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Pony Express Barn

106 S 8th St, Marysville, KS 66508-1832
+1 785-562-3825
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We learned a lot about the Pony Express during our visit to the museum. Our guide was... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Susie N
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Kansas City, Missouri
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Pony Express Home Barn

This was a great place to stop and learn about the pony express. The museum may be small but it... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2017
alphawolfie
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oklahoma
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106 S 8th St, Marysville, KS 66508-1832
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+1 785-562-3825
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We learned a lot about the Pony Express during our visit to the museum. Our guide was knowledgeable and helped make our visit enjoyable.

Thank Susie N
Reviewed 23 September 2017

This was a great place to stop and learn about the pony express. The museum may be small but it houses a very good display of life on the western frontier and the starting point for the pony express. You will learn of how the...More

Thank alphawolfie
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Found this little museum easy enough. They have restored the building as much as possible to its original condition which was nice. They have you watch a 12 minute film, but it's open to the rest of the museum, so as someone else is getting...More

Thank Booperskp
Reviewed 28 August 2017

The only pony express museum that is housed in an original station for the enterprise that lasted a mere 19 months. You watch a 10 min video first, then get taken on a tour of the barn where they have cool old timey carriages and...More

Thank Parabola
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Very well kept station. Many interesting displays. Docents lead tours. Many interesting 'make work' project displays from depression era.

Thank jbyrnes_2000
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Great little museum. Price is $10 cash. You'll see a 10 minute video and receive a tour on the barn and artifacts throughout. Take about 1 hour and is in the heart of downtown.

1  Thank Rob M
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Learned a great deal about the pony express and western life here. Could have spent more time but was on a schedule.

Thank Barbara S
Reviewed 12 June 2017

For fans of the West this is well worth the stop. The Pony Express was a great episode of the Old West. Some very nice exhibits here and it is well worth a visit. Staff very helpful and friendly.

Thank Kevin B
Reviewed 2 October 2016

We were on our own cross country camping trip. Doing laundry in town. But just down the street was the barn What a bit of history. And we follows the route to Casper WY. Neat

Thank vintagetrailer
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Nice museum with interesting history on the pony express. Self guided tour includes some additional history about the surroundings. Good educational experience!

1  Thank Brian F
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