- TripBuzz found 40 things to do with kids in or near Junction City, Kansas, including 30 fun activities for kids in nearby cities within 25 miles like Manhattan, Abilene and Fort Riley.
- From Junction City Bowl to Longshots Sports Bar, the Junction City area offers 25 different types of family activities, including: Bowling, Nature & Wildlife Areas, Movie Theaters and Theaters.
- Located where the Smoky Hill River meets the Republican River is the city of Junction City. Located in the heart of Kansas, the city offers a rural cityscape, small town charm and modern conveniences through its five shopping districts. Visitors also enjoy the various memorials and museums and outdoor excursions in one of the areas many parks.
Featuring a historic administrative building from the Civil War, First Territorial Capital offers exhibits explaining the history of the Pawnee community. There is a gift shop and nature trails near the museum.
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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.
Offering a large amount of open space and wooded areas, Warner Memorial Park is a mostly undeveloped area on 82 acres featuring walking trails. The park has a shelter and grills for picnics and a disc golf course.
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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.
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3615 Claflin Road, Manhattan, KS 66503 MoreLess Info
With personal fitness trainers, spa services, and drop-in classes, Body First Wellness & Recreation Center has options for both members and non-members. Other services include a program for kids, acupuncture, and pregnancy wellness.
Carmike Cinemas offers 12 screens for viewing the latest in new movie releases. The theater is wheelchair accessible and features stadium seating, digital projection and a game room as well as gift cards and online ticket purchasing.
A great place for family entertainment, Seth Childs 6 Theatres features the most recent films and movies. The theater is part of the Carmike Cinemas franchise, and provides both comfortable seating and concessions including popcorn with flavored seasonings.
Offering an array of fun and entertainment, Little Apple Lanes is an exciting place for family and friends to gather. Along with regular league bowling, the alley often sponsors tournaments and is an ideal locale for birthday parties.