Fick Fossil and History Museum
300 W 3rd Street
Oakley, KS 67748
Southwest of Oakley, the town of Russell Springs preserves the rich history of the Butterfield Overland Despatch stagecoach line in this museum housed in an 1887 renaissance-style brick and stone structure which was the previous Logan County Courthouse.
People don’t generally associate Kansas with the ocean, but Kansas was a very different place 80 million years ago than it is today!
Keystone Gallery overlooks the Smoky Hill River valley with a scenic view of Monument Rocks and fossil outcroppings of the Badlands of Kansas region.