The city of Lyons is the county seat for Rice County and is at the junction of Highway 56 and 96. The historic Rice County courthouse is the anchor of the downtown shopping area. This progressive and friendly community has a business climate favorable to service, retail, industrial, and manufacturing ventures.
Visitors enjoy a premier facility for many activities in the Celebration Centre community center and Bar K Bar Arena. People are drawn to the Centre for events, plus a half-mile concrete nature trail, playground, and sand volleyball court. Coronado Quivira Museum in Lyons is touted as the “best small museum” in the state. A public golf course, free RV Park, and festivals will delight any visitor.