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Norman, OK

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Take a
town, plop 30,000 college students in it, and something hip is bound to happen.
That’s certainly the case in Norman, 20 miles south of Oklahoma City.
Experience the town’s vibe in coffeehouses along the revitalized downtown on
Main Street and Gray Avenue.

See: The Weitzenhoffer collection at the Fred Jones Jr. Museum
of Art is one of the largest selections of French Impressionist art bequeathed
to an American university (555 Elm Ave.; 405-325-3272).

Eat: Head to the patio at The Mont (1300 Classen Blvd.; 405-329-3330) for a frozen margarita and sangria combination known as the
Sooner Swirl.

Coolest Suburbs Worth a Visit

Norman, OK

Take a
town, plop 30,000 college students in it, and something hip is bound to happen.
That’s certainly the case in Norman, 20 miles south of Oklahoma City.
Experience the town’s vibe in coffeehouses along the revitalized downtown on
Main Street and Gray Avenue.

See: The Weitzenhoffer collection at the Fred Jones Jr. Museum
of Art is one of the largest selections of French Impressionist art bequeathed
to an American university (555 Elm Ave.; 405-325-3272).

Eat: Head to the patio at The Mont (1300 Classen Blvd.; 405-329-3330) for a frozen margarita and sangria combination known as the
Sooner Swirl.

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Coolest Suburbs Worth a Visit

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