Planning Your Emporia Visit
Honor ~ Enrich ~ Create
Emporia, KS, home of the Gufler Mansion, is situated in the heart of the Flint Hills region. When you visit Emporia you're never far from serene vistas or rousing adventures. Here are some of our favorite area attractions.
William Allen White House
Redrocks State Historic Site | 927 Exchange St, Emporia, KS 66801
William Allen White was a Pulitzer Prize winning journalist, editor of The Emporia Gazette, and political adviser to presidents. He and his wife, Sallie, hosted five presidents at Red Rocks including, Theodore Roosevelt. Their son, William Lindsay White, was a well-known radio broadcaster and later an editor of the Gazette. They connected with famous people like H. G. Wells and Albert Einstein. You're in good company when you visit Red Rocks.