Top 5 Wichita Experiences
1. Old Town Red-Brick District
The Old Town red-brick warehouse district in downtown Wichita is full of eateries and retail shops in the day and then transforms into the centerpiece of the city’s nightlife. Nightclubs offer a variety of music – rock, jazz, country, blues and reggae – within walking distance.
2. The Keeper of the Plains
The iconic Keeper of the Plains pays tribute to the Native Americans who made the area their home before the arrival of settlers. The Keeper Plaza embodies a sacred hoop and the four elements that make up life – earth, air, fire and the “Ring of Fire,” which is lit nightly.
3. Museums on the River
At Botanica, The Wichita Gardens, stroll through a formal rose garden and enjoy the graceful fountain in the Shakespearean Garden. Don’t miss Exploration Place, Old Cowtown Museum, Wichita Art Museum and the Mid-America All-Indian Center.
4. Vibrant Cultural Arts
Wichita’s cultural attractions are nationally known. Independent artists showcase beautiful collections during the monthly Final Friday art gallery crawl. Music Theatre of Wichita is a springboard for Broadway-bound talent. The Wichita Symphony’s repertoire ranges from Bach to the Beatles. See other quality theater performances at Mosley Street Melodrama, Cabaret Old Town and the Crown Uptown Professional Dinner Theatre.
5. Wichita’s Wildlife
Take a walk with wildlife in Wichita! The Sedgwick County Zoo is the seventh-largest zoo in the country with world-class animal exhibits. Tanganyika Wildlife Park features once-in-a-lifetime interactive experiences like petting ring-tailed lemurs, giraffes and rhinos.
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