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  • All Star Adventures (East) 316-682-3700
    1010 North Webb Road, Wichita, KS 67206
    Wichita's only amusement park features rides, batting cages, go-karts, miniature golf, a driving range, bumper cars, arcade and redemption games, Bowlingo bowling, and... more info

  • All Star Sports (West) 316-722-7529
    8333 West 21st North, Wichita, KS 67205
    All Star Sports in Wichita West features rides, batting cages, go-karts, miniature golf, a driving range, bumper cars, arcade and redemption games, Bowlingo bowling, and... more info

  • Gypsum Hills Scenic Byway 620-886-3553
    Hwy 160 W, Medicine Lodge, KS 67104
    Drive glorious Gypsum Hils to the High Plains, Hwy 160, Medicine Lodge to Coldwater. more info

  • Laser Quest 316-652-9500
    2120 North Woodlawn, Wichita, KS 67208
    Reservations are always recommended for Laser Quest, a family entertainment venue that combines the classic games of hide-and-seek and tag with a high tech twist. The... more info

  • Let's Paint 316-239-1142
    2110 North Maize Road, Suite 500, Wichita, KS 67212
    A locally owned and operated art center providing fun and entertainment to the Wichita area.  more info  map

  • Pure Entertainment 316-440-4740
    8545 West Irving Street, Wichita, KS 67209
    Over 15,000 square feet of inflatables, including wall-to-wall inflatable slides, jumps and obstacle courses, in over 150 styles are rotated each week at Pure... more info

  • Rock River Rapids 316-788-POOL (Summer Info)
    1900 East James Street, Derby, KS 67037
    Derby Aquatic Park
    Open from Memorial Day to mid-August, Rock River Rapids features a 600-foot long lazy river, slides, a lap pool, an aqua climb, diving boards, a themed playstructure,... more info

Historic Homes & Buildings

  • Flank Lloyd Wright's Allen-Lambe House 316-687-1027
    255 North Roosevelt, Wichita, KS 67208
    Considered the last of the Prairie Houses, the Henry J. Allen House was designed in 1915, by Frank Lloyd Wright for Henry J. and Elsie Allen. Guided tours are available... more info  map

Libraries & Research Centers

  • Conway Springs City Library 620-456-2859
    210 West Spring Avenue, Conway Springs, KS 67031
    The Conway Springs City Library is normally open on Mondays and Thursdays 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Tuesdays and... more info

  • Park City Public Library 316-744-6318
    2107 East 61st Street North, Park City, KS 67219
    The Park City Public Library is normally open on Mondays and Tuesdays from 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m., Wednesday through Friday until 6:00 p.m., and Saturdays 9:00 a.m. to... more info

  • Wichita Public Library - Central Location 316-261-8500
    223 South Main, Wichita, KS 67202
    Wichita Public Library's central location is normally open Monday through Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m., until 5:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays and 1:00 p.m. to 5:00... more info  map

Museums & Galleries

  • Augusta Historical Museum 316-775-5655
    303 State Street, Augusta, KS 67010
    Located in Historic Downtown Augusta
    Owned and operated by the Augusta Historical Society, the Augusta Historical Museum features rotating exhibits that cover time eras from the pre-1800's through the... more info

  • Gallery XII 316-267-5915
    412 East Douglas, Suite A, Wichita, KS 67202
    Wichita’s first cooperative gallery, this fine arts gallery exhibits original art in such media as paintings, printmaking, photography, drawings, pastels, fiber art,... more info  map

  • Great Plains Transportation Museum 316-263-0944
    700 East Douglas, Wichita, KS 67202
    Santa Fe steam locomotive #3768 and Santa Fe FP45 diesel #93 are just some of what is on display at the Great Plains Transportation Museum, "dedicated to recording and... more info  map

  • Kansas African American Museum 316-262-7651
    601 North Water Street, Wichita, KS 67203
    Located in Wichita's Museum District
    Dedicated to bridging the gap of understanding between cultures, the Kansas African American Museum is housed in the circa 1917 Calvary Baptist Church building, which is... more info  map

  • Kansas Aviation Museum 316-683-9242
    3350 South George Washington Boulevard, Wichita, KS 67210
    With a focus on aircraft education and memorabilia with a Kansas connection, the Kansas Aviation Museum includes 40 historically significant aircraft, including a Beech... more info  map

  • Kansas Firefighters Museum 316-264-5990
    1300 South Broadway, Wichita, KS 67211
    Kansas' official state firefighters' museum is housed in the historic Engine House No. 6, which is listed on the Kansas and National Registers of Historic Places. Items... more info  map

  • Kansas Museum of Military History 316-775-1425
    135 South Highway 77, Augusta, KS 67010
    The Kansas Museum of Military History is home to over 10,000 permanent displays and articles, including planes, tanks, trucks, jeeps and helicopters. It is open April... more info

  • Kansas Sports Hall of Fame 316-262-2038
    515 South Wichita Street, Wichita, KS 67202
    Headquartered in the historic Wichita Boathouse in downtown Wichita, the Kansas Sports Hall of Fame preserves the state's sports history of great teams, athletes,... more info

