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Historic Bus Tour of Leavenworth departs from the Frontier Army Museum.
$3 Individual / $10 Family (up to five persons in family)
Tickets are available at the Gift Shop... details>>
Learn about the different wines - red vs white, vintages, labels, which wine with which foods & more. Learn how Missouri saved the wine industry. Sample 10 different wines and... details>>
This year's Freedom Festival will feature Civil War weapons and drill demonstrations, a reenactment of the Battle of Osawatomie, and a battle between Union Troops and... details>>
Test your skills, win a prize! Cap & Ball Revolver or Cartridge Revolver, Replicas OK. Fixed sights & dueling stance only. Jesse James Medallion prizes awarded for 1st, 2nd, &... details>>
Author Larry Wood will give a presentation about his new book entitled the Siege of Lexington. He will answer questions and sign his book details>>
3/21/2013 10:00:00 AM | Olathe, KS
Spring Break Living History
Enjoy spring activities on the farm. Visit the blacksmith, see what is cooking on Mrs. Mahaffie's cookstove and play old-fashioned outdoor games. Stagecoach rides will be offered, weather and ground conditions permitting.
$6 adults/$4 ages 5-11. $1 off for Olathe residents....details >>
3/21/2013 7:00:00 PM | Leavenworth, KS
You Can't Get There from Here: Riverboats, Railroads, and the Development of the West
This presentation explores the crucial role that steam-powered transportation played in the opening of the American west. First the steamboat, and then the steam-powered locomotive, made possible the exploitation of the Great Plains. Each left a mark on the American cultural landscape that remains to this day.
Presenter, Christopher R. Gabel earned his PhD from Ohio State in 1981 and has been on the faculty of the Command and General Staff College since 1983....details >>