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GREAT FOR WICHITA

Very impressive to see at night. Wichita is doing so much better with attractions than it used to. The Arkansas River is under the bridge and a site for many activities... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 13, 2015
Pattie Q
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Wichita, Kansas
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Wichita, Kansas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

Very impressive to see at night. Wichita is doing so much better with attractions than it used to. The Arkansas River is under the bridge and a site for many activities, including River Fest and Fourth of July fireworks.

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Bluffton OH
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

I'm going to assume this is East side Douglas or at least not at West street. I lived at DOuglas by East High School and it was easy access to pretty much everything that side of Exploration place. Closest to Old-Town and/or Rock Road of course but it was easy to walk everywhere, which is RARE in Wichita.

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Wichita, Kansas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

Douglas Ave stretches across Wichita running east to west. In the downtown area, it was once where young baby boomers went to "drag Douglas" and hangout. Today there's no dragging. Now everyone goes to enjoy and hang out at many of the businesses, restaurants and entertainment areas on that avene. Just on the west side of the river you have... More 

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Fayetteville, Georgia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

We walked down Douglas Ave to reach old town. There were a few cute stores and restaurants on our walk down Douglas.

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Overland Park, Kansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

The Monarch Grill on one end, parks, Downtown, antiques, Old Town, night life, shops, gas, walk the river, City History, etc. My suggestion : get familiar with this street and spin-off from there. Take your time and have fun.

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Wichita
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

Douglas Avenue is one the the main streets in downtown Wichita, Kansas. Crossing the "Wheat" bridge over the Arkansas River you soon start seeing the street sculptures on both sides of Douglas Ave. They are whimsical, sweet and very friendly for children as well as adults, and well worth experiencing. Children love finding all the animals. The sculptures are on... More 

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Boca Raton, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2013

We walked east from the Drury Inn Hotel to Bricktown during the day. There are numerous outdoor bronze sculptures, historic buildings [including the Drury], shops, and places to eat.

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Anadarko, Oklahoma, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2013

There are so many things to do, see, eat, enjoy on Douglas street! I love the area and how well maintained it is. And there is just such a welcoming feeling!

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Winfield, KS
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

Douglas Avenue runs through various neighborhoods or Wichita as well as downtown. Don't miss the Delano District, Old Town and the emerging arts area on the eastside. If you are there in the morning and hungry stop at The Donut Whole (there is a big rooster on top of the building).

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hadley rille
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2012

Love the funky shops. Hope the theatre stays open. Will return. Great thrift shops. Restaurants, donut shops, coffe shops, etc.

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