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Address: 124 N.W. Fillmore, Topeka, KS
Phone Number: 785-368-3888
Description: Originally a family farm on the Oregon Trail, this six-acre park features...
Originally a family farm on the Oregon Trail, this six-acre park features an early 20th-century town, an elegant Southern-style mansion, botanical gardens and original log cabins.
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Lovely Park

Nice place to walk around and relax. Aome interesting old buildings and a pretty church. Lots of walking trails through beautiful foliage.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 20, 2015
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27 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Nice place to walk around and relax. Aome interesting old buildings and a pretty church. Lots of walking trails through beautiful foliage.

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New Ulm, Minnesota
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

I really like the old towns from back in the day. This place had it. I didn't like that the buildings were closed, so you couldn't see inside.I really loved walking in the botanical garden and seeing the different varieties of flowers and trees. I would recommend that you stop in the Potwin Drug store and have a ice cream... More 

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Topeka, Kansas
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18 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

The volunteer staff hosts an evening of history and dishes cooked in the fireplace of the log cabin. It was my favorite sort of evening, celebrating a family birthday and learning something new. Our middle school children enjoyed it. I would not really recommend it for young children though.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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420 reviews
127 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

I learned that nothing is open on Sundays before noon. I was hoping to spend some time in Topeka exploring on the way from Manhattan to Kansas City but I gave up.

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Topeka, Kansas
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74 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

Warde Meade Park is a very nice place for weddings, picnics, graduation parties. etc. The view of the park is awesome.

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Las Cruces, New Mexico
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29 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

We were going to get married in Rocky Mountain National Park but then it flooded in 2013. With a week to go, we booked the chapel at Ward Meade and were amazed at how beautiful everything was. It was a perfect location and I'm blessed that we chose it for our special day. The gardens made for wonderful pictures and... More 

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Topeka, Kansas
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

This place is near my house so I have visited this place many times over the last 30 years. It has steadily improved in many ways.

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16 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

peaceful atmosphere with different colored flowers as far as the eyes can see. simply beautiful.one of the oldest parks here in Kansas. a must see on your visit.

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LaGrange, Georgia
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12 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

There was not much to see. We visited on a Sunday. The sign stated there was a tour 12p and 2p. We arrived at noon only to be informed the tour would be only be at 2. Due to some cold weather, the gardens were not very pretty.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014 via mobile

Absoluetely a good time for all ages. It's beautiful and larger grounds than I originally thought. I can't wait to renew my vows in the court yard of the mansion . So gorgeous and fun. Love the history and all the different things to see.

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Address: 124 N.W. Fillmore, Topeka, KS
Phone Number: 785-368-3888
Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Topeka

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