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Welcome to 101 Archer

101 Archer is The University of Tulsa’s arts and culture hub in the center of the Tulsa Arts District. This four-story building is home to several TU programs including the Oklahoma Center for the Humanities, Mayfest, Switchyard, Kendall College of Arts & Sciences Arts Culture and Entertainment program, and several Presidential Professors. The first floor galleries feature a variety of public programs and exhibitions produced by Oklahoma Center for the Humanities among others.

The Gilcrease Museum shop, Curations, resides on the first floor and is open noon to 5 p.m. Wednesdays through Saturdays, and noon to 9 p.m. the first Friday of each month for First Friday Art Crawl.

Hours & Location

Regular Hours
12-5 p.m. CT, Wednesday through Saturday

101 E Archer Ave, Tulsa, OK 74103



Street parking is available throughout downtown Tulsa, including the Tulsa Arts District. Paid, covered parking is available in the North Garage located on N Boston Avenue between First and Archer streets, just north of the BOK / Williams Tower.

About the Building

Designed by Selser Schaefer Architects for the Arts and Humanities Council of Tulsa, the building opened on Dec. 16, 2012, at the northeast corner of East Archer Street and North Boston Avenue. The Hardesty Family Foundation donated a principle gift, which resulted in their

For nearly 10 years, it served as a community centerpiece for the arts until the organization closed its doors on Nov. 4, 2022. The University of Tulsa acquired the building in February of 2023 to reaffirm its commitment to the arts and humanities and has since invested in its infrastructure for expanded community engagement.


Weddings, Events, Celebrations

The University of Tulsa rents 101 Archer including its various indoor galleries, meeting spaces, outdoor balcony overlooking the Tulsa Arts District, and the immaculate outdoor Zink Garden.

Please review the TU Event Planning at TU site for policies, guidelines, information and a reservation request. Reservation requests must be received a minimum of ten (10) business days prior to the event date.

For more information about availability and rentals, complete the form below.

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