Great Plains Nature Center, Wichita, Kansas

 
00
    
Legend
  • Sightseeing travel tip
  • City center
Distance from city center: 8.9mi
asterix's pictureby asterix Sightseeing travel tip
added on the 22nd of January, 2011
You are able to see and learn about the prairie wildlife, flora and fauna by touring Free the Great Plains Nature Center. Though it is not a major visitor center, it is still an educational sight, where you can gather various informations about the animals that live in the prairie, the flowers and plants that grown in each season.

Being a free tour, this place is recommended, and in just a couple of hours your covered almost everything. The only thing you must do after the tour is remember it. :)

Address:
6232 E 29th St N, Wichita, KS 67220, USA

Price:
Free.

Opening Hours:
Mon-Sat: 9am-5pm

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

 
Exploration PlaceWichita Art Museum
 
 
 
Sightseeing
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
  • Pig In Pig Out BBQ
    This restaurant was voted one of the best barbecue restaurants in Wichita and with reason. They have one of the tastiest ribs and barbecue sauce in town. I tried them and they tasted delicious. Pig In Pig Out BBQ is a great place for those [...]
    D: 5.6mi00
  • Old Cowtown Museum
    A history museum that lives. There is nothing more interesting and engaging than traveling back in time, and at the Old Cowtown Museum that is what you do. Once you enter the museum grounds you are transported back to the end of the 19th [...]
    D: 4.1mi00
  • Kanai Sushi Bar
    The most exquisite restaurant that serves traditional Japanese food is definitely the Kanai Sushi Bar. I've wen there one day to try it out, I'm a big fan of sushi and I wasn't disappointed. The dishes were not only beautifully [...]
    D: 4.5mi10
  • Keeper of the Plains
    A beautiful place full of meaning and culture, tradition, the Keeper of the Plains is like a sacred place where Nature meets the people. Based on Native American culture, the 'park' tells about the four elements of Nature: Earth, [...]
    D: 4.8mi00

Things about Wichita you may be interested in

 
 
 
guides

Recommended

Wichita Travel guide

The Old Town that is situated in the very heart of Wichita downtown should not be missed at all. This is a great entertainment district and boasts about 100 shops, bars, restaurants and other such exciting venues. There are several museums as well like the Wichita Sedgwick County Historical Museum, Museum of World Treasures and Great Plains Transportation Museum. To add, the Sedgwick County Zoo is [...]
 
 
 

More travel tips you might be interested in

Hamburg, Germany
If you are at Hamburg, go and visit the harbour area, especially the so called Speicherstadt. You can make boat rides through it and see the old...
History & Culture: Harbour part of the city

Sevilla, Spain
It is a devotion of the holy Maria. It ranges from the so called 'Palmsonntag' till the end of 'Ostersonntag'. All over the city there are...
History & Culture: Semana Sant in der Stadt Sevilla

 

Seville, Spain
The Cathedral is the third largest church and the absolute largest Gothic Church in the world. Its construction was completed in around 1500 and...
History & Culture: Catedral

Argos, Greece
If you´re interested in ancient greek culture, you shouldn´t miss the ancient city of Argos, with it´s theater, cut in the rocks and the agora.
General: The ancient city

 

Iraklion, Greece
If you are at Heraklion, visit the archaeoligical museum. There you can see famous findings, also the bull´s head called Monitaurus and the Snakes...
History & Culture: Archaeological museum of Iraklio

Katerini, Greece
I cannot say too much about Katerini, but I can assure you that you will regret if you miss out its park in the middle of the town! It is a...
Outdoors Activities: Beautiful park in the center of Katerini

 

Eger, Hungary
If you are interested in history and you like old castles, don't miss the Castle of Eger. It is very well maintained, it has a museum, a torture...
History & Culture: The Castle of Eger

Cusco, Peru
If you are at Cuzco, you should definietly visit Machu Picchu, the ancient Inka fort on top of the mountain. A huge part of the houses are...
History & Culture: The ancient Inka castle on the mountain near Aguas Calientes

 

Serangoon Garden Estate, Singapore
Time in a bottle is one of the many bars that is located along Serangoon garden estate. It is a very popular bar among the locals and among the...
Night Life & Entertainment: Time in a bottle (Bar)

San Diego, California
Sea World is a must see when you are in San Diego. This is not like some of the amusement parks where you really won't be too happy as an adult....
History & Culture: Sea World

 
 
 
 
   Welcome to Travelgrove  register tell a friend bookmark it 
 
 
*