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The Golden Driller

4145 E 21st St, Tulsa, OK 74114-2108
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This is another "drive by" attraction...worth seeing

This is another one of those attractions that I don't think I would drive a long way to see...but I... read more

Reviewed today
cubfaninco
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Denver, Colorado
He's big, he's gold, he's a Tulsa Icon!

A trip to Tulsa, especially during the State Fair, isn't fully complete without snapping a couple... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
JoeJ777jqka
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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good39%
  • Average21%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“oil capital” (11 reviews)
“expo center” (12 reviews)
“big guy” (7 reviews)
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4145 E 21st St, Tulsa, OK 74114-2108
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Reviewed today

This is another one of those attractions that I don't think I would drive a long way to see...but I was near by and so a short trip out of the way was worth the visit...if only so that I could say that I saw...More

Thank cubfaninco
Reviewed 1 week ago

A trip to Tulsa, especially during the State Fair, isn't fully complete without snapping a couple pics and selfies by the Golden Driller! I'll bet he can whip Ole Tex at the Texas State Fair...

Thank JoeJ777jqka
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Another cool attraction! Definitely a quick visit/photo op but certainly a worthwhile stop if you're in the area or driving along Route 66!

Thank Beth M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Golden Driller is a Tulsa Icon, if you are visiting Tulsa, drive by and stop if you can for a selfie, you're going to need a really big selfie stick though.

Thank Becky M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I don't know why this is a Thing. My recommendation? Take a photo of the giant statue and go about your business.

Thank Oil-Patch-Reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

During the summer, it's nice to stop by the Josh's Sno Shack in the same parking lot as The Driller and grab some shaved ice in this giant's shadow. I recently learned there used to be 3 large statues , but they all fell into...More

Thank Merrick B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

enjoyed this tall man and his drill rig, How does he survive a tornado? Has he ever been damaged by one? Keep asking these questions and maybe some one will answer it. how many times have they had to repair him due to damage

Thank TINYTIMM1963
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A must see when you come to Tulsa. Especially now that an Amusement Park in France has a Golden Driller tower ride. And as big as the Statue of Liberty, it's worth coming to see.

Thank Nathan J
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Really big! Good landmark of Route 66 in Tulsa, OK. Very good for photographs. It is nice to see it!

Thank S1ndrall
Reviewed 20 June 2017

Its just a huge statue, with rough design. You can't really expect many beauties of arts from it. It is just a symbol for drilling history. You can just drop by, take a picture, then move on your journey.

Thank JCfollowerLiang
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