- Our list of the best things to do in Hays, Kansas, features the top 10 nearby activities — including 1 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Hays, KS has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Museums & Galleries, Sights & Landmarks, Amusement, and Entertainment & Shows.
- The results below include the top 10 things to do within the city of Hays, KS
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3000 Sternberg Drive, Hays, KS 67601 MoreLess Info
Geology, paleontology, botany, and animal life are the domains depicted in the permanent collection of the Sternberg Museum of Natural History. There are more than 80,000 items included in this collection.
With the fort active until 1889, the Fort Hays State Historic Site includes a visitor's center, the parade ground, and 4 of the historic buildings: 2 officers' quarters, the blockhouse, and the guardhouse. The exhibits describe the construction of the fort, as well as the conflict with the plains Indians.
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100 W 7th Street, Hays, KS 67601 MoreLess Info
The Ellis County Historical Society Museum contains several frontier-era buildings, including a church, harness shop and saloon. Also, historical replicas are on display like the Volga German Haus and Hays Fire Department. Open Tuesday through Sunday.
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1803 General Custer Road, Hays, KS 67601 MoreLess Info
Offering gymnastics training for kids, Heartland Academy of Gymnastics & Dance hosts kids night out events where kids can participate in activities and games. The center also offers birthday party packages that include a chaperon and organized play time.
Sternberg Museum of Natural History features a replicated fossil dig site and includes many dinosaurs exhibits. It also has a discovery room for interactive learning, and a nature trail with a guide for identifying native plants.