The City of Wichita, KS
Wichita is a popular city in the state of Kansas with a total of 372,186 residents living there. Wichita is ranked as the first most populated city in Kansas and the 47th most populated city in the United States, and is located in Sedgwick County. The largest nearby city to Wichita is Derby, approximately 16 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Wichita, including Country Kitchen, Mcdonald's Hamburgers - Paul Jennings, Wichita-North/Park City Super 8 Motel, Cracker Barrel Old Country Store and Auntie C'S Restaurant. For a larger selection of Wichita restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Wichita Golf Courses, Arenas, Museums and/or Zoos, including the Echo Hills Golf Club, Hartman Arena, Charles Koch Arena - Wichita State University, Lowell D. Holmes Museum of Anthropology and Britt Brown Arena. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Wichita please click on the Attractions tab above. The following airport is located in or near Wichita:
- Wichita Mid-Continent Airport (ICT)
Wichita, Kansas Climate and WeatherIn the month of October, Wichita experiences an average high temperature of 70 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in October are usually about 47 degrees with an average rainfall of 2.45 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Wichita with daytime temperatures averaging 89 degrees in the summer, and 43 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Wichita to receive an average of 1.07 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 3.07 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 114 degrees in the summer and as low as -22 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Wichita should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 68 degrees, and nighttime lows of 45.
Wichita, Kansas Attractions
1Dyck Arboretum of the Plains - Hesston,
The Dyck Arboretum of the Plains is a thirteen-acre botanical garden at Hesston College in Hesston, Kansas. It was established October 11, 1981, to feature native Kansan plants and trees, and now contains more than 600 species of native and adaptable trees, shrubs, wildflowers, and grasses.
2Echo Hills Golf Club - Wichita,
The Echo Hills Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Sedgwick County Kansas. Built in 1973, this Wichita course designed by Bert Henderson is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 14 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 316-838-0143. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 800 E 53rd St N, Wichita, KS 67219
3Exploration Place - Wichita,
Exploration Place is a modern hands-on science museum, located in the Delano Neighborhood and Museums on the River district in Wichita, Kansas.
4Great Plains Transportation Museum - Wichita,
The Great Plains Transportation Museum is a railroad museum in Wichita, Kansas.
5Hartman Arena - , Park City,
Hartman Arena is a 5,000-seat multi-purpose arena located at 77th Street North and I-135 in Park City, Kansas. Ground was broken on March 25, 2008, and opened the last week of March, 2009. It hosts home games of the Wichita Wild indoor football team. Tickets.com and Hartman Arena have a multiyear ticketing service agreement. The Architecture Firm of Law-Kingdon Inc. designed the facility.
6Hesston Municipal Golf Park - Hesston,
The Hesston Municipal Golf Park is an 18 hole public golf course in Harvey County Kansas. Built in 1976, this Hesston course designed by Frank Hummel is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 316-327-2331. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 520 Yost Drive, Hesston, KS 67062
7Hidden Lakes Golf Course - Derby,
The Hidden Lakes Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Sedgwick County Kansas. Built in 1958, this Derby course designed by Floyd Farley is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 316-788-2855. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 6020 S Greenwich Rd, Derby, KS 67037
8Kansas Aviation Museum - Wichita,
Kansas Aviation Museum is a museum that is situated in Riverside Township, Sedgwick County, near Wichita, Kansas at 3350 George Washington Blvd. It is known for exhibiting aircraft made by the Boeing Company, which has a large presence in Wichita, . It features the Boeing B-29 Superfortress(Doc), B-47 Stratojet, B-52 Stratofortress, and the KC-135 Stratotanker.
9L W Clapp Golf Club - Wichita,
The L W Clapp Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Sedgwick County Kansas. is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 316-688-9341. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 4611 E Harry St, Wichita, KS 67218
10Lowell D. Holmes Museum of Anthropology - Wichita,
The Lowell D. Holmes Museum of Anthropology began in 1966 as the Museum of Man, at the bequest and initiation of Dr. Lowell Holmes, Professor of Anthropology at Wichita State University in Wichita, Kansas in the US. Over the next 33 years it grew slowly and became known throughout the campus as a small but interesting museum. The collections and exhibitions include cultural items from around the world and archaeological objects predominantly from the American Midwest and Southwest.
Wichita, Kansas Hotels
3Quality Inn & Suites
Park City, KS 67219
4Super 8 Park City/north Wichita Area
6075 Air Cap Dr
Park City, KS 67219
5Comfort Inn North
990 Connolly Ct
Park City, KS 67219
Wichita, Kansas Restaurants
This is a list of Wichita Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers. Happy Dining!
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