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Atchison Trolley Learn about Atchison from those who know it best. Hop aboard the trolley at the Santa Fe Depot and enjoy a 45-minute tour of Atchison narrated by your friendly, knowledgeable driver. As the trolley moves along the city's brick streets, you'll discover the classic charm of Atchison, including 18 sites on the National Register of Historic Places- its victorian mansions, sites right out of state and national history books and dramatic views of the Missouri River.


If you feel like walking a bit, you can get off the trolley at one of four points - the Amelia Earhart Birthplace Museum, Muchnic Art Gallery, Evah C. Cray Historical Home Museum, or downtown - spend some time exploring, and then catch the trolley on its return an hour later.


Hours: The trolley departs each hour, on the hour
Address: Santa Fe Depot, 200 S. 10th.
Phone: 800-234-1854
Our Email: tours@atchisonkansas.net
Our Website:www.atchisonkansas.net

Theme Tours

Fall Foliage Tours

The trolley offers special tours showcasing the brilliant colors of autumn in Atchison and along the
Missouri River bluffs.

Haunted Homes Tours

Costumed storytellers thrill riders with tales of strange goings-on inside Atchison's creepiest
"haunted homes." Tours are nightly at 5:00, 6:00, 7:00, 8:00 and 9:00 p.m.

Trolley Tour of Lights

Hot wassail, caroling and Christmas stories are part of the fun on these tours past Atchison's most
dazzling Christmas lights and displays. Tours are at 6:00, 7:00, 8:00 and 9:00 p.m.

Charters

The Atchison Trolley is available for charter by groups, businesses and weddings, anniversary or family reunions, birthday parties and sporting events, or customized tours of Atchison. Call 913-367-2427, or 800-234-1854 for information.

Hours: Year 2000 hours of operation for the Atchison Trolley are:

May
Friday, & Saturday
10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Sunday
12:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
June - July
W,Th,F & Sat.
10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Sunday
12:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
August
Friday & Saturday
10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Sunday
12:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.
September-October
Friday & Saturday
10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Sunday
12:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m.

Also Monday holidays, May - October

Come visit us in Atchison, Kansas

Attractions and Upcoming Events

Atchison Rail Museum

Adjacent to the Santa Fe Depot, the Atchison Rail Museum is owned and operated by the Northeast Kansas Railroaders, Inc. It features an outdoor collection of rail cars including a Baldwin locomotive, several passenger cars and cabooses, and a snow plow.

NEKR members operate the Atchison &

Atchison, KS Museums

Muchnic Art Gallery

Parquet floors, stained-glass windows, hand-tooled leather and finely-carved woodwork set an impressive surrounding for the works of regional artists that change each month. Listed in the National Register of Historic Places

Atchison, KS Arts

St. Benedict's Abbey Church

Benedictine monks established St. Benedict's Abbey in the late 1850s. Today about 40 monks reside at the abbey on the northern edge of Benedictine College. The historic complex is listed in the National Register of Historic Places. The Gothic-style abbey, completed in 1929

Atchison, KS Historic Churches

Atchison State Fishing Lake and Wildlife Area

A 66 acre lake contains largemouth bass, channel catfish, redear sunfish, bluegill sunfish and black crappie. The wildlife area has about 136 acres of grass and timber open to hunting.

Atchison, KS Recreation

Atchison Post Office

This Richardsonian Romanesque structure of cottonwood limestone was completed in 1894, and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. It features an arched entry and rounded towers on its southeast and southwest corners.

Atchison, KS National Register

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Atchison Historic Driving/Walking Tours

The rich heritage of architectural styles in Atchison make the city fascinating to tour. The walking/driving tour is 2.4 mile...