This tour is worth an hour or so of your time! Very informative and interesting. It's free but must be reserved. Our tour guide was knowledgeable and friendly. The tour highlights include the vehicle bay, observation deck, and the offices located on the second floor. It was really cool to see all the different weather radars and models being used... 更多
We had a great two hours at the National Weather Center on a recent visit. The tour starts in a room where you can look up your home, street or school on a large screen. That was fun to do. We got to see the meteorologists at work on the tour. We got to see how the weather is forecasted.... 更多
Five of us really enjoyed our tour. As often, the tour guide makes the difference and our guide, Charles, a graduate student, did a great job of providing info, making it interesting and answering questions.There is not a lot to see, mainly people sitting behind monitors but the explanation of what they are doing, history and other info was most... 更多
We (two adults, one teenager) enjoyed this free tour of the National Weather Center. The 1st floor had some interesting exhibits about the history of the study of the atmosphere and weather. The 2nd - 5th floor held the Forecast Operations, Computing, and Research. The top floor was the Weather Observation Deck. If you want to see anything other than... 更多
We were expecting to learn about how they forecast weather, but only about 30 minutes of over 2 hours was even close to that. The rest of the tour was about anything but weather; OU football, the stadium expansion, buildings around the National Weather Center, etc, etc. Maybe it was the guide we got. Blake just graduated in May and... 更多
The free tour was very interesting and I learned a lot . Our tour guide, Pat, is a meteorologist who graduated from OU and was very passionate and knowledgeable about the center and weather. Our tour included all ages and everyone seemed engaged. I was expecting interactive components. This tour would be great for scout groups and anyone interested in... 更多
Good tour that lasts about an hour. A great look around all the different sections. Our tour guide was fun and really knew his stuff. Would of been better if there were some bad weather somewhere but it was a hot beautiful day in oklahoma .
This is a great stop for a quick "look around." Tours can be arranged. The lobby is filled with interesting exhibits. And of course, the occupants do some fantastic work to keep all of safe!