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  • Vine-St-Abilene,KS

    5 National Historic Places To See

    September 17, 2020

    Share lessons on Abilene history with your family by walking, biking, or driving by these five sites that are listed on the National Register of Historic Places, an official list of the country's...

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    5 Reasons to Get Outdoors

    September 17, 2020

    Autumn temperatures provide an incentive to get outdoors and Abilene offers plenty of opportunities to enjoy the cooler weather:   1. Abilene Farmers’ Market Typically available are fresh...

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    5 Cool Signs You Need to See

    September 16, 2020

    Sign, sign, everywhere a sign. Whether you're driving the highway or downtown streets, signs are everywhere you look. Which signs catch your attention? Here are some of our Abilene favorites! 1....

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  • RHV-Abilene,KS

    5 Things You Need to Know About Visiting Abilene During the Pandemic

    September 15, 2020

    Abilene is open for business, and we welcome visitors! However, many travelers have questions about how to visit Abilene during the pandemic. While we do our best to share the latest information, it...

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  • Shop-Abilene,KS

    Create Your Own Boutique Crawl in Downtown Abilene

    September 8, 2020

    Abilene boutiques recently united for a fabulous boutique crawl, but you don’t have to wait for a special event to visit these unique boutiques! Grab your girlfriends and visit Abilene, Kansas for...

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    Bi-Centennial Plaques

    August 17, 2020

    Bi-Centennial Historical Marker Project In October 1977 one of the first actions taken by the Abilene Bicentennial Commission when it was appointed by the city of Abilene in 1975 was a decision to...

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  • Seelye-Mansion-Abilene-Kansas

    5 Reasons We Love the Historic Seelye Mansion

    August 12, 2020

    Named an “8 Wonders of Kansas – Architecture”, the Seelye Mansion is like a time capsule. Most of the home’s furnishings were purchased at the 1904 St. Louis World’s Fair. The furnishings cost more...

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  • Eisenhower-Park-Abilene,KS

    5 Examples of Americana

    June 30, 2020

    Celebrate Independence Day by viewing these five sites that are excellent examples of Americana. 1. Eisenhower Park and Rose Garden Garden enthusiasts love the more than 50 varieties represented in...

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  • Versteeg-Swisher-House-Abilene,KS

    5 More Historic Sites to Learn While Walking Tour

    June 24, 2020

    Share lessons on Abilene history with your family by walking, biking, or driving by these five sites that are listed on the National Register of Historic Places, an official list of the country's...

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