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Franklin County Kansas Convention and Visitors Bureau 2016 Official Visitors Guidebook LANE OTTAWA POMONA PRINCETON RANTOUL RICHMOND WELLSVILLE WILLIAMSBURG Franklin County Convention Visitor

T H E P L A C E F O R S T U D E N T S T O When you come to Ottawa University, you are introduced to a y y, Christcentered community of grace that will challenge your knowledge and talents . . . a

Welcome Ottawa and Franklin County are the perfect place for a family vacation, a weekend getaway or some serious shopping. We hope you enjoy your visit and take time to tour our local attractions, m

Community Profiles Ottawa City Hall 785 2293600 www.ottawaks.gov Ottawa serves as the seat of Franklin County and boasts a charming downtown full of unique stores and restaurants. The city hosts a nu

Williamsburg City Hall 785 7465578 Williamsburg is in the southwest part of the county along Old Highway 50 and I35 and was established as a railroad town in 1868. William Schofield and James F. Dane

ACT Ottawa 785 2423535 www.actottawa.org ACT Ottawa is dedicated to the development of community culture by providing a venue for artists and audiences of any age to experience and enjoy quality live

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Ottawa and Franklin County Attractions The wealth of entertainment options are a real highlight of Ottawa and Franklin County. Below visitor and residents alike will find fun for the whole family. dig

785 8356598 or 785 8356170 www.richmondks.org The museum concentrates on the local history of Richmond with more than 1,000 local artifacts and a large collection of historical albums, newspaper clipp

lin County Frank Antiques These shops feature antiques, collectibles and secondhand furniture. Untold treasures can be found at Ottawa and Franklin County antique stores. For unique shopping experie

owner operator 503 N. Main St, Ottawa, KS 66067 Antique, Vintage, Repurposed Like our FB page Christys Market Antiques Mon,WedSat 1000500 Sun 12500 7852424098 UD PA RO W IN G FUT Wellsville is a

Agritourism Berr Berry Good Farm 2309 Riley Road, Ottawa 785 2428313 www.berrygoodfarm.com Berry Good Farm offers delicious youpick blueberries and raspberries. Homemade jams, additional produce and o

quilt designs, while others are selected from new designs. Many of the designs reflect the product produced on the farm, while others reflect an Irish, American Indian or Swedish heritage. Littlejohns

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Accommodations The local accommodations offer much variety, as well as great group rates for traveling. If you have a group that is coming to Franklin County, call the Visitor Information Center at 78

135 W Tecumseh, Ottawa, KS TUESSAT 10AM4PM SUN 1PM4PM 785 2421250 SmallTown railroad Depot. Big franklin county History. Explore exhibits on local industry, education, farm life, town life, native

Parks Recreation Clinton State Park 798 N. 1415 Road, Lawrence 785 8428562 Located 28 miles north of Ottawa, Clinton State Park meets the needs of traditional recreationalists and more. Clinton Lake

as well as six other counties. The Flint Hills represent one of the last remaining tallgrass prairie ecosystems in the world. It is home to abundant prairie plant and wildlife species, spectacular vie

On the MENU Caseys Deli 1019 W. Seventh St., Ottawa 785 2428943 Dairy Queen Brazier 1144 S. Main St., Ottawa 785 2424506 Freddys Burgers 2121 Princeton, Ottawa 785 2423200 Hardees 203 E. 27th St., Ot

Have you experienced a traumatic event Are you overwhelmed with parenting your teenager Are you feeling distressed WE CAN HELP. To Schedule an Appointment Call 7852423780 Monday Thursday 800 a.m.

ents E March KOFO Home Garden Show www.kofo.com 785 2421220 Join the local radio station to see the latest in home and garden. This annual relay for cancer research for the cure begins on Friday ni

music, entertainment and more. Wellsville Car Show www.wellsvillechamber.com 785 4182431 See the classic cruisers and new cars as they line the street to cruise the bricks in downtown Wellsville. For

Self Guided Tours All the tours are free of charge but do not include admittance onto private property. Each of these tours has a brochure that is available at the Visitor Information Center or in a

Harold K. Mayes Jr CPA Rita S. Mayes CPA Jennifer Kettler CPA Lucille Hinderliter CPA A Professional Team to serve you with experience, competence integrity Tax Planning and Return Preparation Ma

Meetings Ottawa and Franklin County, located just southwest of the greater Kansas City area along I35, are the perfect place for your next conference, meeting or retreat. The CVB can help you select

DID YOU KNOW Differences in shop repair estimates and insurance estimates are common. A lower estimate may not include all necessary work or updated parts or prices. If you are unsure why one estimat

Important Numbers Emergency FirePoliceAmbulance ...........................911 Franklin County Drug Unit ................................... 785 2426900 Franklin County Emergency Medical Services....

Kramer Pharmacy Monday Friday 9am 7pm Saturday 9am 5pm Oct. 1 516 134 S. Main Ottawa, KS 7852422055 Prescription Processing Patient Counseling Diabetic Supplies Diabetic Shoes Compounding Orch

Local History Ottawa Indians Starting in 1837, the land now known as Franklin County, recently emptied of its original native Osages, was part of the Permanent Indian Frontier, an area where Indians r

Live Work Visit Learn OTTAWA MUNICIPAL AUDITORIUM Performance Facility Rental Facility Concerts Performances, Meetings Programs, Receptions Reunions Conferences Lectures PO Box 462, 301 S. Hick

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