Cawker City is proud of showing the biggest ball of string in the world : it has a diameter of more than 14 meters and weighs 9000 kg !
Do not miss
A walk through the Kansas State Capitol in Topeka is an educational visit : for a truly unique experience take the free Dome tour… if you are capable of walking up the 296 steps for a close-up view of the dome and a spectacular panoramic view of Topeka from the top. There was only ever one true American daredevil – Evel Knievel, who wowed with this death-defying motorcycle stunts, in Topeka a museum is dedicated to the legendary stuntman. Due to the deep Native American roots in Kansas, a visit to the Keeper of the Plains Plaza and statue in Wichita is a moving and important experience. Do you want to feel what the Wild West was like during the 1800s ? Then plan a visit to Boot Hill in Dodge City or Fort Larned, an 1860s army post that housed troops called the “Guardians of the Santa Fe Trail”. Back to the nature, in the Tallgrass Prairie National Reserve you will learn everything about the ecosystem of the Prairies.