Population: 211 (2000)
McCracken is located in western Rush County, [RH] on Kansas highway 4.
- St. Mary's Church (1924) in McCracken is a beautiful ornate dark brick building with stone arches and trim. Located on Ash Street at the north edge of town, it's one of the first features that you can see as you approach the town from the north.
- The McCracken Grocery is located in a two-story building marked "Norlins 1919". The store has old-fashioned shelves along its walls, and an old clock with the slogan "Fred's Time is your time".
- The highly-rated McCracken Rodeo is held in early July.
- Local high school reunions are scheduled in conjunction with the rodeo.
MuseumMcCracken Historical Museum, Inc.
firstname.lastname@example.org · (785) 394-2540 or (785) 394-2446
P. O. Box 342, McCracken, KS 67556-0342
The museum, located in the rock jail on Main Street, had its grand opening July 14, 2001 and features local history. Currently open only by appointment, there are plans to have it open every day in the near future. Contact Contact Shirley Higgins, (785) 394-2540 or Carolyn Thompson, (785) 394-2446.
Officers of the museum corporation are Carolyn Thompson, Shirley Higgins, Rose Rues Diehl, Jan North, and Leonore House.
Lodging in McCracken
- Wagon Wheel Bed and Breakfast (785) 394-2470 E-mail: email@example.com
RR 1, Box 26, McCracken, KS 67556
- USD 395 La Crosse, McCracken "Leopards" (785) 222-2505 Fax: (785) 222-3240
616 Main / Box 778, La Crosse, KS 67548-0878
- Middle School (785) 394-2627
401 2nd, McCracken, KS 67556
- McCracken Public Library (785) 394-2444
303 Main / P. O. Box 125
McCracken, KS 67556
The library hours are 2PM-5PM Monday-Friday, 7PM-9PM Wednesday and 10AM-12PM Saturday.
Ruth Crawshaw, Librarian
Shopping in McCracken
- McCracken Grocery (785) 394-2286
311 Main, McCracken, KS 67556
- U.S. Post Office (785) 394-2504
307 Main, McCracken, KS 67556
Churches in McCracken
- St. Marys Rectory
310 W. Ash, McCracken, KS 67556
- United Methodist Church
307 1st, McCracken, KS 67556
City of McCracken
- City Hall (785) 394-2229
309 Main, McCracken, KS 67556
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