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The Depot Theater Company - For close to three decades, the Depot Theater Company has been the crown jewel in southwest Kansas' thriving theatre scene. They offer a state-of-the-art dinner theater, cutting edge "side track" productions, cabarets, a student training division and much, much more!

Russell Community Theater - Dedicated to bringing quality community Theater to Russell and surrounding communities. The theater has been an integral part of the Russell community for more than 23 years.

Walnut Bowl & Mini Golf - Come enjoy a round of miniature golf, or slip on your bowling shoes and try for a strike at Walnut Bowl and Mini Golf!

Kansas Barbed Wire Museum - The only museum in the world devoted solely to the history and legend of what is often referred to as the 'Devil’s Rope.' On exhibit are over 1000 barbed wire varieties; including samples manufactured between the years 1870 and 1890. Hundreds of antique fencing tools represent the inventiveness of pioneers.

Lee Richardson Zoo - Considered by many to be the pride of Garden City. Located within the 110 acre Finnup Park, the zoo is a favorite gathering spot for some 250,000 visitors each year. Approximately 300 animals representing nearly 100 different species inhabit the 47 acre zoo.

Sandstage Bison Range - A 3,670 acre wildlife area, just outside of Garden City. Not only is this area noted for its unique vegetative character, but it is also home to the oldest publicly owned bison herd in Kansas.

Great Bend Community Theatre - A wonderful Theatre for the performing arts. Enjoy the excitement of live theater with Great Bend Community Theatre!

Hard Rock Lanes - More than just bowling fun. Families can enjoy a night out together with bowling, arcade games, skeeball, and more!

Boot Hill Museum - Explore the culture and history of the Old West in Dodge City's Boot Hill Museum. The Museum's exhibits are organized to explore the rich and diverse history of Dodge City and recreate the atmosphere of Dodge City of the late 1870s. Such exhibits as 'The Early Years' and 'Cattle, Wheat, and Storekeepers' help examine the real Dodge City and why it was so famous.

Gunfighters Wax Museum - See the life-size wax figurines of famous western personalities like Wyatt Earp, Bat Masterson, Doc Holliday, Belle Starr, Davey Crockett, Buffalo Bill, Calamity Jane, and much more.

Central States Scout Museum - The museum fully occupies a former auto dealership and is full of Scouting memorabilia, attractively displayed in showcases. The core of the collection is the personal property of a former Scouter named Charles Sherman who is the chief curator of the museum.

Big Well - The world's largest hand-dug well! People have been tossing money and other items into the Big Well since it's beginning. Visitors brave enough to walk the 105 steps to the bottom will be impressed with this century-old feat.

Wright Park Zoo - Come to the Zoo for a relaxing, laid back day with your family and friends. The beginnings of the Dodge City Zoo are said to have been two bear cubs that were kept to entertain tourists. Now visitors can observe over 45 mammals and birds on display.

Zoo and Raptor Center - Offers a variety of attractions and includes two main parts, the Zoo animals and the Raptor Center where you learn about the different birds. This facility is open 362 days of the year. Free admission.

Mid-America Air Museum - This exciting air museum boasts the fifth largest collection of military and civilian aircraft in the United States. The museum is more than just aircraft. It houses one of the country's finest 'hands-on' aviation science exhibits, hosts special events like its Liberal Air Show, and features aerospace education to students in its theater.

Dodge City Raceway Park - Do you have a need for speed? Then the Dodge City Raceway Park is the right place for you and your family each summer!