El Dorado, Kansas

  • Butler Community College

    Butler  Community CollegeEl Dorado has been home to Butler Community College since it was founded in 1927. The then El Dorado Junior College was originally housed within the town's Junior High School. Today the college is loc...
    Butler Community College

Attractions and Upcoming Events

Walter's Pumpkin Patch

Where Fall Begins! Walters' Pumpkin Patch has hours of entertainment for families of all ages. Our new O'

El Dorado, KS Pumpkin Patches

Stapleton #1 Historic Well Site

El Dorado became, for a while, the world's storybook oil field. Butler County encompassed 1,800 producing oil wells on 25,000 acres. The El Dorado Field is a story of men and events that helped Kansas and the nation emerge from the draft-horse and kerosene-lamp years into the gasoline age. "

El Dorado, KS Historic Markers

Prairie Trails Golf & Country Club

Course Access: Private
Holes: 18
Reserve Advance Tee Times: 7

El Dorado, KS Golf Courses

Missouri-Pacific Depot

The El Dorado Missouri-Pacific Depot began as a wooden structure in 1883 in a town of less than 2,000 people. It served as a center of activity and development for the community with news being brought in by train and other news transferred by the telegraph located at the depot.

El Dorado, KS Railroad History

Things to do near El Dorado, KS

Ellet Museum

Housed in a one-room schoolhouse built by Col. Ellet in the 1880s, the collection includes the written and pictorial history ...