There Are More Than 2,000 Historic Buildings In This Special Oklahoma Town

Guthrie is known as Oklahoma’s Territorial Capital, but did you know it’s also the largest Historic Preservation District in the nation? With more than 2,000 buildings in this historic district, this small town is swimming in history and filled with one-of-a-kind restaurants, businesses, and B&B’s.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Please note: A small portion of Downtown Guthrie was recently destroyed in a fire. Please check with the Guthrie Chamber of Commerce for an update on businesses that are closed due to the fire.

Besides being Oklahoma’s old territorial capital, Guthrie is one of the oldest cities in the state – making it a haven for old spirits that continue to haunt the town. In fact, the city has been named the most haunted in Oklahoma. Click here to read about 8 creepy ghost stories in Guthrie.