Wichita Rental Cars
Looking for a city with Midwestern charm and big-city amenities that the whole family can enjoy? Wichita boasts an extensive calendar of amateur, collegiate and professional sports teams, 35 museums to explore, an Old Western vibe and countless performing arts attractions. To experience everything that this laid-back city has to offer, you'll want areliable rental car so you and your family can experience every second. As the largest city in Kansas, Wichita features quaint neighborhoods and a burgeoning food scene. Just pack all the kids indthe car and explore the Air Capital.
Experience the Old West
The rich history of Wichita goes back to the times of the Wild West, and what child wouldn't love a vacation where they got to learn more about this era? Families can explore the Mid-America All-Indian Center, where they can learn about the heritage of the Native Americans. Or you can head to the Old Wichita Cowtown, which boasts a preserved collection of buildings from the 1870s.
Go on an adventure
Any family traveling to Wichita must visit the Sedgwick County Zoo, considered to be one of the best zoos in the country. Visit penguins, tigers and rhinos any day of the year at this park - it's open 364 days a year! After watching the monkeys swing through the trees at one of the largest zoos around, children will love the Exploration Place, where they can interact with science exhibits and discover the fun of 21st century learning. Families may want to plan their trip around one of the many festivals that takes place throughout the year, including the Wichita River Festival, which features 70 exciting events over a 9-day span in May.
Catch a game
Take a drive to one of the many sporting events that take place throughout the year. Whether you'd like to attend an event at Wichita State University or an indoor football game at the Hartman Arena, you can cheer on several local teams. Families may also want to spend the day at the Kansas Sports Hall of Fame tucked along the banks of the Arkansas River in the WaterWalk district. Known to be the home of famous athletes like Barry Sanders and Lynette Woodard, Wichita is ripe with sports culture.