The Geographic Center Of The United States

Maybe you’ve never thought about where the center of the 48 contiguous United States would be if it was an equal thickness cardboard cut-out and balanced on a pole to find the center. In 1918 some folks did just that and found it to be near Lebanon, Kansas. Now you know! People stop by daily to check it out, according to the volunteer on duty the day we did just that.

Historic Hotel Josephine B&B Holton Kansas

Hotel Josephine bed and breakfast in Holton Kansas. Built in 1889, Hotel Josephine offers travelers a unique experience. This fully renovated historic hotel is decorated with antiques dating back to it opening. View the original registries containing the names of President Grover Cleveland, Vice President Charles Curtis, Carrie Nation, and Actress Kirstie Alley. Each room is uniquely different, decorated in victorian or western theme. Retreat to a peaceful, quieter time in history, yet enjoy the modern conveniences of cable t.v.,wireless internet, in room phones, private baths and a/c. The hotel is equipped with conference facilities and is available for family and business retreats. Located just one block from Holton’s historic town square complete with friendly shops and restaurants. Holton offers a variety of activities and discounts to Hotel Josephine guests.