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Lower Fox Creek Schoolhouse

Presented By: Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve
Dates: September 1, 2018 - October 28, 2018
Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Sunday, Saturday
Location: Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve
Address: 2480B KS Hwy 177, Strong City, KS 66869
Phone: (620) 273-8494
Time: 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Price: free
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Visit with National Park Service volunteers at the one-room schoolhouse on weekends from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. in September and October. Learn about the importance the school played in a rural education on the prairie. Desks, McGuffey readers, slates, books, maps, recitation bench, and exhibits are on display. School is open daily May - December from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve is located two miles north of Strong City on Kansas State Highway 177 (the Flint Hills National Scenic Byway) and is a unique public/private partnership between the National Park Service and The Nature Conservancy. For additional information on Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve, please visit www.nps.gov/tapr , email tapr_interpretation@nps.gov , call the preserve at (620) 273-8494, or visit the preserve’s Facebook page at http://www.facebook.com/NPS.TallgrassPrairie . To learn more about The Nature Conservancy in Kansas, visit the Conservancy’s website at www.nature.org/Kansas or Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/TNCKansas .

Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve

(620) 273-8494 2480 B Kansas Hwy 177, Strong City Map it
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