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Big Well

Big Well
Greensburg, Kiowa County, Kansas, 67054
The Greensburg Well is water well that was designed to provide water for the Santa Fe and Rock Island railroads. It is billed as the world's largest hand-dug well, at 109 feet deep and 32 feet in diameter.

Chase County Kansas Courthouse

Chase County Kansas Courthouse
Cottonwood Falls, Chase County, Kansas
The courthouse was completed in 1873, making it the oldest courthouse still in use west of the Mississippi River. It is also the state's finest remaining example of Second Empire architecture.

Kansas Cosmosphere and Space Center

Kansas Cosmosphere and Space Center
Hutchinson, Reno County, Kansas, 67501
The Cosmosphere exhibits the 2nd largest collection of US space artifacts in the world (second only to the National Air and Space Museum), and the largest collection of Soviet space artifacts outside of Moscow.

Kansas State Capitol

Kansas State Capitol
Topeka, Shawnee County, Kansas, 66612
Home to one of the largest capitol domes in the United States, the Kansas dome is the only one in the United States that continues to offer dome tours. There are 296 steps leading up from the fifth floor to the top of the dome.

OZ Museum

OZ Museum
Wamego, Pottawatomie County, Kansas, 66547
The OZ Museum was founded in April 2004 and houses one of the largest public displays of Oz memorabilia in existence. The museum houses memorabilia from 1939 MGM musical, earlier silent films, as well as "The Wiz."

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Top 10 Most Popular Kansas Landmarks

  1. OZ Museum
  2. Chase County Kansas Courthouse
  3. Kansas Cosmosphere and Space Center
  4. Big Well
  5. Kansas State Capitol
  6. Brown Grand Opera House
  7. Greyhound Hall of Fame
  8. Iowa Indian Reservation
  9. Squaws Den Monument
  10. Agriculture Hall of Fame

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