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Discover places to go in Kansas using this category, including itineraries for city visits, tips for kid-friendly destinations and Kansas restaurants to try. Learn about Kansas cities like Wichita and the Kansas side of Kansas City.

10 Awesome Things To Do Outdoors In The Kansas City Area

Want a quick getaway? The Kansas City area is a great Midwest destination for families, especially outdoorsy families.  COVID-19 Update: The counties surrounding Kansas City have mask laws enforcing masks indoors and masks outdoors if social distancing isn’t possible. Everyone is falling these instructions, but it does make for long waits for activities. Bring a …

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Exploring Tanganyika Wildlife Park

The most memorable afternoon in Wichita for us was spent at Tanganyika Wildlife Park (which is technically not in Wichita, but close enough). Tanganyika is more than a zoo; it specializes encounters that create lasting connections for people to the animals they see. Disclosure: Our fun adventure at Tanganyika was part of our Great Wichita …

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