Secrets of Goessel
MARION COUNTY ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT PRESENTS
“SECRETS OF GOESSEL”
By Brian D. Stucky Teacher, Historian, Author, and Storyteller
TOUR IN TOWN AND IN THE COUNTRY:
Saturday, October 1, 1-3pm
2 hours, 50 miles, 3 Counties, about 45 points of interest.
IN TOWN: Early businesses; birthplace of Goessel, Post Office; birthplace of
movie star; birthplace of Western District Conference; 1906 Tornado; Architectural
gems; Nationally important football field; First Mennonite Hospital in Western
Hemisphere; Birthplace of Tabor College; Girls boarding house; Ghost sightings,
and much more.
IN THE COUNTRY: Cemeteries; Civil War veteran graves; 1990 F5 tornado
path; historic school sites; buffalo pasture; homestead, springs; Birthplace of
Bethel College; Menno, KS Post Office; several trail routes; Indian trails; historic
markers; Timber Claim; and much more.
TOUR COST: $12 payable at boarding time.
*********to reserve a seat call (620) 382-8830 ******* or email
Come to the South Bloomfield School at the Mennonite Heritage Museum, 15 minutes early to pay and sign form. Children pay same as adults.
Minimum 7 riders or tour will be cancelled, at the time of the tour.
--------------Tour leaders reserve the right to make changes at any time---------