Tallgrass Tour Bus

Historic POW Camp and Atlas E Missile Site

Saturday, October 7, 8:45am-4:30pm

Come explore the hidden military history here in the Flint Hills on this special Tallgrass Tour Bus.  Travel to Alma, Kansas to see artifacts left behind from the WWII German POW camp at Lake Wabaunsee at the Wabaunsee County Historical Society Museum. Then travel to the lake to see the camp remains and enjoy lunch at The Lodge restaurant.  After lunch, you’ll go on a special guided tour of a converted Atlas E nuclear missile site, part of our Cold War heritage, and now the home of a local resident.

Round trip travel, tour, and lunch fees are covered.  Youth under 18 must be accompanied by adult. Tour leaves the Flint Hills Discovery Center at 8:45am and returns no later than 4:30pm.

Preregister online here, by phone at 785.587.2726 or in person at the Flint Hills Discovery Center.

Youth and Adult FHDC Member: $30 |  Youth and Adult Non-Member: $35