As the fifth largest city in Oklahoma, Lawton is your prairie passport to adventure. Learn area history at The Museum of The Great Plains, which features archaeological and cultural rarities, including a replica of an actual trading post. Read a chapter of Oklahoma's rich military history at Fort Sill, an active Army Fort established in 1869. Here, you will discover a museum that consists of 26 historic buildings and the gravesite of the legendary Apache Chief, Geronimo. Hike or drive through the scenic Wichita Mountains National Wildlife Refuge for your chance to see buffalo, elk and deer graze. Lawton is also home to Cameron University, which is the largest four-year, state-funded University in southwestern Oklahoma.