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Rock City

1051 Ivy Rd, Minneapolis, KS 67467-8755
+1 785-392-3068
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Odd Rock Formations in the Middle of Kansas!

I really loved this little park, but found the rocks to be so odd. These rocks at Rock City are so... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
BZimm08
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Olathe, Kansas
neat but not much to see

neat to see these rocks out in the middle of nowhere. you can see the entire park within 10... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2017
Baopham316
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Wichita, Kansas
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A geological wonder near Minneapolis which is a National Natural Landmark.
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good29%
  • Average15%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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1051 Ivy Rd, Minneapolis, KS 67467-8755
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I really loved this little park, but found the rocks to be so odd. These rocks at Rock City are so unique in the way they are formed, looks, and their location. The park itself is easy to find, there are signs pointing you in...More

Thank BZimm08
Reviewed 11 September 2017

neat to see these rocks out in the middle of nowhere. you can see the entire park within 10 minutes but still a nice little pit stop if your passing through minneapolis.

Thank Baopham316
Reviewed 5 September 2017

I had driven by the signs for Rock City for 20 years. Was bored on the way up from Texas a couple of years ago and finally stopped. Glad I did. This place is really cool. I love the different rock formations. You can spend...More

Thank dan S
Reviewed 30 August 2017

Wonderful element of the Kansas-Rock-Tour. Remanent of the inland ocean that Kansas once was. Huge odd rocks and great hiking trails. Very special site -- whimsical, spiritual or just fun??? Maybe all 3.

Thank PrisReck
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

A great stop to get out and stretch on state highway 81 near Minneapolis Kansas. The worlds largest field of concretions. Price for the attraction is $3 per person. There is a cute little gift shop that doesn't have a lot to choose from but...More

Thank LabbyLarry
Reviewed 13 June 2017

I was told about Rock City while in Marysville, KS for a high school reunion. The limestone concretions formed when Kansas was part of the Great Inland Sea are well worth a stop. Some shaded areas for picnicking and restrooms. The lady taking admission was...More

Thank Kevin B
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

This location is very neat. The most and largest rock formations of this type in the world. Concretions are formed from grains of sand that were 'cemented' together over years and years when Kansas was covered by the great inland sea. Erosion formed the round...More

Thank Ronzo11
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

It's worth driving off the beaten path to visit if you have the time and want something different to see. The $3 entry fee helps to keep the place going. The recent addition of restrooms is a true upgrade from the one with the sign,...More

Thank Taji B
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

Came to visit on a whim and we were not disappointed! Pleasantly surprised that they let service members in free of charge, but we made sure to spend money at the gift shop. This place is ran on donations; no govt funding, so make sure...More

Thank Jake M
Reviewed 14 February 2017

This place is neat to visit. This is not something I would drive far out of my way to get to, but if you're in Salina for some reason then visit if you have time.

Thank ny_us_traveler
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rmayginnes
15 August 2016|
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Response from dmh26 | Reviewed this property |
I believe you can go all day. They have a charge but we went after hours and no one was there to collect the fee.
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