Art & Architecture

of Stafford County Tour

Small towns/counties usually get a bad reputation of not having art or culture. But Stafford County takes that preconceived notion and turns it upside down. Join us as we tour this county and see stained glass, pottery, metal sculptures, photography, and more!

What will we experience? 

  • Carol Long Pottery in St. John

  • Historic Gray Photo Studio in St. John

  • Ironman Studio & Gallery in Macksville

  • Edna's Bar & Grill in Macksville

  • Stafford County Museum in Stafford​​

    • Focus on the 30,000 Glass ​Negatives Photos

  • First Methodist Episcopal Church​ in Stafford

  • Nora E. Larabee Library in Stafford

  • Stafford Cemetery

  • Also a driving tour of the area WPA buildings

When & where do we meet?

Date: Saturday, June 22nd, 2019

We leave from the Barton County Museum

85 S. Hwy 281, Great Bend, KS at 9:00 am.

We will return you to your vehicles at the Barton Co. Museum at 3:45 pm.

How much?

$65 Per Person - All inclusive price that includes lunch and attractions.

Make a whole trip out of this tour!

While you are in the area, why not explore more and maybe stay the night? Below is just a sample of locally owned places to stay, other activities in the area, and locally owned restaurants:

(click on each for more info)

Locally owned places to stay:

Other activities to do in the area:

Locally owned restaurants: