Manhattan, in Northeastern Kansas, is a city of round and about 52,000 inhabitants.
The city is located approximately 50 miles (80 kilometers) from the state capital of Kansas, Topeka and about 100 miles (161 kilometers) from Kansas City.
The Geary County Historical Museum is the perfect place to go to learn about Manhattan’s fascinating past. Enjoy the collection’s interesting exhibits and examine the ancient relics throughout this peaceful place.
When Mother Nature beckons, visit Playground Park, one of the places where you can breathe in the fresh air. Keen gardeners love to hang out here because of its pretty garden beds and trees.
The local zoo, Sunset Zoological Park, is a great location to take the kids for a fascinating day viewing native animals in captivity. If your time is limited, stop by the information counter and pick up a park guide so you can quickly find the key exhibits.
A favorite with local and visiting golf fanatics is Rolling Meadows Golf Course, one of the best places to tee off around Manhattan. Tee off down the excellent fairways, and try to beat the course average, then enjoy a few laughs with fellow golf fanatics in the clubhouse.