Information about Atchison, KS and the small, locally-owned businesses located there.

Atchison celebrates the pioneers

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A little about Atchison

Birthplace of Amelia Earhart and so much more. A historic river town that served as a rail head for goods going west and cattle coming east.

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The history of Atchison

Founded in 1855 Atchison quickly became a supply center in the new Kansas Territory. Its location on the Missouri River made it a natural stop for river boats needing resupply and plying their trade. Atchison served as a staging point for the Jayhawker's raids into Missouri during the American Civil War and after the conclusion of that conflict sought to remake itself by becoming a rail head. It lost that battle to Kansas City and Omaha but was instrumental in producing machinery as locomotives switched from steam to diesel engines. Atchison is also known as the birthplace of Amelia Earhart and is considered one of America' most haunted places.

Contact Information

Address:
515 Kansas Ave.
Atchison, Kansas
66002

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Businesses in Atchison, Kansas

Here is a collection of local Atchison, Kansas businesses. Clicking on the thumbnail image, or the blue "View Member" will take you to that businesses page. We've included some jump links so that you can easily navigate to different categories of businesses. Those, can be found directly below as icons. Or, there is a list of categories in the menu bar.

Art Athletic Automotive Bar / Lounge Business Services Education Entertainment Fitness / Nutrition Food/Grocery Haircare / Spas Home Improvement Lodging Medical / Pharmacy Museums / Attractions Restaurants Services Shopping

 

Vintage Gypsy

Art

We support the local artisan community and mix in some vintage.

 

Bellevue Country Club

Athletic

A hidden gem located in Atchison

 

Reynold's Bicycle

Athletic

We know bikes

 

Snap Fitness

Athletic

Get your sweat on

 

Napa Auto Parts

Automotive

We have it or can get it.

 

Mueller's Locker Room Bar and Grill

Bar / Lounge

Out door seating, restaurant, and sports grill.

 

Poor Richards

Business Services

Full service print and shipping company.

 

Benedictine College

Education

Community, faith and scholarship

 

Highland Community College

Education

Preparing students for a certain future

 

Kair FM Radio

Entertainment

Hot Country 93.7

 

Body & Soul Nutrition

Fitness / Nutrition

Power up your health.

 

Atchison Farmers' Market

Food/Grocery

A seasonal open air market

 

Van Dyke Grocery/Meat

Food/Grocery

Quality and fresh found together

 

Ellis Barber and Style Shoppe

Haircare / Spas

Traditional Barber Shop

 

Sunsetter's of Atchison

Haircare / Spas

Full service salon and barber shop.

 

True Roots Massage

Haircare / Spas

Professional, inspired massage

 

The Hardware Store

Home Improvement

Hardware, Paint, Plumbing and Electrical

 

Tuck U Inn Glick Mansion B&B

Lodging

A warm and well appointed Victorian mansion.

 

Atchison Home Health Equipment

Medical / Pharmacy

For all of your oxygen, mobility and healthcare equipment needs

 

Kex Rx Pharmacy

Medical / Pharmacy

Your hometown pharmacy

 

Amelia Earhart Birthplace Museum

Museums / Attractions

See where one of the world's greatest avaitors began.

 

Atchison Rail Museum

Museums / Attractions

Before cars and planes there where trains.

 

Evah C. Cray Historical Home Museum

Museums / Attractions

Three stories of Victorian opulence.

 

Muchnic Art Gallery

Museums / Attractions

A stately home filled with impressive art.

 

Cedar Ridge Restaurant and Banquet Hall

Restaurants

Housed in a renovated barn and comfortable for groups small or large.

 

Cup A Joe'

Restaurants

Bringing Atchison together

 

Daylight Donuts

Restaurants

Offering fresh, handmade donuts 7 days a week.

 

Jerry's Again

Restaurants

Sandwiches, fried chicken and homemade pie.

 

Lopez de Mexico

Restaurants

Casual, tasty and family friendly.

 

Maria's Mexican Restaurant

Restaurants

Live life, love life, the Mexican way.

 

Mr. G's

Restaurants

Home cooking at fast food prices.

 

Paolucci's Restaurant, Deli& Lounge

Restaurants

A casual and friendly place to visit friends and Italy.

 

Pete's Steakhouse

Restaurants

Serving our community since 1980

 

Snow Ball Eighth Street Bistro

Restaurants

Whatever you mood we have treats morning, noon and night.

 

The Gateway Grill

Restaurants

Old fashioned lunch counter serving good home cooking

 

Willie's Sports Pub

Restaurants

Come catch a game, a conversation and a meal.

 

Iron Rose Flowers & Gifts

Services

Beautiful custom floral arrangements and gifts.

 

Surritt Service

Services

30 years of appliance sales and service

 

Tabs

Services

Design and production of custom shirts and gifts

 

Always Blooming

Shopping

Brighten someones day for s special occasion or just because.

 

Extreme Value Mattress and Furniture

Shopping

Atchison's greatest mattress and furniture store.

 

Gateway to Kansas Shops

Shopping

Our shop consists of vendor booths and a old fashion soda fountain

 

Hilligoss Shoe Store

Shopping

We carry a full selection of dress, casual, work and sport shoes

 

Main Street Decorating

Shopping

We can match, mix and deliver your home decorating desires.

 

My Favorite Things

Shopping

A unique selection of clothing and home decor in a historic setting.

 

Rudolph's

Shopping

Amazing selection of cool stuff and jewelry

 

Tacyn's

Shopping

Fun and fashionable women's boutique

 

The Artist Box

Shopping

Artist supplies