Wichita Sights

The Old Cowtown Museum

  • 1865 W. Museum Blvd. Map It
  • Wichita

Published 07/22/2015

Fodor's Review

In the heart of Wichita's museum district along the Arkansas River, this is a re-created 19th-century town, where historic reenactments include a trader's cabin staffed by buffalo hunters and cowboy stories at the Drovers Camp. There's a residential street where early settlers established homes such as the Marshall W. Murdock house, with its cast-iron fence and flower beds, which really bring this bygone era to life. On the 5-acre DeVore Farm, animals are milked and fed as they would have been on an 1880s farm.

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1865 W. Museum Blvd., Wichita, Kansas, 67203, United States

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Sight Details:

  • $7.75
  • Mid-Apr.–late Oct., Tues.–Sat. 10–5, Sun. noon–5; late Oct.–mid-Apr., Tues.–Sat. 10–5

Published 07/22/2015


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