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Explore Topeka and discover a city filled with history, culture and fun. Travel back in time with a ride on a 1908 vintage carousel and enjoy the sights of Gage Park on board a mile-long mini-train ride. Follow the paths of trailblazers in the 1850s Free State Topeka Movement and in the 1950s, the federal desegregation of public schools at the Brown v. Board of Education National Historic Site.

Step into the life of prairie pioneer at Old Prairie Town at Ward-Meade Park. Kansas Children's Discovery Center's interactive exhibits are pure fun with unique indoor and outdoor play stations. Get your engine revving at a heart-pounding dirt, course or drag race at Heartland Park Topeka. Marvel at the spectacular and breath-taking murals and architectural features located throughout the recently renovated Kansas Statehouse, one of the most beautiful capitols in the United States. As you explore Topeka's many attractions, you'll discover history and culture around every corner.

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Kansas State Capitol

*RESTORATION COMPLETED* The Kansas State Capitol recently completed a 13 year, top to bottom restoration of the building that restored the original architect's vision by uncovering …more

Aaron Douglas Mural

  • 12th Street between Lane and Washburn
  • Topeka, KS
  • Region: Central

Located at 12th and Lane, the Aaron Douglas Mural celebrates the life of the Topeka-born muralist, illustrator and scholar. Painted on a large wall by local high school and college …more

Alice C. Sabatini Art Gallery at Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library

  • 1515 SW 10th Avenue
  • Topeka, KS 66604
  • 785-580-4515 | 785-580-4496
  • Region: West

Blaisdell Family Aquatic Center

  • 4200 Reinisch Pkway in Gage Park
  • Topeka, KS 66606
  • 785-271-5300
  • Region: West

Brown v. Board of Education National Historic Site

  • 1515 SE Monroe St.
  • Topeka, KS 66612
  • 785-354-4273
  • Region: Downtown

Cedar Crest, Governor's Mansion

  • One SW Cedar Crest Road
  • (I-70 & Fairlawn Road)
  • Topeka, KS 66606
  • 785-296-3636 | 785-272-9024
  • Region: Southwest

Charles Curtis House Museum

  • 1101 Topeka Boulevard
  • Topeka, KS 66612
  • 785-357-1371
  • Region: Downtown

Collective Art Gallery

  • 3121 SW Huntoon Street
  • Topeka, KS 66604
  • 785-234-4254
  • Region: Southwest

Combat Air Museum

  • 7016 SE Forbes Avenue
  • Topeka, KS 66619
  • 785-862-3303 | 785-862-3304
  • Region: South

Constitution Hall Mural

  • 427-429 S Kansas Avenue
  • Topeka, KS 66603
  • 785-250-8228
  • Region: Downtown
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618 S Kansas Avenue  •  Topeka, Kansas 66603
Phone: 785.234.1030  •  Toll-Free: 800.235.1030

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