Take In The Sights And Sounds
There’s more to Wichita than just aircraft. We are the artistic epicenter of the region, hosting multiple galleries housing work from nationally-recognized artists like John Steuart Curry, Mary Cassatt, Edward Hopper, Winslow Homer and Charles M. Russell. We are also home to the seventh-largest zoo in the country, which has been recognized on an international stage for its efforts in preserving endangered species. Be sure to experience natural science, history, and fun for all ages at Exploration Place on the river. You’ll find plenty to explore during your visit to Wichita, so let your curiosity lead the way.
Nestled in the heart of Wichita sits one of Kansas' best kept secrets--Botanica, a botanical garden and regional horticultural center. Botanica has quickly become one of the top family destination attractions in the region with events that fill the gardens with themed activities for parents and kids to enjoy together.
Museum of World Treasures
Discover treasures from around the world and through the ages at the Museum of World Treasures! Where can you explore the crusty bones of long-lost creatures, marvel at Egyptian mummies, uncover the secrets of ancient civilizations, and enter the battlefields of World Wars? The Museum of World Treasures, with three floors of exhibits and surprises around every corner. Discover your inner explorer!
Old Cowtown Museum
“You can’t live in the past, but it’s a great place to visit!” Be wowed when you step onto Cowtown’s dirt roads and realize you’ve entered a world just off the Chisholm Trail that is frozen in an 1865-1880 loop. Cowtown’s unique programming tells the story of Wichita’s transformation from a frontier settlement to a cattle town to an agricultural and manufacturing center. Wichita’s storied past is vividly brought to life through daily activities, special events and educational programming.
RANGE 54, is located at 5725 E. Kellogg Dr. in Wichita, KS. Our facility is a family-friendly pistol and rifle range located on historic US Highway-54, one-half block east of Edgemoor. We offer the very latest technology available at an indoor shooting facility in the state, with a climate-controlled, HEPA filtered, shooting environment for your safety and year-round comfort.