Tucker Tower is located in Ardmore, Oklahoma at Lake Murray State Park and is an icon for southern Oklahoma and beyond. Overlooking the beautiful Lake Murray, it is well worth a visit to experience they sights in and around the tower, as well as the history the location has to offer. This tower was intended as a summer home for Governor Bill Murray and now stands as a lighthouse sentinel many years later. Make sure to stop by next time you visit the lake for a fishing or camping trip!
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There is also an educational exhibit inside the tower which showcases flora and fauna collections. You'll also find many fossils including a 288-pound meteorite and educational programs during the summer. The natural surroundings in Lake Murray State Park are very rustic and picturesque as well.