Amtrak's daily Chicago-Los Angeles Southwest Chief line stops in Hutchinson. This stop has no ticket office and no Quik-Trak ticket machine so tickets must be purchased at another station or online.
Kansas Cosmosphere and Space Center, 1100 North Plum St., Ph: 800-397-0330, .
Kansas Underground Salt Museum, 3504 East Avenue G at Airport Road (On Airport Road between Highway 50 and the airport), ☎ 866-755-3450, . Explore a salt mine 650 feet underground. Features a museum located underground and a "dark ride" tour.$15 adults/$10 children. edit
Reno County Museum, 100 South Walnut & Avenue A, ☎ 620-662-1184, . edit
Dillon Nature Center, 3002 East 30th (On 30th Ave just east of K-61), ☎ 620-663-7411, . 8 am to dusk. A 100-acre nature park with ponds and hiking trails. There is also a visitor center featuring indoor educational exhibits.Free. edit
Hedrick's Exotic Animal Farm, 7910 N. Roy L. Smith Rd. Nickerson, KS (8 miles west of Hutchinson on Highway 96 near Nickerson), ☎ 888-489-8039, . A bed & breakfast and exotic animal farm. Call ahead for reservations.edit
Yoder Amish Community, Yoder, Kansas (11 miles southeast of Hutchinson on K-96), . Yoder is a small Amish community. Visit the downtown shops and try the Carriage Crossing restaurant.edit
Carey Park, (Located at the south end of Hutchinson), . Large park with a golf course, the Hutchinson Zoo, and Salt City Splash water park.edit