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The Gathering Place wins award as 'Best New Attraction' in United States

Posted at 11:01 AM, Jan 18, 2019
and last updated 2019-01-18 12:55:40-05

TULSA — The Gathering Place has taken home an award for being the best new attraction to open in the United States in 2018.

The award comes from USA Today, which compiled a list of the top new attraction to open around the country. Voters then placed on their votes for their favorite attraction.

PHOTOS: See the Gathering Place

The public park opened in September and was funded by philanthropist George Kaiser.

See the top 10 new attractions below:

  1. Gathering Place - Tulsa
  2. National Comedy Center - Jamestown, N.Y.
  3. Chicago Architecture Center - Chicago
  4. Riley Children's Health Sports Legends Experience - Indianapolis
  5. Orlando Starflyer - Orlando
  6. The Gateway Arch Museum and Visitor Center - St. Louis
  7. Niagara Falls Underground Railroad Heritage Center - Niagara Falls, N.Y.
  8. Tower of Voices - Laurel Highlands, Penn.
  9. Old Forester Distillery - Louisville
  10. Farm Wisconsin Discovery Center - Manitowoc, Wis.

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