Sunflower Summer

Sunflower Summer is a program of Kansas Tourism for Kansas residents May 25 - August 11, 2024.

This is a great way to explore our state with free admission to various museums, zoos, historical attractions, and nature centers. Have even more fun by participating in the Manhattan Passport for prizes!

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24 Things to do in Manhattan in 2024

Manhattan, Kansas never lacks things to do! As we head into 2024, we made a list of 24 things you must do this year. 1. TAKE A PHOTO IN FRONT OF OUR MANY MURALS Manhattan has several “instagrammable” murals located all around town. Check out our 2024 visitors guide for a complete mural map! Find…

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23 Things to do in Manhattan in 2023

Manhattan, Kansas never lacks things to do! As we head into 2023, we made a list of 23 things you must do this year. 1. TAKE A PHOTO IN FRONT OF OUR MANY MURALS Manhattan has several “instagrammable” murals located all around town. Check out our 2023 visitors guide for a complete mural map! Find…

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Summer Savings in MHK

Cash in on some summer savings and plan a budget-friendly trip to Manhattan, Kansas. Here in The Little Apple®, we have plenty of ways to stay entertained and on a budget. Come experience many priceless moments of thrilling adventure right here in Manhattan. FREE ACTIVITIES Looking for a free fun…

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Fishing in Manhattan, Kansas

Fishing is a great activity to enjoy the outdoors by yourself or with friends and family. Whether you’re a first-timer, a self-proclaimed pro or a visitor looking to learn more about the area we have answered some FAQs below. From what you will need to bring, some of the best spots around Manhattan…

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22 Things to do in Manhattan in 2022

1. Stroll through the K-State Gardens Soak in a kaleidoscopic swirl of colors, scents, sights and sounds in this on-campus gem, where you can take a peaceful walk through the butterfly garden, sit back and relax or bring your children to teach them about plants. 2. Take a photo in front of our…

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Your MHK Weekend Bucket List

Coming to town for graduation, to visit friends, or catch up with family? Manhattan is full of so many enticing attractions it’s hard to choose just a few. We’re here to help. Here are our top 5 bucket list items for your weekend in The Little Apple®. 1. Visit the Festival of Lights. As you drive…

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5 Free Activities in Manhattan

Looking for new activities that won't break the bank? Check out these 5 free activities to do in Manhattan. 1. K-State Gardens Head to the University Gardens at Kansas State University. The garden was built back in 1907 as a horticulture educational resource and learning laboratory for K-State…

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