Flint Hills - North

Green Landscapes rated the Flint Hills as the best place in the United States to watch a sunset. While the views are breathtaking, the Flint Hills offers much more, including a wide variety of unique things to experience, wonderful cuisine to eat and a chance to see history with your own eyes. Download this printable PDF and see why there is no place like Kansas.

The following attractions were recognized as part of the 8 Wonders of Kansas contests, sponsored by the Kansas Sampler Foundation. don't miss them.



Eisenhower Presidential Library, Museum and Boyhood Home

(785) 263-6700 200 SE Fourth Street, Abilene Map it
Visit Website


Do you still like Ike? Not sure who Ike is? Either way, it’s time for you to plan a trip... Learn more

Flint Hills Discovery Center

(785) 587-2726 315 S 3rd, Manhattan Map it
Visit Website

The Kansas Flint Hills protect the last remnants of unbroken tallgrass prairie. Once, the tallgrass prairie dominated the... Learn more

K-State Gardens

(785) 532-6170 1500 Denison Ave, Manhattan Map it
Visit Website

This space serves as a research area for K-State students, as well as beautiful grounds for visitors and unique event space. Learn more

K-State Insect Zoo KSU

(785) 532-2847 1500 Denison Ave, Manhattan Map it
Visit Website

View all the creepy crawlies behind the safety of glass! Great for groups, tours, families or any interested visitor. The KSU... Learn more

Konza Prairie Biological Station

(785) 587-0441 100 Konza Prairie Lane, Manhattan Map it
Visit Website

8,600 acres of quiet, rolling hills marked with flint and limestone dominate the landscapes around Manhattan KS. Kansas State... Learn more

Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art

(785) 532-7718 14th St & Anderson Ave, Manhattan Map it
Visit Website

The Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art houses the Kansas State University permanent art collection, which originated in... Learn more

Milford Nature Center and Fish Hatchery

(785) 238-5323 3415 Hatchery Dr, Junction City Map it
Visit Website

Located northwest of Junction City west of K-77 on K-57 below the Milford Reservoir dam. Open Monday through Friday 9:00... Learn more

Oz Museum

(785) 458-8686 511 Lincoln Ave, Wamego Map it
Visit Website

Collections of Wizard of Oz artifacts from 1900-present. Come to Auntie Em's... Learn more

U.S. Cavalry Museum

(785) 239-2022 205 Custer Ave, Fort Riley Map it
Visit Website

Housed in the original hospital built in 1855, the U.S. Cavalry Museum exhibits depict the colorful history of the... Learn more

Kansas highlights