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Who knew so much could be seen in one place? The u.s. so much historical suf to see and learn... read more

Reviewed January 7, 2019
Heidi B
Marysville, Kansas
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Only original home station barn still in its original location. Takes 45 mins-1 hour to go through... read more

Reviewed August 7, 2018
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Reviewed January 7, 2019 via mobile

Who knew so much could be seen in one place? The u.s. so much historical suf to see and learn about. This is a great stop when you are in marysville. They also have a rider and breakfast once a year I think.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Heidi B
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

Only original home station barn still in its original location. Takes 45 mins-1 hour to go through the museum. Tour starts with a 15 minute overview video. If you don’t want to watch it, just tell the guide. Guide takes you through the old barn...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 2, 2018

Original station building (at least the barn). I like that it is an original. They don't take credit cards so be prepared. It was a guided tour which I did not particularly like. The guide was nice and knowledgeable but this wasn't our first pony...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed June 24, 2018

It's a bit overpriced. Luckily, I had read the reviews so I knew about the cash thing. The museum provides a nice overview of a very short period of history and they have a number of nicely restored and original pieces of mail and farm...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Leon67203
Reviewed June 22, 2018

It is not worth the 10$ admission price however, that is a guided tour and the lady is very knowledgeable still most of it is not the original. They only take cash or checks no credit card so be prepared. Glad we stopped but would...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed June 20, 2018

My wife and I are taking some grandchildren along the Pony Express route. We started in St. Joe at the Patee House and the Pony Express stables (both very nice places to visit). When we got to the Pony Express barn in Marysville, we were...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed May 31, 2018

This historic home station (#1) where the riders of the pony express changed riders provides an authentic location to learn about the pony express. There is a barn and museum. They also contain period and area items that do not relate only to the pony...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank jbwhitehouse
Reviewed May 13, 2018

Four of us visited the museum after a bike ride. The friendly and very knowledgeable manager gave us a tour after we watched the short film. In addition to the Pony Express history (my favorite), the museum also has lots of local history and lots...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed October 20, 2017 via mobile

We learned a lot about the Pony Express during our visit to the museum. Our guide was knowledgeable and helped make our visit enjoyable.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Susie N
Reviewed September 23, 2017

This was a great place to stop and learn about the pony express. The museum may be small but it houses a very good display of life on the western frontier and the starting point for the pony express. You will learn of how the...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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January 20, 2019|
Response from Heidi B | Reviewed this property |
I would call. Right now, with the government shutdown, the website states they may not be open. 785-562-3825