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Santa Fe Trail Center

Rr 3, Larned, KS 67550
+1 316-285-2054
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my parents established it

it's authentic view of the old west in Larned in the old days. A friend of the family lived on the... read more

Reviewed 28 January 2018
David C
Neat place to visit!

This is a nice museum. They've added alot of out-buildings over the years. At least once a year... read more

Reviewed 9 January 2018
Rachel M
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Burdett, Kansas
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  • Excellent62%
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“horse drawn” (3 reviews)
“nice museum” (2 reviews)
“hearse” (3 reviews)
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Rr 3, Larned, KS 67550
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+1 316-285-2054
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Reviewed 28 January 2018

it's authentic view of the old west in Larned in the old days. A friend of the family lived on the Fort Larned property for 50 years and ranched it.

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Reviewed 9 January 2018

This is a nice museum. They've added alot of out-buildings over the years. At least once a year they have the Tired-Iron Days showing old tractors and pioneer life. Neat collection of furniture and items from days gone by.

Thank Rachel M
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Reviewed 27 October 2017

Good museum. Basic history museum, plus sod house and dug out recreated. They were in the middle of a remodel, but still good.

Thank DB67154
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Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

This privately owned museum has quite a collection of artifacts from prehistory through the pioneer, Victorian, and more modern eras. They boast both indoor and outdoor exhibits, which describe both the Santa Fe Trail and the Larned local history.

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Reviewed 25 September 2017

This museum is on the way to Fort Larned. It has a very good indoor museum, there is a wonderful horse drawn hearse. The outside buildings are amazing. You can go into them and actual see how people dealt with life on the western frontier...More

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Reviewed 3 September 2017

Quite a bit of information. Must visit to get the full effect of all the interesting information to take in.

Thank tinakerbel
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Reviewed 28 August 2017

My son (13) and I stopped here on our trip to New Mexico. Sam says "very interesting museum, definitely worth the time. Nothing boring here, check out everything. Especially the outside buildings." Sam and I had a great time being a preacher, and seeing how...More

Thank Clockdocto
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Reviewed 28 March 2017

We had a very enjoyable time walking through the inside museum as well as the outside. It was very neat being able to go into the buildings and see things. It felt almost as if you could imagine yourself living in a sod house! I...More

Thank Deanna H
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Reviewed 11 December 2016

History of the Santa Fe Trail is well preserved in the museum. Excellent field trip for older students. Very knowledgeable staff.

Thank Babyboomer691
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Reviewed 21 October 2016

Located approx. three miles from Ft. Larned, this museum is very good place to stop and begin your Trail experience. Walk through the various rooms and then step outside to view a sod house, train station and other buildings from the pioneer period.

Thank Paul G
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