Points of Interest

Hightlights along the 63-mile Glacial Hills Scenic Byway include:


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Amelia Earhart Birthplace Museum

223 N Terrace St
Atchison, KS 66002
Phone: (913) 367-4217
Restored home where the internationally-famous aviatrix was born on July 24, 1897. Contains family heirlooms, displays, and photographs. Gift shop with Earhart souvenirs. Also exhibits on other ... More

Atchison County Historical Society Museum and Santa Fe Depot

200 S 10th St
Santa Fe Depot
Atchison, KS 66002
Phone: (913) 367-6238
1880s Santa Fe Depot features History Museum with exhibits on Native American, Amelia Earhart, Lewis & Clark, & extensive Military weapon collection. More

C. W. Parker Carousel Museum

320 S Esplanade
Leavenworth, KS 66048
Phone: (913) 313-6508
Tour a museum of carousel artifacts and history. This particular carousel is unique in that the animals are hand carved and each is one-of-a-kind, and, is the only Parker Carousel created with 2 ... More

Carroll Mansion

1128 5th Ave
Leavenworth, KS 66048
Phone: (913) 682-7759
16-room Victorian home with period furnishings, carved woodwork, stained glass windows and Victorian Shoppe. 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

Lewis and Clark Commemorative Marker

PO Box 250
Troy, KS 66087
Phone: (785) 985-2235
Open air pavilion with signs that commemorate the Lewis & Clark expedition exploration of the area. More