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Marysville Sod House

City Park on Rte 77, Marysville, KS 66508
+1 913-562-3101
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Interesting!

We were surprised how thick the walls were on a sod house! We'd never seen one before, it was... read more

Reviewed 21 October 2017
Susie N
,
Kansas City, Missouri
via mobile
Original Sod House

This is by far the most authentic Sod House I saw on my trip. Too bad there is some vandalism as... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
jbyrnes_2000
,
Surrey
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A sod house.
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good0%
  • Average16%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible0%
20 Oct 2017
“Interesting!”
10 Jul 2017
“Original Sod House”
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City Park on Rte 77, Marysville, KS 66508
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+1 913-562-3101
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Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

We were surprised how thick the walls were on a sod house! We'd never seen one before, it was interesting.

Thank Susie N
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Reviewed 11 July 2017

This is by far the most authentic Sod House I saw on my trip. Too bad there is some vandalism as it is sitting in the city park. But it is free to look at.

Thank jbyrnes_2000
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Reviewed 12 June 2017

Fine example of a common home built when the prairie was being settled. Warm in the winter, cool in the summer. Worth a stop for historical reasons. The park also has a fine old locomotive on display, is very shady, offers camping and lots of...More

Thank Kevin B
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Reviewed 25 November 2013

This little sod house was built by the Marysville Kiwanis club to replicate what domiciles were common on the Prairie a hundred and fifty years ago. The house is well maintained and open to visitors all the time during the summer. Parking is only feet...More

1  Thank thefryeguy
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Reviewed 16 August 2012

Ok here I and my husband had a huge issue. Yes it is made of Sod but that was about all that even related to it being a Sod house. For one it has wooden window frames, wooden door/frame, wooden roof with shingles...also the inside...More

Thank Misty S
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Reviewed 23 March 2012

It is a Self toured Sod house. It is authentic and it is an important part of our Prairie Heritage; however, it's still just a sod home.

Thank RoggBeattie_Kansas
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