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Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve

(620) 273-8494
2480 B Kansas Hwy 177, Strong City, KS 66869
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Daily Guided Prairie Bus Tours

April 28, 2018 - October 28, 2018 Strong City Map it

Experience wide open spaces and solitude, while learning about bison, prairie, and more. This 90-minute bus tour is... Learn more

Lower Fox Creek Schoolhouse

Recurring weekly on Sunday, Saturday until June 30, 2018 Strong City Map it

Visit with National Park Service volunteers at the one-room schoolhouse on weekends from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. in May and... Learn more

Lower Fox Creek Schoolhouse

Recurring weekly on Sunday until June 24, 2018 Strong City Map it

Visit with National Park Service volunteers at the one-room schoolhouse on weekends from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. in May, June,... Learn more

Kid's Farm and Ranch Animal Event

May 26, 2018 Strong City Map it

Come to the historic Spring Hill Ranch on Saturday, May 26, 2018 from 9 - 11 am and experience ranch life by performing... Learn more

Birding for Kids

May 27, 2018 Strong City Map it

On Sunday, May 27, 2018 kids use the Idendiflyer Tool to listen to bird calls and then learn more about bird flight... Learn more

Bison Chip Throwing Contest

May 28, 2018 Strong City Map it

On Monday from 9 a.m. -10:30 a.m. kids learn about the mighty bison, then participate in a bison chip throwing contest... Learn more

Live Birds of Prey Programs

June 2, 2018 Strong City Map it

Birding Programs with Vanessa Avara of the Milford Nature Center. See live birds, while learning about their physical... Learn more

Ranching Saturdays

Recurring monthly on the 1st Saturday until October 6, 2018 Strong City Map it

On the 1st Saturday of each month from June to October, from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m., experience daily activities on a working... Learn more

Historic Horse-Drawn Haying Event

June 16, 2018 Strong City Map it

Come out and experience authentic horse-drawn haying and raking demonstrations from 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. in the field... Learn more

Annual Marvin Schwilling Butterfly Count

June 23, 2018 Strong City Map it

Annual Marvin Schwilling butterfly count from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Flint Hills. Experts will accompany each group,... Learn more

Cowboy Independence Day

July 7, 2018 Strong City Map it

Historic characters going about their daily activities, but stop at 1 p.m. to read the Declaration of Independence. Join... Learn more

Prairie Arts in the Park

July 14, 2018 Strong City Map it

The prairie inspires in many ways. Enjoy a day filled with different art media and  demonstrations of ceramic art,... Learn more

Night Sky Program

August 11, 2018 Strong City Map it

Enjoy the wonders of the night sky from 7 p.m. - 10 p.m. with a star party (weather permitting). Learn about the Milky Way... Learn more

13th Annual Labor Day Weekend Quilt Display and Live Music

September 1, 2018 - September 3, 2018 Strong City Map it

Visit Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve over the Labor Day Weekend and help celebrate the 13th anniversary of the annual... Learn more

Lower Fox Creek Schoolhouse

Recurring weekly on Sunday, Saturday until October 28, 2018 Strong City Map it

Visit with National Park Service volunteers at the one-room schoolhouse on weekends from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. in September... Learn more

Prairie Harvest Festival

October 6, 2018 Strong City Map it

Enjoy a good old-fashioned Prairie Harvest Festival focusing on the Jones’ landscape of orchard, vineyard, and gardens.... Learn more

Spring Hill Ranch Candlelight Tours

November 3, 2018 Strong City Map it

Step back in time to learn about actual events that took place on the property over 100 years ago. Living history... Learn more

Holidays on the Prairie

November 24, 2018 Strong City Map it

In conjunction with local Chase County Country Christmas, visit the ranch and see historic characters having a fun holiday... Learn more

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