Category: Coffeyville

Coffeyville

Coffeyville Parks

Walter Johnson Park – Campground with full RV hookups, restrooms, fairgrounds, arena, playground, horseshoe pits, recreation building, and Floral Hall.

72 camper hookups with water and electric available at Walter Johnson Park – $4 per night.

LeClere Park – Baseball and softball fields, basketball, paved walking/jogging track, tennis courts and seven-acre fishing lake.

Pfister Park – Swimming; golf, picnic grounds, walking/jogging trail, playground; archery, skeet and trap ranges.

Harmon Park – Swimming pool, basketball court, playground equipment

Elmwood Cemetery

Visit Elmwood Cemetery and see the grave site of three members of the Dalton Gang. An old hitching post marks the graves. Emmett Dalton, the lone survivor of the gang, returned to Coffeyville many years after the raid and placed a permanent marker on the graves.

Also the graves of Charles Brown and George Cubine, two of the four defenders killed in the raid, are located here.

Aviation Heritage Museum

Aviation MuseumDedicated to early aviation and pioneer pilots of the area, the Aviation Heritage Museum features memorabilia from the Coffeyville Air Base, a Funk airplane and Breezy, owned by Joe Funk and donated to the museum, plus many other displays.

The museum is housed in a 1930’s era hangar that was used when the Big Hill Airport was in operation from 1933 to 1960. The hangar was constructed in 1933 as a Works Progress Administration project.