The City of Leavenworth, KS
Leavenworth is a popular city in the state of Kansas with a total of 35,081 residents living there. Leavenworth is ranked as the twelfth most populated city in Kansas and the 922nd most populated city in the United States, and is located in Leavenworth County. The largest nearby city to Leavenworth is Kansas City, approximately 23 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Leavenworth, including Casey's-carry Out Pizza, Ten Penny Restaurant & Bar, Sheridian's Frozen Custard, Ross' Twentieth Street Bar & Grill and Little Bar. For a larger selection of Leavenworth restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Leavenworth Golf Courses, Ski Resorts, Museums, Auto Race Tracks and/or Botanical Gardens, including the Dub's Dread Golf Club, Shiloh Springs Golf Club, Snow Creek, Falcon Lakes Golf Course and Oaks Golf Club The. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Leavenworth please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 4 airports are located in or near Leavenworth:
- Kansas City Charles B. Wheeler Downtown Airport (MKC)
- Kansas City Intl. Airport (MCI)
- Lawrence Municipal Airport (LWC)
- Olathe Johnson County Executive Airport (OJC)
Leavenworth, Kansas Climate and WeatherIn the month of August, Leavenworth experiences an average high temperature of 88 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in August are usually about 65 degrees with an average rainfall of 4.03 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Leavenworth with daytime temperatures averaging 86 degrees in the summer, and 41 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Leavenworth to receive an average of 1.29 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 4.56 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 110 degrees in the summer and as low as -27 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Leavenworth should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 66 degrees, and nighttime lows of 44.
Leavenworth, Kansas Attractions
1Airline History Museum - , City,
The Airline History Museum is a museum that can be found at the Kansas City Downtown Airport in Kansas City, Missouri in the US.
2Allen Fieldhouse - University of Kansas - Lawrence,
Allen Fieldhouse is an indoor arena at the University of Kansas in Lawrence, Kansas. The arena, named in honor of Dr. Forrest C. "Phog" Allen, who coached the university's men's basketball team for 39 years, is one of college basketball's most historically significant and prestigious buildings. The actual playing surface is the James Naismith Court, honoring the inventor of basketball who established Kansas' basketball program and served as its first coach from 1898 to 1907.
3Alvamar Golf Club - Lawrence,
The Alvamar Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Douglas County Kansas. Built in 1968, this Lawrence course designed by Bob Dunning is open all year. For tee time information call the pro shop at 785-842-1907. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 1800 Crossgate Dr, Lawrence, KS 66047
4Alvamar Orchards - Lawrence,
The Alvamar Orchards is a 9 hole public golf course in Douglas County Kansas. Built in 1979, this Lawrence course designed by Mel Anderson is open all year. Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 785-843-7456. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 3000 W 15th St, Lawrence, KS 66049
5Ameristar - , City,
Ameristar Casino Hotel Kansas City is a stationary boat casino and hotel owned by Ameristar Casinos on the Missouri River in Kansas City, Missouri.
6Arabia Steamboat Museum - , City,
The steamboat Arabia was a side wheeler steamboat which hit a snag in the Missouri River and sank near what today is Parkville, Missouri, on September 5, 1856. It was rediscovered in 1988 by a team of researchers. Today, the artifacts that were recovered from the site now are housed in the Steamboat Arabia Museum.
7Belger Arts Center - , City,
The Belger Arts Center is a non-profit organization located in Kansas City, Missouri. It houses a fine art collection and also holds exhibitions of various art.
8Blue River Golf Academy -Nine Hole - , City,
The Blue River Golf Academy -Nine Hole is a 9 hole public golf course in Jackson County Missouri. This course is located in the city of Kansas City. Tee times are accepted up to 1 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 816-513-8940.
Address: 7501 Blue River Rd, Kansas City, MO 64132
9Constitution Hall State Historic Site - Lecompton,
Lecompton Constitution Hall, which is also referred to as Constitution Hall, is a building in Lecompton, Kansas that played a role in the long-running Bleeding Kansas crisis.
10Dub's Dread Golf Club - , City,
The Dub's Dread Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Wyandotte County Kansas. Built in 1962, this Kansas City course designed by Bob Dunning is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 3 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 913-721-1333. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 12601 Hollingsworth Rd, Kansas City, KS 66109
Leavenworth, Kansas Hotels
6Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Lansing-leavenworth
120 Express Dr
Lansing, KS 66043
7Comfort Inn Kansas City International Airport
1201 Branch Street
Platte City, MO 64079
9Super 8 Motel - Platte City/kci Airport
2500 Nw Prairie View Rd
Platte City, MO 64079
10Best Western Airport Inn & Suites / Kci North
2512 Nw Prairie View Rd
Platte City, MO 64079
Leavenworth, Kansas Restaurants
This is a list of Leavenworth Fast Food Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Fast Foods & Carry Out, Pizza Restaurants and Bar & Grill Restaurants. Happy Dining!
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