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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

Amelia Earhart Earthwork

Atchison's newest memorial to its favorite native daughter is the one-acre Amelia Earhart Earthwork created by famed Kansas artist Stan Herd. This living portrait of Earhart lies on the berm of a hill overlooking Warnock Lake. It was created to celebrate Earhart's 100th birthday on July 24, 1997.

Atchison, KS Memorials

Scenic Views

Views of the Missouri River, its bluffs and valley are dramatic every season of the year.

Atchison, KS Scenic Views

Mount Vernon Cemetery

Many of Atchison's founding fathers, who were also prominent Kansans of the time, are buried in this historic hilltop cemetery.

Atchison, KS Cemeteries

Atchison County Courthouse

One of 13 Kansas courthouses designed by George P. Washburn, this ashlar limestone building was completed in 1897, and is listed in the National Register of Historic Places. The clock tower was raised an extra 12 feet from the original design so that it could be seen downtown.

Atchison, KS Historic Courthouses

Jackson Park

Jackson Park is the largest park in Atchison and the center of community fun days as well as family outtings. It is a heavily-wooded area with hiking and biking trails, play equipment, shelterhouses and picnic facilities.

Atchison, KS Parks

Things to do Tours near Atchison, KS

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...