- Our list of the best things to do in Manhattan, Kansas, features the top 43 nearby activities — including 13 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Manhattan, KS has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Museums & Galleries, Amusement, Entertainment & Shows, and Sights & Landmarks.
- The results below include the top 25 things to do within the city of Manhattan, KS , followed by 18 popular activities in nearby cities, including Junction City, Wamego and Fort Riley
93% 155 votes
1500 Denison Ave, Manhattan, KS 66506 MoreLess Info
Housed in the old Dairy Barn from the University's campus, the Kansas State University Insect Zoo displays insects from all around the world, including arthropods. Guided tours are a chance of seeing and understanding live specimens.
90% 10 votes
US Hwy 24 & Blue River Trailhead, Manhattan, KS 66502 MoreLess Info
Providing space for outdoor activities, Manhattan River Trail is most popular with runners and mountain bikers. The path also covers many wooded areas and wetlands making it ideal for wildlife and bird watchers.
100% 4 votes
100 Konza Prairie Ln, Manhattan, KS 66502 MoreLess Info
Visitors can enjoy views of the Flint hills and other natural scenery when hiking at the Konza Prarie Biological Station. The trail features a variety of wildflowers along with wildlife like bison.
100% 8 votes
3801 Anderson Avenue, Manhattan, KS MoreLess Info
At Frank Anneberg Park/ Twin Oaks Sports Complex, visitors can fish in a stocked pond for up to three fish at a time. The park has a variety of sports fields and walking trails that interlace between them.
Located in Kansas State University, Bill Snyder Family Stadium features the school's football team, the Wildcats, in a 50,000 seat stadium. The stadium has concession stands, a hall of fame museum, and a gift shop with Wildcat merchandise.