Check out the Sooners' equipment room and football meeting rooms at the Barry Switzer Center, part of the University of Oklahoma's sports complex located in Gaylord Family Oklahoma Memorial Stadium.

Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art

2.08 mi / 3.34 km from the hotel
With more than 20,000 items in the permanent collection at the Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art, you can expect to spend hours browsing the stunning works on display.

Lake Thunderbird State Park

13.37 mi / 21.51 km from the hotel
At scenic Lake Thunderbird State Park, you can enjoy a variety of outdoor recreation options, from swimming and biking to fishing and boating.

Riverwind Casino

1.99 mi / 3.2 km from the hotel
If you're feeling lucky, be sure to visit Riverwind Casino, which offers poker, roulette, table games, slots, dining, and live entertainment.

Sooner Mall

0.97 mi / 1.56 km from the hotel
Pick up some crimson and cream to cheer on the Sooners after shopping at this mall featuring more than 75 retailers and various eateries, including El Chico Tex-Mex restaurant.

University of Oklahoma

2.16 mi / 3.48 km from the hotel
Schedule a campus tour of the University of Oklahoma, home to more than 30,000 students and to Sooners athletics.

Stockyards City

17.51 mi / 28.19 km from the hotel
At Stockyards City, you can shop in one of the many Western-themed stores or sit down to a sizzling steak at Cattlemen's Steakhouse, the oldest continually operating restaurant in OKC.