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Deanna Rose an Overland Park Blessing

If you don't know about the Deanna Rose Farmstead, you are missing one of the truly great Overland Park Attactions.  Where else can you feed the goats and the cost is FREE, I repeat FREE.jake pet goat

 

 

 

Deanna Rose Children's Farmstead

Deanna Rose Children's Farmstead138th and Switzer (map)
913/897-2360
farmsteadfriends@opkansas.org

Open, April 1-Oct. 31
Closed, Nov. 1-April 1
Hours of Operation

The Farmstead is a 12-acre park. It has farm animals, birds of prey, vegetable and flower gardens, a one-room country schoolhouse, old time fishing pond, horse drawn wagon rides and pony rides.

Admission is free.

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Friends of the FarmsteadWho was Deanna Rose?

The farmstead first opened in 1978 and was renamed in 1985 to honor Deanna Rose, an Overland Park police officer killed in the line of duty.

 

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