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Pretty fountains

We walked around the area and watched the fountain shows at 8 and 9 p.m. The ones at 9 were better... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2018
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Lovely walk through Douglas Ave and Downtown Wichita

Our son recently moved to Douglas Ave in Downtown Wichita. We did a lovely late Sunday afternoon... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2017
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Jul 23, 2018
“Pretty fountains”
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“Nice and interesting”
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Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

We walked around the area and watched the fountain shows at 8 and 9 p.m. The ones at 9 were better of course because it was darker so the lights really popped.. Would have liked to stay for the 10:00 show as well but didn't...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank zombienic
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Lots of different shops. Something for everyone. It is a place for people to relax and enjoy shopping, eating, taking care of business and conversations.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Valerie C
Reviewed 31 October 2017

Take some time to savor this area. Interesting architecture, bronze sculptures, colorful murals. We planned our visit so we would be there on Saturday, avoiding downtown traffic on work days. Volunteers (master gardeners) were busy planting fall flowers in huge concrete bowls at intervals along...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Our son recently moved to Douglas Ave in Downtown Wichita. We did a lovely late Sunday afternoon walk around the surrounding areas. This area used to be the historic Chilsom Trail area. Area is being renovated and repopulated. They are doing a good job at...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank GeorgeB739
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We went down there the other evening and it was really nice. Well lit paths and pretty fountains made for a lovely evening stroll for our family. We really enjoyed it and plan to make it a regular fair weather activity.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Cherri B
Reviewed 7 November 2016

I've stayed at a hotel on the corner of Broadway and Douglas, so have enjoyed the drive down Douglas to and from a work project. There are lots of sweet things to see including sculptures and wonderful architecture. Nice drive or walk!

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Diana S
Reviewed 10 August 2016

Douglas Ave. has really changed over the years. It was always great fun to cruise Douglas and hang out on the street corner. Now the gang bangers will shoot you, oh to return to the more innocent days of old.

Date of experience: March 2016
2  Thank JayHawkCowboy
Reviewed 26 July 2016

This is my favorite premiere street in town. It is a main avenue east and west thru some of the grandest neighborhoods and historic areas of central Wichita. Most businesses and neighborhoods along Douglas are revitalized and booming.

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank J W
Reviewed 10 February 2016

During my young adulthood this was the real "American Graffiti" of Wichita. The tradition was to "drag Douglas from College Hill on the East to the Town & Country Diner just past Delano on West Douglas. Today downtown Wichita is DEAD at night except for...More

Date of experience: January 2016
1  Thank Travellers1970
Reviewed 2 October 2015

Times have sure changed since we used to "drag" Douglas on Friday nights with all of our friends and see the new "rods".

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank LVOldTimer
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Response from Travellers1970 | Reviewed this property |
If you're in Old Town Wichita then you are very close because it is the main street which leads into the area. If you need a restaurant to get a street address try "Larkspurs" which is in Old Town and on Douglas Avenue. Old... More