The Leavenworth Vacation Guide: 5 Must-Do's

Plan your Leavenworth vacation in such a way that you do not miss out on any of the attractions. BBOnline recommends the following as must-see places in Leavenworth.

Richard Allen Cultural Centre
412 Kiowa Street
Leavenworth, KS 66048
(913) 682-8772
richardallenculturalcenter.info

For a fairly new establishment, the Richard Allen Cultural Centre has created quite a rave. This museum opened its doors to the public in 1992. The museum specializes in showcasing the cultural and historical significance of the African American community. There are several artifacts that are kept for display and the museum is open seven days a week. Set out from your Leavenworth Inn after lunch to beat the afternoon heat and enjoy the offerings of the museum.

Skyway Lanes
5037 S. 4th Street
Leavenworth, KS 66048
(913) 727-6650
skywaylanes.com

Skyway Lanes is a fun bowling alley located close to the Home Depot in Leavenworth. This bowling center is the talk of the town and will add lots of excitement to your Leavenworth vacation. You and your family can have a great time together bowling. There are several championship tournaments that take place in this bowling alley, and you can even participate in one of them. The snacks bar and the DJ console add to the ambiance. After you bowl and walk back to your Leavenworth Bed and Breakfast, chances are you will come back for more.

Oaks Golf Club
3210 Shrine Park Road
Leavenworth, KS 66048-4811
(913) 651-5845

The Oaks Golf Club offers the visitors a chance to explore the golf courses in Kansas. This golfing experience is a must-do activity during your Leavenworth vacation. You can come to this facility with your family, because there's a little something for everybody. The kids can have fun in the separate play area, equipped with video games and rides. Those not interested in playing golf can take a stroll in the landscaped garden and course.

National Fred Harvey Museum
624 Olive Street
Leavenworth, KS 66048
(913) 682-1866
www.firstcitymuseums.org

The National Fred Harvey Museum will be a treat to those who love visiting or touring museums and learning about something new and historic. The Museum is a home that was constructed in the year 1869 by a wealthy immigrant who struck gold in the hospitality business. This house contains 12 rooms and three floors. You will find the finest furniture and objects of art here. The decor will remind you of the opulence of an era gone by. This attraction should not be missed.

Carroll Mansion
1125 Fifth Avenue
Leavenworth, KS 66048
(913) 682-7759
www.leavenworthhistory.org

The Carroll Mansion used to be a thriving 1890s household in Leavenworth, Kansas. Today it serves as a museum that helps the visitors understand the lifestyle and the culture of the 1800s. The guided tour will take you on an exploration of the house. You can view the kitchen, game room, parlor and the dining room in this mansion.