'The Wall That Heals' Arrives In Owasso

Wednesday, October 12th 2016, 1:02 pm
By: News On 6

Dozens of motorcycle riders escorted The Wall That Heals to Owasso Wednesday morning.

The wall is a half-scale replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C.

It was created by the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund in 1996 to travel across the United States and has visited more than 400 cities and towns. 

The Wall That Heals is approximately 250 feet in length. It's constructed of powder-coated aluminum, supported by an aluminum frame with 24 individual panels.

Get more information on the wall's schedule

The Wall is being set up at Tulsa Tech, on the east side of Highway 169 just south of 116th Street North.

It will open to visitors 24 hours a day beginning Thursday morning through 4 p.m. on Sunday, October 16, 2016.