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Address: 402 North 2nd Street, Lawrence, KS
Phone Number: (785) 856-3040
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All your answers in this place Very friendly staff Lots of brochures and films acquaint you with university

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 30, 2015
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West Chester, PA
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140 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

All your answers in this place Very friendly staff Lots of brochures and films acquaint you with university

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Lawrence, Kansas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

A good place to stop for info on what to see in Lawrence. Perfectly restored U.P. Depot. Watch and feel the trains roll by. Large room for parties receptions etc.

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Lawrence, Kansas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

My parents were going to be visiting Lawrence for the first time, and I had heard that this was the place to come to find stuff to do in Lawrence. Was it ever! The staff were very nice, and they have an abundance of brochures for free that you can pick up. Everything from historical tours to bike maps to... More 

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Lawrence, Kansas
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22 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

The Visitor Center is the former main railway station for Lawrence. It is interesting to visualize how many people have passed through this station through the decades for a multitude of reasons. It is superbly restored and has a decent sized meeting room that can be rented reasonably for small gatherings through Lawrence Parks and Recreation. It also has a... More 

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Leawood, Kansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

Keith, the travel guide at the museum, was very interesting and informed about the history of the area and places to visit for fun and dining.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

Good people here who run the visitor center in Lawrence located in a beautiful restored station. I found it relaxing to get my bearings here with WiFi and benches to watch passing trains.

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Overland Park, Ks
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93 reviews
44 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

The visitor center is a converted railroad depot on an operational track. It's near the Kansas River and Lawrence mountain bike trails. I stop to use the clean facilities and get up-to-date brochures, roadmaps, trailmaps and state park information for Kansas. They also have a couple of picnic tables and lovely native flower plantings.

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Central Kansas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

Everything you need for discovering the area. Road maps, hiking maps, lodging information, dining information; it's all here with the friendly staff. Also a short film to view.

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Lawrence, Kansas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

You can find info here that covers the entire area of northeast Kansas. The staff is friendly and very knowledgeable. The place can also be reserved for small gatherings such as receptions and celebrations. It is located in an old RR station that has been redone and is a very beautiful building. There is also a statue by local sculpture... More 

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Kansas City, Kansas
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13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Staff can answer any and all questions about what to do and see in Lawrence. A vast collection of maps, brochures, fact sheets, etc. Be cool, go to school on Kansas and start your education here.

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Address: 402 North 2nd Street, Lawrence, KS
Phone Number: (785) 856-3040
Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Lawrence
Open Hours:
Sunday 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Monday 8:30 am - 5:30 pm
Tuesday 8:30 am - 5:30 pm
Wednesday 8:30 am - 5:30 pm
Thursday 8:30 am - 5:30 pm
Friday 8:30 am - 5:30 pm
Saturday 8:30 am - 5:30 pm

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