Travel Journals

Read about our journey through Kansas
Annika's Journal
Domynick's Journal

State Flag and Seal


State bird, Flower, Tree


State Quarter

All pictures are from:
Hansen, Ellen R., and Rita G. Napier. "Kansas." World Book Student. World Book, 2010. Web. 4 May 2010.

Other Information

State Capital
Topeka, Kansas

Historical Sites
Riley County Historical Museum
Emmett Kelly Museum
Dwight D. Eisenhower Museum
General George Custer's House

Highest Point
Mount Sunflower- 4,039 ft

Lowest Point
Verdigris River- 679ft above sea level

State or National Parks
Cheney State Park
Clinton State Park

Famous People
Bill Self
Turner Gill
Gale Sayers
Walter Perry Johnson

College or University
Kansas University
Newman University
Kansas State University

Professional Sporting Event
Kansas Speedway
Prairie Dunes Country Club US Open
Kansas City Wizards
Topeka Roadrunners

Largest Cities
Kansas City
Overland Park

Average Temperatures
January- 30 degrees Fahrenheit
July- 78 degrees Fahrenheit
Average Precipitation- 27 inches

Other Points of Interest
Huckleberry Tea House- Concordia
Allen Field House- Lawrence
Ft. Leavenworth- Leavenworth
Ft. Riley- Junction City
Largest Concrete Swimming Pool- Garden city
Boot Hill Cemetery- Dodge City
Santa Fe Trail Museum- Larned
Windiest City- Dodge City