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Leavenworth County Veteran's Day Parade

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Event# 913-651-0410

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Oldest parade in the nation and largest west of the Mississippi which starts at 10:30am! The Veterans Day observance will continue immediately after parade at 10th Avenue Park, 3500 10th Avenue, with military displays, health fair, kids zone, barbecue cook-off and a FREE outdoor concert featuring the Bellamy Brothers, Diamond Rio, Deanna Carter, Herick, Restless Heart, and Laura Moyers.

Leavenworth County Veteran's Day Parade

Address : Downtown Historic Leavenworth, KS Leavenworth KS
Phone : 913-651-0410   (Always call and confirm events.)

Email Address : dsmith8325@kc.rr.com

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United States Penitentiary -

Leavenworth is best known for the "Federal Pen" or "Big House", which is now a medium-security prison. Construction of this historic prison began in 1897, with the first cell house opening in 1906. The Federal Penitentiary has been the home of Kansas City Boss Tom Pendergast, George "Machine Gun"

Leavenworth, KS Penitentiaries

First City Museum

The museum houses collections of early frontier memorabilia and artifacts including buggies and cutters manufactured in Leavenworth. There is also a mock-up of the United States Penitentiary, plus other prison memorabilia.

Leavenworth, KS Museums

Eisenhower Dept. of Veterans Affairs Medical Cntr.

While visiting the Veterans Administration Center and its grounds, you will want to see the Chapel of Veteran's. The Chapel, built in 1893, features architecture reminiscent of the early European cathedrals. In 1921, this attraction was made famous in Ripley's "Believe It or Not"

Leavenworth, KS Historic Churches

Carroll Mansion

A visit to this museum is an experience into the past. You will enter a Victorian home finished in 1882. It features elaborate handcrafted woodwork throughout the house, beautiful stained glass windows and elegant antiques from the Victorian age era to the early 20th century.

Leavenworth, KS Museums

Leavenworth Landing Park

Located on the Missouri River, the park revives one of the major river landing sites where boats loaded and unloaded travelers and freight. The design of the Leavenworth Landing Park focuses on the role of Leavenworth as the "Gateway to the West"

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