History & Heritage

Kansas history is American history. Walk in the steps of Civil War soldiers at a battlefield, discover tribes dating back centuries, tour the boyhood home of an American president or sit in a classroom that was ground zero in a landmark battle for civil rights. Place yourself where history happened by visiting our museums, landmarks and historic sites. Plan your history trek through Kansas today!  

Below you will find tours filled with historic renditions, museums showcasing what once was the way of life, and sites that were the birthplace for change in the history of the Americas. Explore Freedom's Frontier, El Quartelejo Museum, Brown V. Board Of Education National Historic Site, Fort Larned National Historic Site, Amelia Earhart Birthplace MuseumBoot Hill Museum, Pawnee Indian Museum and more! 

Discover Historic Sites Civil Rights Trail


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