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Address: 102 W Main St, Ness City, KS 67560-1544
Phone Number: 785-798-2413
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Ness County Bank Building is a four-story, 18,700 sq. ft. stone building...

Ness County Bank Building is a four-story, 18,700 sq. ft. stone building upon its completion in 1890 was called, "The finest and most imposing structure west of Topeka". The pyramid roof structure is flanked by four cut-stone spires. Tower stonework shows the fine craftsmanship of the 1880's. In 1984 the Ness County Bank Foundation was form to help preserve this monument. The "Gift of Lights" was presented to the building, make this imposing structure, outlined in lights during the Christmas season, is an inspirational vision worth the traveling just to experience.

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As long as you are driving by......

I LOVE taking small side highways and roads on a road trip. I never go back the same way I came when going on a road trip. I like to drive down the old main street of small towns... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 10, 2014
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Aurora, Colorado
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Wichita, Kansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016 via mobile

I love the drive through Ness City. Be sure to stop at the museum and enjoy the architecture of this building. My children were in awe and had fun

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Los Ranchos de Albuquerque, New Mexico
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015 via mobile

Wow. Amazing structure in the middle of nowhere. Who had the $$ to build this? Whoops guess it's a bank!

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Aurora, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

I LOVE taking small side highways and roads on a road trip. I never go back the same way I came when going on a road trip. I like to drive down the old main street of small towns and look at architecture, old movie theaters and stores. Heading westbound on highway 96 in Kansas, the sign just east of... More 

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Garden City, KS
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2012

Nice stop that houses the local museum. This building is chock full of architectural design. Local history is interesting.

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