The Stauth Memorial Museum is centrally located in Montezuma, Kansas. There are several other great attractions that Montezuma has to offer visitors as well. Don’t miss out on any of these great stops on your visit to Montezuma, Kansas!
Delicious, home made food that you won’t want to miss and the best pie in Southwest Kansas! A trip to Montezuma, Kansas, isn’t complete without a trip to Eva’s Kitchen. It’s right across the street from the Stauth Memorial Museum, so you can tour the museum and get some lunch, dinner, or pie afterwords. For hours and information call 620.846.7231.
Montezuma Drug Store
Built in 1914, Montezuma Drub Store has long been a fixture in the community, boasting a full line of medications, as well as a gift boutique and fountain area. Stop in for a refreshing cherry limeade or milkshake, gather with the locals for coffee, or pick up that forgotten birthday gift and card. We offer the conveniences of drive-thru service, automated refills, and local delivery with a touch of small town hospitality.
Open Monday-Friday 9am-5:30pm.
Call 620.846.2202 for more information.
Just For You Floral & Gifts and Coffee Connection
Just For You Floral and Gifts is a locally owned and run floral, gift and fabric shop. We strive to carry unique home decor, household items, baking and serving dishes, Mikasa bowls, Rhythm Clocks, Rada knives, Woodwick candles, jewelry, scarves, accessories, dishcloths and towels.
We also have a fine selection of dress fabric, buttons, and sewing notions.
Floral design is our passion! We stock fresh cut flowers for every need whether it be a birthday celebration, anniversary, get well, funeral or wedding. Need balloons or candy? We make deliveries daily.
Open 9:00AM to 5:00PM Monday thru Friday, 9:00AM to Noon on Saturdays and closed on Sundays.
Located inside Just For You Floral and Gifts is the brand new Coffee Connection.
Coffee Connection is a local nonprofit coffee shop. We are staffed with mostly volunteer help. All profits after expenses are given to Ministries, local needs, and Missionaries abroad, etc. We specialize in freshly ground coffee, smoothies, freezes, and espresso drinks typically found in coffee houses. Our cinnamon rolls are a favorite of local folks, along with muffins, and cookies all baked on site.
Regular hours are 7:00AM to 5:00PM Monday thru Friday.
Free house coffee provided by generous local business sponsors from 7:00AM to 11:00AM daily.
Lunch is served on Wednesdays and Thursdays from 11:00AM to 2:00PM.
We are open special hours on Friday and Saturday evenings serving fresh baked pies from 7:00PM to 11:00PM.
Contact both Just For You Floral & Gifts and Coffee Connection at 620.846.2877.
Crooked Creek Country Club
Stop by and play nine! This beautifully maintained 9-hole golf course with grass greens and sweeping Kansas views is a challenge to any golfer. Plan to stop by on your next trip through Southwest Kansas and “play around.” Located at 201 E. Geronimo in Montezuma. Call 620.846.7166 for more information.
Gray County Wind Farm
On your way to or from Montezuma, you can’t miss the 213 wind turbines that tower along Highway 56. (Zoom out on the map to see the location of the wind farm.) Stop in at the Kiosk at the junction of 17 Road and Highway 56 to learn more about the wind farm and how they provide enough electricity to power more than 33,000 homes. For questions about the wind farm call 620.846.2527.
GRAY COUNTY TRANSIT
If you want to visit the Stauth Memorial Museum or one of Montezuma’s other great attractions but don’t have a ride, you can now call the Gray County Transit!
Whether you need transportation for grocery shopping, medical or pharmacy appointments, school activities, visiting family or friends or any other purpose, the “T” will get you there safely and on time. All of our vehicles are ADA accessible with lifts and state of the art 4-point tie down wheelchair securement systems. Our professional drivers are trained to provide safe transportation while on board our buses, and will assist with wheel-chair boarding and de-boarding. Children14 and under must be accompanied by a person 16 and older. Youth15 to18 must present picture ID to driver on boarding in order to ride alone. No youth under the age of 18 will be permitted to ride outside town unless accompanied by an adult.
Hours of Operation:
Monday – Friday: 7:00 am to 6:00 pm
Saturday & Sunday: No Service
Holiday Schedule: No Service
Reservations will be made 24 hours in advance. Same day add-on rides may be provided if there are no conflicts. For reservations, please call 877-323-3626.
Fares: (Listed fares are – each way)
In-town or in-county: $1.00
Dodge City/Garden City: $5.00
Monthly Pass: Unlimited rides $25
Senior Monthly Pass: $15
Kids up to 12 ride free with adult
Dodge City – first, third Tuesdays
Garden City – second, fourth Tuesdays
Youth up to age 18 may ride out of town only with adult 18 or over.
Visit www.grayco.org or call 877.323.3626 for more information about “Taking the ‘T'” to get to the Museum and around Gray County.
Plan Your Trip
If you are unfamiliar with Montezuma and the surrounding area, be sure to call the Stauth Memorial Museum at 620.846.2527 before you head to town. The friendly staff will ensure that you don’t miss out on a thing that Southwest Kansas has to offer. Contact us today!