Local Area Attractions Near Kansas City West / Lawrence KOA Holiday
We love our campground but if your looking for something to do while visiting Kansas City and Lawrence try some of these.
Worlds of Fun
Play along with everyone's favorite beagle at Planet Snoopy in Worlds of Fun, featuring more than 20 rides, shows and attractions devoted to pint-sized play, plus daily meet-and-greet opportunities with Charlie Brown, Lucy and the rest of the Peanuts gang.
Sea Life Aquarium
The city's first aquarium, SEA LIFE is an amazing underwater world featuring more than 5,000 creatures, an underwater tunnel, interactive rock pool experience, demonstrations and more.
Just in case you might of forgot something, yes we do have 2 Walmart close to our campground. Both are less than 6 miles from our KOA
3300 Iowa St
550 Congressional Dr
Lawrence, KS 66044
The Topeka Zoo is a medium-sized zoo in Topeka, Kansas in the United States. It is located within Gage Park, just off I-70 in the north central portion of the city. Despite its size, it houses over 250 animals in a number of exhibits, including one of the first indoor tropical rain forests in the United States. It is one of the most popular attractions in Topeka, with over 200,000 visitors a year.
Historic Down Town Lawrence
Three miles from our KOA enjoy a meal or dessert at one of the many Downtown cafés, restaurants, coffee shops, or bakeries. Ethnic delights, artisan breads, locally brewed beers, classic burgers, shopping, street performances, festivals and everything in between can be found within the confines of our Downtown.
University of Kansas
Located just 5 miles from our KOA the biggest college in Kansas. Catch everything from a fall football game to a thrilling basketball game.
BREAKOUT LAWRENCE IS A BRAND NEW ENTERTAINMENT GAME IN BEAUTIFUL LAWRENCE, KANSAS. YOUR GOAL IS SIMPLE: YOU HAVE 60 MINUTES TO BREAKOUT FROM ONE OF OUR REAL LIFE ESCAPE ROOMS. CRACK THE CODES. USE YOUR GUT. SOLVE THE RIDDLES. FIND OUT IF YOU HAVE WHAT IT TAKES TO BREAKOUT IN TIME!
3 miles from Kansas City West KOA
Kansas City Zoo
Play like Dr. Doolittle and talk to the animals at the Kansas City Zoo. Encompassing 200-plus acres, you'll find more than 1,000 diverse creatures from Africa, Australia and Asia. Attractions here include an indoor rainforest, tiger trail exhibit, KidZone, polar bear passage and an African Sky Safari, among many others.
When Kansas Speedway opened in 2001, it served as home to some of the fastest and fiercest competition in Kansas sports history. Since then, Kansas Speedway has become one of the most popular and most diverse motorsports venues in the country. Kansas Speeyways holds IndyCar and 2 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. Only 20 miles from our Kansas City West KOA off of I-70. We fill up in May and October for the Sprint Cup series so be sure to book early
400 Speedway Blvd
kansas City, KS 66111
Spencer Museum of Art
The Spencer Museum's diverse collection, knowledgeable staff, and instructional spaces support research and education for all audiences. Located on the University of Kansas campus, the Spencer Museum of Art is a vibrant cultural center that sparks curiosity, inspires creativity and creates connections among people through art.
1301 Mississippi St.
Lawrence, KS 66045
Prairie Park Nature Center
Prairie Park Nature Center opened in 1999 as a 100-acre nature preserve on the east side of Lawrence. The preserve incorporates wetlands, woodlands, and prairie habitats and a five-acre lake. Visitors may see a wide variety of native Kansas wildlife on the property, including beavers, deer, bobcats and birds of prey.
2730 Harper St
Lawrence, KS 66046
Come and explore the beautiful sunflower fields in full bloom in the fall. This is a free walk-thru.
24154 Stillwell Rd
Lawrence, KS 66044
Enjoy boating, fishing, canoeing or just enjoy the beach area at nearby Clinton Lake. Special use amenities: 25 mile hike/bike trail, 5 mile cross country ski trail, archery range, 18-hole disc golf course, swim beach, sand volleyball court, mountain bike skills course, 3-acre trout pond, 1-acre children's fishing pond, fish cleaning station and 2 fish feeders.
Lawrence, KS 66049
Located conveniently near the cities of Topeka, Lawrence, and Kansas City, Perry Lake boasts a wide variety of recreational opportunities. The lake is proud to host the 30-mile Perry Lake National Recreational Hiking Trail, renowned for its rugged terrain. Hikers will enjoy the scenic beauty of the 30-mile National Recreation Trail which follows the eastern shoreline. From Topeka 17 mi NE on US 24 to Perry.