  • Lowell D. Holmes Museum of Anthropology 316-978-7068
    1845 Fairmount, Wichita, KS 67260
    Wichita State University Campus
    Open to the public Monday through Friday from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., the Lowell D. Holmes Museum of Anthropology is located on the first floor of Neff Hall. Its two... more info

  • Mid-America All-Indian Center 316-350-3340
    650 North Seneca, Wichita, KS 67203
    The Mid-America All-Indian Center is a multi-purpose facility that serves as a cultural center and museum dedicated to educating people about and preserving the heritage... more info  map

  • Museum of World Treasures 316-263-1311
    835 East 1st Street, Wichita, KS 67202
    Located in the Old Town District of Wichita
    More than 3,000 certified finds are found throughout three floors of the Museum of World Treasures, home to Ivan the Tyrannosaurus Rex, Logan the Tylosaurus, treasures... more info  map

  • Old Cowtown Museum 316-219-1871
    1865 West Museum Boulevard, Wichita, KS 67203
    Through living history, educational programs and historic re-enactments, experience life in the 1870's at this living history museum. Try a wagon ride, hear the ring of... more info  map

  • Sagebrush Gallery of Western Art 620-886-5163
    115 East Kansas, Medicine Lodge, KS 67104
    Earl Kugn's working studio/gallery. more info  map

  • Ulrich Museum of Art 316-978-3664
    1845 Fairmount Street, Wichita, KS 67260
    The Ulrich Museum of Art at Wichita State University is accredited by the American Association of Museums in Washington, D.C., one of only 12 accredited museums in... more info  map

  • Wichita Art Museum 316-268-4921
    1400 West Museum Boulevard, Wichita, KS 67203
    The largest art museum in Kansas, the Wichita Art Museum houses one of the country’s finest collections of American art. Spanning three centuries, masterpieces by... more info  map

  • Wichita-Sedgwick County Historical Museum 316-265-9314
    204 South Main Street, Wichita, KS 67202
    Housed in Wichita’s original City Hall, "the Wichita-Sedgwick County Historical Museum’s mission is to educate the community and its visitors about local history by... more info  map

Parks, Gardens & Zoos

  • Botanica, The Wichita Gardens 316-264-0448
    701 Amidon Street, Wichita, KS 67203
    Open year-round, Monday through Saturday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Botanica features over nine acres of breathtaking gardenscaping that includes over 3,600 species of... more info  map

  • Eagle Valley Raptor Center 316-393-0710
    927 North 343rd Street West, Wichita, KS 67025
    Eagle Valley Raptor Center specializes in native Kansas birds of prey, including eagles, hawks, owls, kites, flacons and vultures. Personal guided tours are available. more info

  • Great Plains Nature Center 316-683-5499
    6232 East 29th Street North, Wichita, KS 67220
    Open Monday through Saturday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., the Great Plains Nature Center serves as an educator to the public of the natural resources, especially the... more info  map

  • Kansas Wildlife Exhibit 316-683-5499
    700 Nims, Wichita, KS 67203
    Located in Central Riverside Park
    The Kansas Wildlife Exhibit contains over 25 different species of native mammals, reptiles and birds in eight cages which have a modern, naturalistic design that ensures... more info  map

  • Sedgwick County Zoo 316-660-WILD (9453)
    5555 Zoo Boulevard, Wichita, KS 67212
    "The #1 outdoor family tourist attraction in Kansas," Sedgwick County Zoo is home to more than 2,500 animals representing almost 400 different species. more info  map

  • Tanganyika Wildlife Park 316-794-8954
    1000 South Hawkins Lane, Goddard, KS 67052
    A fun family park where you can view hundreds of animals, many of which you can directly interact. This is also a great place for special events, such as birthday... more info

Science & Technology

  • Exploration Place 316-660-0600
    300 North McLean Boulevard, Wichita, KS 67203
    Downtown Wichita’s Museums on the River District
    Kansas’ premier science center, Exploration Place features four hands-on exhibit areas designed for all ages that focus on flight, Kansas, medieval life in a... more info  map

  • Lake Afton Public Observatory 316-978-3191
    25000 West 39th South, Goddard, KS 67052
    Located Just 20 Miles from Downtown Wichita
    View a brilliant night sky from the Lake Afton Observatory telescope. You will be able to see the wonders of the universe and the museum features interactive astronomy... more info

  • Lake Afton Public Observatory 316-WSU-STAR (978-7827)
    MacArthur Rd. (39th St. South) & 247th St. West, Wichita, KS 67260
    Lake Afton County Park
    Operated by Wichita State University's Fairmount Center for Science & Mathematics Education, the Lake Afton Public Observatory features a 16-inch telescope and a museum... more info

Vineyards, Wineries & Breweries

  • Wyldewood Cellars Tasting Room 316-686-9463
    7130 West Maple Street. #250, Wichita, KS 67209
    Mapleridge Center
    Wyldewood Cellars is a family owned Kansas winery that is internationally known for its award-winning elderberry wine. Wyldewood Cellars produces over 40 different... more info


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