travelgrove Travel Tips
 

Exploration Place, Wichita, Kansas

 
00
    
Legend
  • Family & Fun travel tip
  • City center
Distance from city center: 5mi
MadSuh's pictureby MadSuh Family & Fun travel tip
added on the 21st of January, 2011
A lots of interesting exhibits, and a lot of fun objects all add up to the entertaining aspect of the Exploration Place educational center.

Though being open for more than 10 years, some of the scientific gadgets may be going out of date, there are still some hands-on exhibits that have the charm of making kids smile.

Address:
300 N McLean Blvd, Wichita, KS 67203, USA

Price:
Kids $6, adults $9.50

Opening Hours:
Tue-Sat: 10am-5pm
Sun: 12pm-5pm

On the web:
http://www.exploration.org/

 
BotanicaGreat Plains Nature Center
 
 
 
Family & Fun
tips

Recent travel tips for Wichita

  • The Laughing Cat
    First time to The Laughing Cat and I will recommend it to friends. The place has a welcoming ambiance, the food is not only delicious but you get quite generous portions. They have a great Italian cuisine based menu which offers from meat [...]
    D: 1097.9mi00
  • Wichita Art Museum
    In interesting collection of decorative art, sculptures and paintings, not to mention photography and guest exhibitions can be found in the Wichita Art Museum. You only have to spend a couple of hours and you covered the two floors of the [...]
    D: 4.4mi00
  • Texas Roadhouse
    The best restaurant in town, indeed, considering everything: service, food, atmosphere, design. The Texas Roadhouse is very popular among the locals so it is no wonder they recommend it to visitors too, who are not disappointed either. I [...]
    D: 3.8mi00
  • Diamond W Chuckwagon
    The real treasure of Wichita lies with a dinner during one of the most popular western music bands at the Diamond W Chuckwagon. From May through August, almost every weekend you can go to the Chuckwagon, have your dinner which includes [...]
    D: 4.4mi00
  • Sedgwick County Zoo
    A really child friendly zoo where kids can step up on ledges to see the animals better and with a giraffe feeding area which is maybe the most entertaining part of the whole Sedgwick County Zoo. At least as far as I could see, that was the [...]
    D: 1.2mi00

Things about Wichita you may be interested in

 
 
 
guides

Recommended

Wichita History

The city was ranked 9th of the 10 best cities to live in the United States by the CNN/Money and Money Magazine in July, 2006.  The position of the city on the two rivers made the site extremely popular as a trading centre for people of nomadic origin for nearly 11,000 years. Francisco Vasquez de Coronado visited the site for the first time in 1541, the time when he made an expedition to search [...]
 
 
 

More travel tips you might be interested in

Buenos Aires, Argentina
It might be bizarre to recommend a cemetery as a sight, but it's my best place in the whole city. A lot of Argentina's famous and wealthy people...
History & Culture: Recoleta Cemetery

Immenstaad, Germany
In der Nähe von Immenstaad gibt es einen schönen großen Abenteuerpark, wo man Klettert. Auch wenn man ein bisschen Höchenangst hat, ist es dort...
General: Nahe von Immenstaad

 

Wrixum, Germany
This is one of the typical windmills found in Northern Germany as well as all over Holland, Denmark and generally all of the Northern German states...
Sightseeing: Wrixum Wind Mill

Blesle, France
If you visit Blesle, don't miss the Antiquities Shop on the Rue de la Bonale. They have many nice things, objects for everyday use and decoration....
Shopping: Antiquities

 

Montpellier, France
Close to Montepeiller, there is the village St. Guilhem le Désert. This medieval village is one of the most beautiful ones of France and lies on...
Food: St. Guilhem le Désert

Verona, Italy
If you really want to enjoy the thrill of a live show by internationally famous performers, visit Verona- the city of romance; well-known for its...
General: Discovering the Grandeur of Performing in an Arena

 

Petra, Jordan
Petra is now one of the New 7 Wonders of the World. It is a fabulous place from the Eastern tales, simply breathtaking. The old city was...
History & Culture: The Ancient City

Oslo, Norway
It is something I have never seen before. This is a unique thing and it's just amazing. It's the dreams of my childhood coming true! The problem is...
History & Culture: Norvegian Museum of Magic

 

Moshi, Tanzania
There are natural attractions near Moshi to see such as waterfalls located at slopes of Mount Kilimanjaro. Moshi is located at base of Mount...
Outdoors Activities: Moshi is basecamp for Kilimanjaro climb, waterfalls travel places

Balboa Island, California
Go down there to visit family and friends. if you don't have any, in the area, I would go for a walk to see the cute houses and drink some coffee....
Family & Fun: Visit family and friends

 
 
 
 
   Welcome to Travelgrove  register tell a friend bookmark it 
 
 
*