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Amelia Earhart Birthplace Museum

223 N Terrace St, Atchison, KS 66002-2525
+1 913-367-4217
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Very interesting

Lots of helpful factual information. Nice view of the Missouri River valley. A pleasant experience... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
David B
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Atchison, Kansas
Great for a Day Trip

Went with a group of about 30 people and got a guided tour of the house. The guide was... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2017
skipsaundra
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Kansas City
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Childhood home of Amelia Earhardt which is filled with much memorabilia.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good39%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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223 N Terrace St, Atchison, KS 66002-2525
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Lots of helpful factual information. Nice view of the Missouri River valley. A pleasant experience for all.

Thank David B
Reviewed 10 September 2017

Went with a group of about 30 people and got a guided tour of the house. The guide was knowledgeable and filled in all of the background of the large collection of photos and memorabilia. The house overlooks the river. Great setting and information.

Thank skipsaundra
Reviewed 9 September 2017

We were not aware of the museum in the town and were pleasantly surprised to discover the birthplace house. It is a quaint house with items displayed throughout the rooms. The staff was very friendly and knowledgeable. The gift shop had many aviation and Amelia...More

Thank RickSkinnerTraveler
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

This is a beautiful home and museum!! We loved getting to tour this lovely property!! The docents are friendly and full of valuable information and interesting stories! I really enjoyed getting to see the costumes that Hillary Swank wore in the movie "Amelia ". This...More

Thank OtisCampbell12
Reviewed 5 September 2017

Soooo, we got there too early (it's always good to look up the time things open). This is her grandparents home (where Amelia was born). It overlooks the river and the view is spectacular. Even tho we couldn't go inside?... it was worth the look-see.

Thank Geenza
Reviewed 23 August 2017

We spent about an hour doing the self guided tour of this beautiful home. There was so much to see and read, I would definitely go back again. It's a must see if you're in the area...and not a bad drive if your visiting nearby...More

Thank Martha Q
Reviewed 23 July 2017

We've been here a few times and since there has been so much about Ms. Earhart in the news lately, it's fun to see where she was born and spent a lot of her growing-up years. The docents usually have some interesting stories to tell,...More

Thank Dana V
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Such a great tour, you really must see if you're visiting Atchison. Little girls get a huge kick out of the letters on Amelia's bed.

Thank MJSB24
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

My family (3 teenage girls) actually turn off their phones and get interested in this attraction. The attitude of the home's namesake and the knowledge of the ladies guiding make it great.

Thank scott912
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Husband and I went here on our day trip to Atchison. It was interesting to know more about Amelia, her husband and family. It is a self guided tour and cost us $6 each. I would go here again.

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