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A great informative tour

This tour through the National Weather Center was very interesting and informative. Our guide... read more

Reviewed 5 March 2013
mj_vacation
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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Scared the heck out of me, but I learned tons!

I had no idea how much weather and the prediction of it affected our lives. This is where the heavy... read more

Reviewed 3 February 2013
ThePackedBag
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Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed 5 March 2013

This tour through the National Weather Center was very interesting and informative. Our guide (Loren) was very enthusiatic and knowledgable and was also able to steer the discussion away from politics when it strayed. (Which was appreciated) You can take photos but in some areas...More

2  Thank mj_vacation
Reviewed 3 February 2013

I had no idea how much weather and the prediction of it affected our lives. This is where the heavy duty stuff goes down and these guys are the ones who chase storms! Thankfully, our guide broke the science down into words I could understand,...More

1  Thank ThePackedBag
Reviewed 6 January 2013

Viewers are always well informed. I can always count on this channel to keep me and my family will informed. We all live in different states and countries, this way I can always keep an eye on the weather.

1  Thank Rick S
Reviewed 8 December 2012

Located on the campus of the University of Oklahoma, the design of the building is interesting with it's open design. The tour lasts about an 1 1/2 hour and includes viewing of the research areas as well as the weather trackers who monitor all weather...More

2  Thank itourandtravel
Reviewed 29 October 2012

If you are interested in weather, this is the place to visit! The tour took a little over an hour and we learned a ton about weather forcasting and storms. The tour is free and it is great for families with children. The tour also...More

1  Thank A K
Reviewed 18 August 2012 via mobile

Could have been a super experience if the weather vehicles would have not been in Florida!!! Call to be sure they are in-house, or wait on the tour another day. Realizing you are in the "Arrogant" town of Soonerville, try to look beyond the tour...More

1  Thank TexasEx84
Reviewed 12 August 2012

If you are at all interested in weather, this is an AWESOME TOUR; free of charge, and lasted about 1.5 hours. Our guide recently earned his Masters in Meteorology and really knew his stuff. The top floor observation deck is fun to see; and the...More

1  Thank Tammy50428
Reviewed 17 July 2012

You really need to stop by. This place is the center of the weather community. Whether it is severe weather in OK or a hurricane in FL or a typhoon in Hawaii, this place knows what is going on!

1  Thank MikeTretick
Reviewed 4 July 2012

Very informative and interesting tour given by a University of OK meteorology major who knew his stuff. We were particularly interested, as my son is considering going to the school and majoring in meteorology.

Thank Elliesue8
Reviewed 1 July 2012

Wonderful to see and have been interested to see this for a long time

Thank Mary L
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Response from BobinNorman | Reviewed this property |
I think he would enjoy it. There are many things to see that should be interesting even if you don't understand much of the technology behind them.
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7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on weekdays.
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Yes, you need to call them during business hours and schedule a tour.
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