This state historic site in Fairway, Kansas, was established in 1839 as a Methodist Manual Training School. Children from 23 tribes attended the school before the site became a Union Soldiers encampment during the Civil War.
Shawnee Mission, like many other missions, was established as a manual training school attended by boys and girls from Shawnee, Delaware, and other Indian nations from 1839 to 1866. Visit this 12-acre National Historic Landmark and learn the stories of those who lived there.
3403 W 53rd
Fairway, KS 66205
National Register of Historic Places
AC / Heating
Bus / RV Parking
Wheel Chair Accessible