Explore & Experience

Explore & Experience

As one of the most history-rich cities in Kansas, Atchison is brimming with intriguing sites to explore. From Amelia Earhart's Birthplace Museum to the Muchnic Art Gallery, there is sure to be something interesting for everyone!


Whether you want to catch a performance at Theatre Atchison or take a nostalgic trip through Atchison's Historic Homes District, there is no shortage of great things to experience in this city on the river! Check our some of our favorite places to explore in Atchison!

Sallie House

Atchison’s most famous haunted home

Visits by paranormal investigators have provided audio, video and photographic proof of paranormal activity.



With the breathtaking view from the bluffs of the Missouri River to the incredibly stunning Midwest sunsets, your experiences in Atchison are sure to be unforgettable! Check our some of our favorite must-do experiences!

2016 Atchison Showcase

Produced by Mark Kachelmeier

Santa Fe Depot Gift Shop

Looking for an Atchison keepsake, gift for a friend or family member, or just want to see more about what Atchison has to offer, make sure to include the gift shop at the Santa Fe Depot as part of your Atchison experience. Choose from a selection of art prints, as well as specialty items created exclusively for us, inspired by the art, architecture, history, visionaries and nature of Atchison.

Upcoming Events

Whether you are interested in city events, want to check out our historical landmarks, or attend a fun community event, there is so much to see and do in Atchison!