Family Fun Yellow Brick Road Trip

Traveling with kids? Or a kid at heart yourself?

It should come as no surprise to learn that Kansas, a state steeped in family tradition, is a great place to adventure with your loved ones. Take a trip into outer space, back in time, and across the plains of Africa -- all without leaving our borders. If it's fun you're after, you've come to the right place.

Print out the map below or check out the downloadable PDF and come see for yourself why there is no place like Kansas.


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Overland Park Listings

Deanna Rose Children's Farmstead

(913) 897-2360 13800 Switzer Rd, Overland Park Map it
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At the Deanna Rose Children's Farmstead visitors enjoy feeding farm animals, taking a hayride on a horse-drawn wagon, fishing... Learn more

Fat Brain Toys

(913) 305-4894 5601 W 135th St., Overland Park Map it
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Fat Brain Toys is a fun place to learn while you play! The highly educated staff, which includes real school teachers, is... Learn more

Museum at Prairiefire

(913) 333-3500 5801 W. 135th St., Overland Park Map it
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The Museum at Prairiefire is the heartland outpost of New York’s famed American Museum of Natural History (AMNH). This museum... Learn more

Shawnee Listings

Fritz's Railroad Restaurant

(913) 375-1000 13803 W. 63rd St, Shawnee Map it
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The food at Fritz's is served by the "Skat Kat" system: Patrons order by phone, and a toy train carting the order travels out... Learn more

Kansas City Listings

Sporting Kansas City

(913) 912-7600 One Sporting Way, Kansas City Map it
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Welcome to the Soccer Capital of America: home of Sporting Kansas City! One of the founding clubs of Major League Soccer,... Learn more

Great Wolf Lodge

(913) 299-7001 10401 Cabela Drive, Kansas City Map it
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Great Wolf Lodge is the ideal location to host your next class trip, youth excursion, family reunion, corporate meeting or... Learn more

Kansas City T-Bones Baseball Club

(913) 328-5618 1800 Village West Pkwy, Kansas City Map it
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With brand-new ownership underway, the T-Bones are beginning their 18th season in Wyandotte County. We invite you to bring... Learn more

Bonner Springs Listings

Moon Marble Company

(913) 441-1432 600 East Front St, Bonner Springs Map it
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Unique store features handmade art glass marbles, marbles for play and collecting, and specialty toys and games.... Learn more

Zip KC

(913) 214-9478 12829 Loring Dr., Bonner Springs Map it
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Zip KC hosts Kansas Cities wildest zip line adventures! Soar high above the bluffs of the Kansas River on 9 zip lines... Learn more

Lawrence Listings

KU Natural History Museum

(785) 864-4450 1345 Jayhawk Blvd., Lawrence Map it
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Nationally recognized for its public exhibits and collections, research and graduate education, the museum's exhibits focus... Learn more

Mass Street Soda

(785) 409-1767 1103 Massachusetts, Lawrence Map it
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Stop in and sample some of the 1,300 varieties of premium craft soda.

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Baldwin City Listings

Midland Railway

(785) 594-1335 1515 W High St, Baldwin City Map it
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Midland Railway operates a train that travels through scenic Eastern Kansas' rolling farmland and woods using early 1900s... Learn more

Topeka Listings

Kansas Children's Discovery Center

(785) 783-8300 4400 SW 10th Avenue, Topeka Map it
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The Kansas Children’s Discovery Center is a hands-on children’s museum. Since opening in 2011 in Topeka, Kansas, the... Learn more

Manhattan Listings

Cox Bros Barbeque

(785) 539-0770 223 McCall Rd, Manhattan Map it
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Cox Bros Barbeque offers four delicious choices of BBQ: KC, Texas, Memphis and Carolina on a variety of meats. Learn more

Flint Hills Discovery Center

(785) 587-2726 315 S 3rd, Manhattan Map it
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The Kansas Flint Hills protect the last remnants of unbroken tallgrass prairie. Once, the tallgrass prairie dominated the... Learn more

K-State Insect Zoo KSU

(785) 532-2847 1500 Denison Ave, Manhattan Map it
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View all the creepy crawlies behind the safety of glass! Great for groups, tours, families or any interested visitor. The KSU... Learn more

K-State's Dairy Bar

(785) 532-1292 144 Call Hall, Manhattan Map it

The Dairy Sales counter is located in Call Hall next to the main processing plant. There is one full time employee and up to... Learn more

Sunset Zoological Park

785.587.APES 2333 Oak St, Manhattan Map it
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Open 360 days a year, Sunset Zoo’s 26-acre park is your passport to over 200 amazing animal species from anteater to zebu. We... Learn more

Salina Listings

Kenwood Cove

(785) 309-5765 701 W. Kenwood Park Dr., Salina Map it
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Dive into fun at Salina’s Kenwood Cove Aquatic Park – the area's newest summer destination for real surf and great... Learn more

Martinelli's Little Italy

(785) 826-9190 158 S Santa Fe, Salina Map it
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Located in historic downtown Salina. Family-style dining - pastas, salads, desserts - full bar. Private dining areas for... Learn more

Rock City Park

(785) 392-2092 1051 Ivy Road, Minneapolis Map it
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Rock City Park is a national natural landmark comprised of over 200 huge concretions. Rest in the shade of the gazebo,... Learn more

Salina Art Center

(785) 827-1431 242 S Santa Fe, Salina Map it
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An innovative contemporary art space focusing on the art, artists, and culture of our time. The Salina Art Center bridges... Learn more

Hutchinson Listings

Airport Steak House

(620) 662-4281 1100 Airport Rd, Hutchinson Map it
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Famous Throughout the Midwest for grilled steaks, the Airport Steakhouse is a great place to get a... Learn more


(620) 662-2305 1100 N Plum St, Hutchinson Map it
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Featuring the largest combined collection of U.S. and former Soviet space artifacts —the Cosmosphere International Science... Learn more


(620) 662-1425 3650 E. Avenue G, Hutchinson Map it
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Strataca/The Kansas Underground Salt Museum is one of the 8 Wonders of Kansas. Located 650 feet beneath the earth's... Learn more

Toy Depot

(620) 259-8284 127 South Main, Hutchinson Map it
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Filled with over 40,000 vintage toys from the 1940's to the 1990's. Toys that have withstood the test of time and technology... Learn more

Wichita Listings

Tanganyika Wildlife Park

(316) 794-8954 1000 S. Hawkins Lane, Goddard Map it
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Tanganyika Wildlife Park is an exotic destination just 15 minutes from downtown. This premiere event facility is located in... Learn more