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Bus Tour: The Landscape of Bleeding Kansas

8/20 @ 12:00 pm 2:00 pm

The Watkins Museum offers an exciting new way to experience the history of early Kansas! In this unique bus tour, you’ll explore sites in Lawrence that witnessed the stirring events of Bleeding Kansas and find out how the natural landscape influenced this history.

This tour involves dismounting from the bus and walking around three different sites.

Sponsored by the Lawrence Parks and Recreation Department.

Qualify for discount tickets by becoming a Watkins Museum member! Details here.

The bus loads at the 11th Street entrance of the Watkins Museum. Tickets must be purchased in advance. Part of Civil War on the Border, Douglas County’s largest annual heritage festival for 27 years!

Saturday, August 20,  12:00 pm – 2:00 pm CDT

Tickets = $20.00 – $30.00


12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
$20 – $30
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Watkins Museum of History

1047 Massachusetts St
Lawrence, KS 66044 United States
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