Points of Interest

Highlights along the 168-mile Frontier Military Historic Bwyay include:

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Baxter Springs Heritage Center & Museum

740 East Ave
Baxter Springs, KS 66713
Phone: (620) 856-2385
Brochures with a map and information may be obtained at the following locations: Heritage Center, Kansas Route 66 Visitors' Center, Chamber of Commerce, Cafe on the Route, City Hall and the Police ... More

Fort Leavenworth

Grant Ave
Fort Leavenworth, KS 66027
Phone: (913) 684-1724
Many of the historic sites date back to the early days of the post. Follow the historical waysides tour, starting at the Frontier Army Museum. More

Fort Scott National Historic Site

Old Fort Boulevard
PO Box 918
Fort Scott, KS 66701
Phone: (620) 223-0310
Each of the site's 20 historic structures, furnished rooms, exhibits, costumed interpreters, and special event weekends help you experience the events that shaped the nation. First Kansas Colored ... More

Mahaffie Stagecoach Stop and Farm Historic Site

1200 Kansas City Rd
Olathe, KS 66061
Phone: (913) 971-5111
Visit Mahaffie Stagecoach Stop and Farm, a certified site on the National Santa Fe Trail by the National Park Service. Enter the site through the Heritage Center at Mahaffie. Experience exhibits ... More

Mine Creek Civil War Battlefield State Historic Site

20485 Hwy 52
Pleasanton, KS 66075-8890
Phone: (785) 352-8890
At Mine Creek in 1864 a large body of Union calvalry swept down on the rear of Confederate General Sterling Price's supply train that was returning south after a long raid through Missouri and ... More

Pittsburg State University Veterans Memorial Amphitheater

1909 South Rouse
Pittsburg, KS 66762
Phone: (620) 235-4122
The amphitheater will stand as a permanent tribute to all Americans who have served in one of the five branches of the U.S. Armed Services: Air Force, Army, Coast Guard, Marines and the Navy. ... More