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Red Rocks State Historic Site, EmporiaRed Rocks State Historic Site, EmporiaRed Rocks State Historic Site, Emporia

Red Rocks - Plan your visit

We invite you to visit Red Rocks, Home of the William Allen White Family, and discover more about this important place in Kansas history.

Hours

  • Open April 4 - October 26, 2019
    11 a.m. - 5 p.m. Thursday - Saturday
  • Open for special events throughout winter
  • Closed state holidays

Single Admission

Kansas Historical Society members free Adults Special Children (5-17)
Single $6 $5 $3
  • Special = Seniors 65+, active military, college students with ID
  • Portions ADA accessible. Please notify us prior to visit for special needs or disabilities.
  • Participating in Blue Star Museums, presented by National Endowment for the Arts and Blue Star Families, to offer free admission to active military, guard, and reserve personnel and up to five family members from May 18, 2019, to September 2, 2019

Self-Guided Group Tour

Kansas Historical Society members free Adults Children (5-17) Bus drivers;
school groups:
One adult for every 10 students
Groups of 10 or more $5 $2 Free
  • Two weeks prior notice
  • Accompanying curriculum provided for teachers through Read Kansas! lesson plans: Famous Kansans

Guided School Tour

Kansas Historical Society members free Children (5-17) Bus driver; one adult for every 10 students (additional adults $5)
Groups of 10 or more $6 Free

Groups

  • April - October: Last tour begins at 4:30 p.m.
  • November - March: Tours are available by appointment Thursday - Saturday. Minimum fee is $50 for up to 10 participants; fee for each additional participant is $5.

Contact

Amenities

Museum Store

Find gifts and souvenirs related to the site at the Museum Store.

History of Red Rocks

Brochures - in PDF format

Local travel links

Memorial tour

Emporia Visitor Information

Flint Hills Kansas Scenic Byway

Upcoming Events

Map/Directions

Driving directions