Come to Hays to experience opportunities you won’t find anywhere else in Kansas. With a revitalized downtown you can enjoy award-winning tastes after shopping in one-of-a-kind boutiques. Be sure to visit our museums to learn about our Wild West heritage at the Historic Fort Hays or to see what Hays looked like over 70 million years ago at the Sternberg Museum of Natural History. Experience German heritage by attending one of the many festivals that happen all year long. No matter if you are going to be in Hays for a few hours or the full weekend, there is always something new to discover in Hays!