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Amelia Earhart Birthplace Museum

223 N Terrace St, Atchison, KS 66002-2525
+1 913-367-4217
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We spent about an hour doing the self guided tour of this beautiful home. There was so much to see... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Martha Q
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Wisconsin
Fun to See

We've been here a few times and since there has been so much about Ms. Earhart in the news lately... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Dana V
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Murrieta, California
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Childhood home of Amelia Earhardt which is filled with much memorabilia.
  • Excellent56%
  • Very good38%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 16:00
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223 N Terrace St, Atchison, KS 66002-2525
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Reviewed yesterday

We spent about an hour doing the self guided tour of this beautiful home. There was so much to see and read, I would definitely go back again. It's a must see if you're in the area...and not a bad drive if your visiting nearby...More

Thank Martha Q
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We've been here a few times and since there has been so much about Ms. Earhart in the news lately, it's fun to see where she was born and spent a lot of her growing-up years. The docents usually have some interesting stories to tell,...More

Thank Dana V
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Such a great tour, you really must see if you're visiting Atchison. Little girls get a huge kick out of the letters on Amelia's bed.

Thank MJSB24
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

My family (3 teenage girls) actually turn off their phones and get interested in this attraction. The attitude of the home's namesake and the knowledge of the ladies guiding make it great.

Thank scott912
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Husband and I went here on our day trip to Atchison. It was interesting to know more about Amelia, her husband and family. It is a self guided tour and cost us $6 each. I would go here again.

Thank Jaylean E
Reviewed 18 June 2017

This was a wonderful museum commemorating the life of Amelia Earhart. It is a self-guided tour with two very helpful ladies who could easily tell lots more than the written information provides. Lots of rooms to see in the house with relics of the late...More

Thank Larry W
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Who knew Amelia Earhart had her own fashion line, including luggage? Just one of the gems gleaned in this home, her birthplace and where she lived with her grandmother until age 12. The careful group of supporters and volunteers has worked hard to make this...More

Thank GayeS545
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Great tour of house with lots of pictures and memories. Docent was very knowledgeable and excited about Amelia's life. Don't miss this place if you are in Atchison or traveling to St. Joseph's MO.

1  Thank kfleming55
Reviewed 28 March 2017

As far as old houses go, the house itself was a little underwhelming compared to other homes you can tour from that time period. That is not to take away from the work that was done restoring it and furnishing it as it would have...More

1  Thank Courtney V
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

This home has a lot of history. It is a beautiful little home where Amelia Earhart grew up. $6 a person for adults was a fair price for admission. The staff are very nice and very helpful.

Thank TRD27
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