Downtown Valley Falls, Kansas Location   Valley Falls,
  Kansas

Population: 1253
Elevation: 950 feet
Latitude: 39° 20' 36" N
Longitude: 95° 27' 36" W
ZIP code: 66088
Area Code: 785

Downtown Valley Falls
Valley Falls is located in the rolling hills of northern Jefferson, [JF], county near the Delaware river. Highways K-4 and K-16 provide easy access from Kansas City and Topeka. Nearby Perry Lake offers fishing, boating, swimming, camping, and hunting. A public boat ramp in the northeast part of town offers access to the river and the lake.

City Park in Valley Falls, Kansas
Valley Falls is heavily wooded and prides itself on its trees; there's even a tree park where new species are being planted and labeled. Downtown, Frank's Pharmacy (1872) and Stewart's Old Store (1890) give a glimpse of 19th-century retailing. The Valley Falls Historical Society Museum is located in a native stone building. Its Historic Print Shop at 310 Broadway is open year round; (785) 945-6698

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Valley Falls celebrates its Grasshopper Falls Days in April and hosts the Jefferson County 4-H Fair in August.

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November 10, 2002 / John & Susan Howell / Wichita, Kansas / towns@kslib.info

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