The Ensor Park and Museum showcases a two-story dairy farmhouse that has been around since the late 19th century. The hour-long museum tour shows you a slice-of-life view of what a farming life was like in turn-of-the-century Kansas. Your children will enjoy interacting with the animals on the dairy farm as you appreciate the handcrafts and woodworking projects from the Ensor family. The museum is open on Saturday and Sunday during the months of May, June, September and October. A historic homes tour is also held in Olathe biannually and a Victorian Christmas Tour occurs in December.
Ernie Miller Park and
Ernie Miller Park and Nature Center has more than 100 acres, filled with a diverse collection of flora and fauna. With an 80-seat outdoor amphitheater, nature trails and picnic shelters, it is a picturesque outing for your friends and family. Bring your kids around for its all-ages programs that educate on the life of the park. Shop in its gift store to find the perfect present for the nature lover in your life. The nature center operates year-around, from morning to early evening on Monday through Saturday and from early afternoon to late afternoon on Sundays.
Camp Bow Wow
Camp Bow Wow hopes to serve all of your pet needs for the residents of Olathe. The camp offers a daycare and boarding house for your furry friends as well as plenty of time to run and play with the other pets in the camp. The camp features spacious play areas, both indoors and out, as well as large cabins, treats and counselors that are certified to handle your best friend with care. This doggy daycare goes one step further by separating the animals by size and energy level during the day, ensuring the safety of your pet.