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Old Albany Depot


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Old Albany Depot The original depot was moved to Albany from Bern, Kansas in 1965. It was destroyed by fire in 1980 and a new replica was built in 1981.

It has been restocked with antique railroad artifacts. There is also a miniature train display. Caboose number 25061 and 25678 donated by the Union Pacific Railroad are also on display. Train rides add to the festivities at the annual "Old Albany Days."


Hours: 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., Wednesday & Holidays
(Memorial Day through Labor Day)
Address: 2 miles north of Sabetha on 6th Street, Highway 75, 1/2 miles West, and 1/2 mile North.
Phone: 785-284-2694

Come visit us in Sabetha, Kansas

Attractions and Upcoming Events

WPA Mural

This mural is on display in the Sabetha Post Office as one of the WPA cultural projects in the 1940s. It it listed on the National Historic Register. The artist is Albert T. Reid.

Sabetha, KS Arts

Old Albany Schoolhouse Museum

The Albany Historic Museum building was formerly the Albany Rural School District No. 1, Brown and Nemaha. The two story limestone building was built in 1867. School was first held in the new building during the 1867-1868

Sabetha, KS Museums

Sabetha's City Recreation

Three public parks, a public swimming pool, four baseball/softball/soccer fields, tennis and racketball courts provide recreation for the community. Two campgrounds with pools, cabins and camping facilities are located nearby.

Sabetha, KS Recreation

Old Albany

Old Albany is the remnant of an 1850s settlement by a group from Albany, New York. Albany continued to grow after the Civil War. They had a post office, hotel, boarding house, livery stable, blacksmith shop, grocery store, creamery, sawmill, and a millinery store. In 1870

Sabetha, KS Pioneer Life

Sabetha Golf & Country Club

Sabetha Golf and Country Club, located one mile north of Sabetha in Northeast Kansas, is a private club open to members and their guests. The golf course was built in 1923

Sabetha, KS Golf Courses

Things to do Railroad History near Sabetha, KS