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Prairie Museum of Art & History

. Description:  Country Church, Cooper Barn, Sod House, One-room school, 1930's farmstead, with wooden blade windmill and orchard
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Address:
1905 S Franklin Ave
Colby, KS 67701

Parent Organization
Prairie Museum of Art and History
Contacts
Phone 785 462-4590
e-mail mailto:prairiem@st-tel.net
URL
   http://www.prairiemuseum.org/
Hours:
Dates Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat
Summer (Apr-Oct) 1 - 5 9 - 5 9 - 5 9 - 5 9 - 5 9 - 5 1 - 5
Winter (Nov-Mar) 1 - 5   9 - 5 9 - 5 9 - 5 9 - 5 1 - 5
Season Closed Monday Nov-Mar, major holidays
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
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As of JUL 2007  6-16 $2    $5 discount call for rates
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Additional Group Info: 785 462-4590
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What kind of visit you can have:  Tour museum with large doll collection, then see buildings, including the large barn which houses an exhibit on Kansas agriculture
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Period early 20th century Type of Site museum, building collection
Buildings: church (1915), barn (1936), sod house reconstruction, school, house (1906)
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Nearby Attractions:
Nearby Towns:  25 mi Levant, Gem, Brewster, Rexford, Menlo

Historical

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Thomas County Courthouse still functioning  courthouse on National Register 300 N Court Ave #1
Colby KS 67701
Phone 785 462-4500
Web Site http://www.lasr.net/leisure/kansas/thomas/colby/att5.html
Alt Web http://www.nationalregisterofhistoricplaces.com/KS/Thomas/state.html
Thomas County Historical Society   Colby, KS 67701
Fick Fossil & History Museum local rocks, minerals, fossils (11,000 shark's teeth), local artifacts,                         photographs, sod house, depot, general store   700 West Third
 
Oakley  KS  67748    
 
Phone  785 672-3497
 
Web Site  http://www.oakley-kansas.com/fick/
 
E-mail  mailto:mullencm@ruraltel.net

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Nearby Places to Stay:

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Bourquins RV Park 155 East Willow
I-70 Frontage Road
Colby KS 67701
785 462-3300

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Colby KS 67701
785 462-3251
Budget Host Inn 1745 West 4th Street
Colby KS 67701
785 462-3338
Chief Motel 1745 West 4th Street
Colby KS 67701
785 462-3338
Comfort Inn Colby 2225 South Range Avenue
Colby KS 67701
 
Country Club Drive Motel 460 N Country Club Drive
Colby KS 67701
785 462-7568
Colby - Days Inn 1925 South Range Avenue
Colby KS 67701
 
Holiday Inn 645 West Willow
Colby KS 67701
785 462-8787
Quality Inn Colby 1950 South Range Avenue
Colby KS 67701
 
SUPER 8 MOTEL - COLBY 1040 Zelfer Avenue
Colby KS 67701
 
Welk-Um Inn 1985 South Range Avenue
Colby KS 67701
785 462-8201
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