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Fun things to do in wichita

Wichita has some of the country’s BEST attractions for kids, AND doesn’t have to break the budget. Want to know some of the city’s secrets? Shhhh…here we go!

Did you know that Sedgwick County Zoo have discount Winter Wednesdays, starting November? Yep!  Did you know that Botanica Gardens has free admission on Mothers Day (and it’s always free for those under 3!) - AND they have discount Thursdays!

Did you know that Wichita Art Museum is always free on Saturdays? Time to get inspired! Even the Museum of World Treasures gets in on the act, and offers discounted Family Night the first Thursday of every month!

Did we mention the Great Plain Nature Center and Ulrich Museum of Art has no admission cost at all, and the Wichita Ice Center is super cheap on Tuesdays!? 

See - there’s no excuse to not get out and enjoy family time in Wichita! Turn off that television and ENJOY this incredible city with plenty of fun things to do with kids. Amazing!

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  • Splash Zone Waterpark

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    (96 miles)Enid

    Splash Zone is a choice sure to delight everyone in your group at a very affordable price! Slides, an activity pool, the Lazy River, the Kiddie Cove, sand,volleyball, skate park, basketball, water ...

  • Rock River Rapids

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    (10 miles)Derby

    A splashing day out to cool off in those summer days

  • Salt City Splash Aquatic Center

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    (39 miles)Hutchinson

    The Splash features four pools including slides, diving boards, zero depth entry pool, and splash toys. Available for birthdays and party/special event rentals!

  • Jones Aquatic Center

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    (78 miles)Emporia

    Cool down at the Jones Aquatic Center in Emporia! Open seasonally May to August, kids can splash about and play all day!

  • Woolaroc Ranch Museum and Wildlife Park

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    (98 miles) Bartlesville

    Hidden away in the rugged Osage Hills of Northeastern Oklahoma, Woolaroc was established in 1925 as the ranch retreat of oilman Frank Phillips. The ranch is a 3,700 acre wildlife preserve, home to ...

  • Tanganyika Wildlife Park

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    (12 miles)Goddard

    You may find yourself face to face with a kangaroo, have a giraffe eating out of your hand, or look up to a ring tailed lemur on your shoulder! Highly interactive encounters with some of natures most ...

  • Sedgwick County Zoo

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    (4 miles)Wichita

    The Zoo has seen steady progress through the past three decades with major exhibits opening every few years. The Jungle in 1977, The South American Pampas and Australian Outback exhibits in 1980 and ...

  • Emporia Zoo

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    (79 miles)Emporia

    Kids will love getting up close with the many species of animals in the Kansas zoo, with a blend of native and exotic birds and animals housed in an area with beautiful landscaping and horticultural ...

  • Rolling Hills Wildlife Adventure

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    (84 miles)Salina

    Here you can get face-to-face with a rare white camel, an Indian rhino, a curious orangutan, an ornery aardvark or many of the other animals of the 100+ species of wildlife at home in our zoo. Great ...

  • Greyhound Hall of Fame

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    (85 miles)Abilene

    You will be greeted by our resident greyhounds, both retired racers. These greyhounds only chase after your heart and affection. Meeting a greyhound close up and personal will prepare you for an ...

  • Pump It Up

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    (5 miles)Wichita

    You and your child are invited to come and play on the giant, soft, fun-filled interactive inflatables! Share quality time and promote physical fitness while bouncing, sliding, climbing and jumping ...

  • Sheerar Museum

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    (110 miles)Stillwater

    The Museum's exhibits document life in Stillwater over the past one hundred years.

  • National Wresting Hall of Fame

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    (109 miles) Stillwater

    A great, fun and interesting place to be inspired by those who achieved their dreams in the sporting world.

  • Gilcrease Museum

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    (127 miles) Tulsa

    Tulsa's Gilcrease Museum is one of the country's best facilities for the preservation and study of American art and history

  • Cherokee Strip Museum

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    (97 miles)Perry

    The museum shares the history of rural Oklahoma through its exhibits. Across the creek from the museum is a one room schoolhouse where living history is taught four days throughout most of the school ...

  • Kansas Aviation Museum

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    (5 miles)Wichita

    The importance of the Kansas Aviation Museum building to the glory days of Kansas aviation cannot be overstated. Its grand art-deco style appeals both to the aviation community and to anyone ...

  • Kingman County Museum

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    (43 miles)Kingman

    In 1967 the city moved it's offices and fire equipment to a modern building and in 1969 the city sold the old building to the Kingman County Historical Society. The society opened the building to the ...

  • Wichita Historical Museum

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    (0 miles)Wichita

    A fascinating and historical look into the history of Wichita and its surroundings, all the way back to the mid 1800s.

  • Kansas Museum of World Treasures

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    (0 miles)Wichita

    Experience a trip through time at one of the most interesting and exciting museums in America. Children will enjoy the fun activity center including a Moon Walk, Puppet Theater, and large play castle ...

  • Old Cowtown Museum

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    (1 miles)Wichita

    Cowtown is a living history museum where you'll experience life in the 1870s as you immerse yourself in a sampling of the sights, sounds and activities common to a midwestern cattle town. You'll ...

  • Wichita Art Museum

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    (1 miles)Wichita

    As the largest art museum in the state of Kansas, the Wichita Art Museum houses one of the country's finest collections of American art, spanning three centuries of painting, sculpture, works on ...

  • Ulrich Museum of Art

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    (3 miles)Wichita

    The Ulrich Museum of Art at Wichita State University acts as a catalyst and cultural center for the art of our time. Offering direct encounters with modern and contemporary art and dynamic public ...

  • Reno County Museum

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    (41 miles)Hutchinson

    Why is Reno County a special place to live? Come find out at the Reno County Museum where you will uncover the rich culture and history via their fascinating exhibitions!

  • Kauffman Museum

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    (27 miles)North Newton

    The Kaufman museum has: * a tallgrass prairie reconstruction with over 15 species of grasses and more than 100 wildflower species * the award-winning permanent exhibit Of Land and ...

  • McPherson County Old Mill Museum

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    (64 miles)Lindsborg

    Standing tall on the banks of the Smoky Hill River, the McPherson County Old Mill Museum preserves the early heritage of McPherson County. The museum collects, preserves, researches, exhibits and ...