Greenwood Rising One-Year Anniversary

Celebration + Announcement

In August 2021, Greenwood Rising opened its doors to the public. In its first year of being open, over 56,000 people from across the globe have walked through its doors to explore the history of Tulsa’s Historic Greenwood District and connect to the spirit of its Black citizens through the immersive journey inside.

In August 2022, Greenwood Rising celebrated its one-year anniversary with some major announcements. At a press conference on August 11, 2022, it was announced that thanks to a partnership with Bloomberg Philanthropies, people can now experience Greenwood Rising through the Bloomberg Connects app — a free mobile app featuring guides to over 80 cultural destinations. Download the app and visit or share Greenwood Rising with those who can’t be here at

What’s the next step for Greenwood Rising? The metaverse! Stay tuned…