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Oklahoma City National Memorial

Address: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
Owner: Oklahoma City National Memorial Foundation
Category: Parks & Monuments
Architect: Sasaki Associates, Inc.
Contract Amount: $5 - $10 Million
Project Completion: April, 2000

An outdoor symbolic memorial tribute to the victims, survivors and rescue workers involved with the tragedy of April 19, 1995. Features include the bronze Gates of Time, a block long granite reflecting pool, a field of 168 bronze and glass chairs memorializing the 168 men, women and children who lost their lives by this act of terrorism, a children’s area, the Rescuer’s Orchard and the Survivor Tree Plaza. The Oklahoma City National Memorial covers a square block area where the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building once stood. The memorial has a garden type atmosphere and is visited by thousands of visitors every day.

Awards: Associated General Contractors of America - National Special Recognition for the Oklahoma City National Memorial - 2001 

American Institute of Architects Special Award for Construction of the Oklahoma City National Memorial - 2000 

Construction Specifications Institute Superior Craftsmanship Award for the Oklahoma City National Memorial - 2000

2211 E. I-44 Service Road  |  PO Box 17450  |  Oklahoma City, OK 73136-1450   |  ph:405-478-3580  |  fx:405-478-3301