Pomeroy Heights Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
East of downtown Tulsa, Oklahoma, and near the University of Tulsa, is one of the city’s older neighborhoods, Pomeroy Heights, in the 74110 zip code. Many of its early-1950s bungalow-style homes are built with classic red brick. It is a popular area for student rentals due to its proximity to the university. The artsy Circle Cinema, popular among young adults, was recently restored, as of 2011. It shows mainstream and independent films.
The Robert J. LaFortune North American Living Museum Complex is a popular destination for families. Its innovative graphics and audio-visual displays tell the story of North America’s wildlife and land. Its simulated earthquake and walk-through cave are not to be missed.
All ages can enjoy a visit to the Tulsa Air and Space Museum, located in the northwest corner of Tulsa International Airport. The 19,000-square-foot facility’s displays highlight the aviation history of Tulsa. The museum also has a full-dome planetarium with seasonal shows throughout the year.
The Tulsa Garden Center, inside Woodward Park, features a horticulture library inside a historic mansion. Free guided tours show off the home, the 4.5-acre internationally known Municipal Rose Garden, specialty gardens, an arboretum, and the many fountains and pools.
Recreational opportunities can be found at nearby Rivers Parks, on the Arkansas River. Its biking and jogging paths, playground, and open green spaces along the river offer a welcome respite from everyday life.