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Brown V. Board of Education National Historic Site

Brown V. Board of Education National Historic Site

1515 SE Monroe St
Topeka, KS 66612   Directions

(913) 354-4273


A hugely significant milestone in American history is remembered at the Brown V. Board of Education National Historic Site. This national park commemorates the landmark school desegregation case that went all the way to the United States Supreme Court. Learn about the ruling and its lasting significance through the various exhibits and attractions, photographs, documents and other items that give a deeper view of this incredibly significant event for the field of education and the furthering of human rights.

Combat Air Museum

Combat Air Museum

7016 SE Forbes Ave
Topeka, KS 66619   Directions

(785) 862-3303


Go on a truly high-flying adventure when you take the family to Topeka's Combat Air Museum. This is where history truly takes flight as you will marvel at the impressive collection of vintage aircraft. The museum boasts a collection of military and aviation oriented memorabilia that dates all the way back to World War I and spans history to include items of interest from the present day space shuttle missions. In addition to these impressive exhibits and attractions, you can also check out several missiles and a cannon that are on display.

Great Overland Station

Great Overland Station

701 N Kansas Ave
Topeka, KS 66608   Directions

(785) 232-5533


Rewind the years and travel back to a time when Topeka was a place where iron horses, pioneers, Kaw Indians and Buffalo Bill were all part of life in what was then a rapidly developing area. One of the prime factors in the growth of Topeka is the famed Underground Railroad, and when you visit the Great Overland Station, you can learn about its history and influence, as well as all of the other aspects of life during that economically and historically progressive period of time. Topeka's rich heritage awaits you at Great Overland Station.

Kansas Judicial Center and Fountain of Justice

Kansas Judicial Center and Fountain of Justice

301 SW 10th Ave
Topeka, KS 66612   Directions

(785) 296-2256


Delve into a fascinating facet of Kansas history when you take a tour of the Kansas Judicial Center and Fountain of Justice. The 22-foot sculpture of Justice was created by Bernard Frazier and the work stands in this facility which is located directly south of the Capitol. The statue, made of limestone, is a fitting piece to welcome visitors to this center that spotlights the inner workings and judicial triumphs that have all helped shape history. Tours are available during regular hours, Monday through Friday from 8am to 5pm.

Kansas State Capitol Building

Kansas State Capitol Building

10th and Jackson
Topeka, KS 66612   Directions

(785) 296-3966


Topeka is the proud capitol city of Kansas. Learn about the unbreakable bond between history and politics when you take a tour of the Kansas State Capitol Building. Seven days a week you can take a self-guided tour of this amazing building. Familiarize yourself with the people and events that led to the development and progress of the state. Plus, you can also take a tour of the dome of the building.

Ward-Meade Park

Ward-Meade Park

124 NW Fillmore
Topeka, KS 66606   Directions

(785) 368-3888


The Ward-Meade Park in Topeka allows you to literally step back in time to experience what life was like during a time when settlers were making their way on the Oregon Trail. Luckily, some stayed in this part of the world, and you can take a self-guided tour of some of the fascinating places that used to inhabit the area. Marvel at the detail of a general store, a Southern-style mansion, botanical gardens and log cabins that all help create a true scenario of what Topeka looked like back in the early part of the 20th century.

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(785) 232-1111
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