- Our list of the best things to do in Olathe, Kansas, features the top 190 nearby activities — including 76 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Olathe, KS has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Museums & Galleries, Amusement, and Entertainment & Shows.
- The results below include the top 25 things to do within the city of Olathe, KS , followed by 165 popular activities in nearby cities, including Kansas City, Shawnee, Kansas City, Lawrence, Overland Park, Leawood, Lenexa, Bonner Springs, Lee's Summit, Shawnee Mission, Independence, Louisburg, St. Joseph and Fort Riley
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1200 Kansas City Road, Olathe, KS MoreLess Info
Those wishing to see how life on the frontier was in 1860 can always visit Mahaffie Stagecoach Stop & Farm Historic Site, where they will find hands-on exhibits – this is the last open stagecoach stop in the region.
Black Bob Park is located on the former Shawnee Indian Reservation and is named after Chief Black Bob. The park offers a walking trail, public pool and fishing pond. There is also baseball, softball, and miniature golf and picnic shelters.
The Kansas City Automotive Museum gives local and traveling antique fans a special experience. The museum is home to a vibrant car and motorcycle collection and often hosts events throughout the community.
Opened in 1998, the Chestnut Fine Arts Center is a facility that provides a large selection of creative services and events for the local community. These include theatrical performances, music lessons, and art workshops.
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500 E Loula Street, Olathe, KS 66061 MoreLess Info
Providing entertainment to the community since 1974, Olathe Community Theater Association Inc. is a local staple. The theater puts on five unique performances per year for thought provoking and engaging entertainment.
Measuring 22 acres, Frontier Park features softball and soccer fields, a basketball hoop and access to Indian Creek Trail for biking and walking. The park has open areas, a pirate-themed playground and picnic facilities including shelter, tables and grills.
Featuring a swimming beach, Kill Creek Park provides over 12 miles of trails suitable for hiking and biking along woodlands and open fields. The park has a marina for boating, a playground and shelters equipped with tables and grills.
Featuring two stories and 6,000 square feet, Advanced Laser Tag offers a barrier-free space with high tech radio transmitters allowing taggers to re-load without going back to home base. There is also a large party room, arcade, and meeting space.