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Address: Tennessee and Indiana streets, Sixth and Eight streets, Lawrence, KS
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Enjoyable day trip

Well worth the trip, my wife and I love old Architecture, Old West Lawrence did not let us down. We don't drive through Lawrence very often, but If we do get back that way, we... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
kristen l
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Beaufort, South Carolina
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Beaufort, South Carolina
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118 reviews
60 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well worth the trip, my wife and I love old Architecture, Old West Lawrence did not let us down. We don't drive through Lawrence very often, but If we do get back that way, we will definitely stop by again.

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Tulsa, OK
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125 reviews
54 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We love driving around new cities and seeing the diverse architecture and this was certainly a treat. First off, it was raining so we weren’t going to do the walking tour so we decided to just drive around. We did get to see quite a few of the beautiful old Victorian painted ladies in the neighborhood, but I’m sure it... More 

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Lawrence, Kansas
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18 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Great houses and places to see - just makes you realize what the town is like. Comfortable and homey. Easy to see things.

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Thank Stormyjoy
Lawrence, Kansas
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26 reviews
20 attraction reviews
Reviewed 25 September 2016

There's a lot of neat older homes in the area that have been kept up well. If you like beautiful architecture, this is a place to come. Love the old cobbles streets in the area too. You need to watch out for the sidewalks though. A lot of them are buckled from the tree roots.

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Thank smilingbee2016
New York City, New York
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5,214 reviews
2,651 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 713 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2016 via mobile

A very nice older neighborhood. Showcasing some wonderful architecture and homes. The neighborhood may be changing it seems but it still looks fairly nice. And most of the homes are well kept. Worth a look if you are driving around Lawrence

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Thank Bernardo F
Lawrence, Kansas
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67 reviews
31 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2016

This area of Lawrence is full of college students, parties, and there's nothing at all to do. Many of the houses are decrepit from being rentals and should be torn down.

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Thank Susan3922
Hays, Kansas, United States
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35 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2016 via mobile

I love walking my dogs in the area. Plenty to see while the dogs get exercise! There is a lot of traffic on Tennessee, but usually cars are respectful if you need to cross.

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Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
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13 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 January 2016

The history jumps out at you. It is best to pick up a pamphlet at the Lawrence visitor's centre and take one of the suggested walking tours. Wear shoes that are good on cobblestones and brick streets.

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Lawrence, Kansas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 168 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2015

Old West Lawrence one of the first neighborhoods in Lawrence, settled soon after the city was founded in the 1860s. It has a large number and variety of beautiful homes. It is best appreciated on an architectural or home tour. The area also includes some areas that are rebuilt and not of much interest, but there are some streets that... More 

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Thank Robert S
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61 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 August 2015

Takes you back in time to old town America,but with so many things to see and do. Refreshing,beautiful,safe and friendly. All the things you want to be around! Stop on by !

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