Norton County Almena City Park

 Almena,
 Kansas

 

Founded: 1871 Population: 423 (1990)
School District: USD 212 Elevation: 2155 feet
ZIP code: 67622 Latitude: 39° 53' 32" N
Area Code: 785 Longitude: 99° 42' 24" W
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  Almena is located in the Prairie Dog valley of Norton County, [NT]. It's served by the Kyle and Neb.-Kan.-Colo. Railnet railroads and by Kansas Highway 383. 

The nice brick Main street was laid in 1926. Plentiful shade trees are conducive to walking.

Picnic Shelter in Almena, KS

  •  There's a shady city park beside highway K383 at the east edge of town and Bantam Park on Walnut Street has playground equipment for small children and picnic facilities.
  • Sunflower Pioneer Power grounds are located in the block at the north end of town between Ives and Washington Streets.  Many antique farm machines are housed there, and a growing number of unique windmill heads are on display.
  • See the wooden bicycle in the Antique Emporium. It was built by a local citizen around the turn of the century.

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City of Almena
(785) 669-2425
415 Main / Almena, KS 67622

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October 21, 2003 / Clara Oman / Almena, Kansas / almenlib@ruraltel.net

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