Flint Hills Discovery Center

315 South 3rd Street, Manhattan, KS
Capacity: 240 people

About Flint Hills Discovery Center

Host your next event at Flint Hills Discovery Center, a unique wedding and event venue offering indoor and outdoor rental spaces nestled in downtown Manhattan, Kansas. With several hotels within walking distance and free parking, our venue ensures the ultimate convenience for your guests. Enjoy breathtaking views from our Prairie Garden Terrace and Trail, explore ever-changing exhibits, and experience the grandeur of the glass atrium. No matter your event, we are sure you'll find the Flint Hills Discovery Center the ideal event venue. Perfect for weddings, receptions, military events, birthdays, anniversary parties, business meeting, retirement receptions, bridal and baby showers, graduation parties, and much more.

Package Pricing

Full Building Rental
$2,000 - $2,500 /event
Pricing for all event types
Exhibit Space
Attendees: 10-500 | $1,200 /event
Pricing for all event types
Union Pacific Depot
Attendees: 10-70 | $50 /hour
Pricing for all event types
Blue Earth Plaza
Attendees: 10-5000 | $75 /hour
Pricing for weddings and parties only
Rooftop Terrace to Prairie Garden Terrace and Trail
Attendees: 10-200 | $225 /hour
Pricing for weddings and parties only
Private Rooms
Attendees: 10-55 | $50 - $75 /hour
Pricing for all event types
Birthday Party Package
Attendees: 10-50 | $250 /event
Pricing for parties only
Venue Types
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • Outdoor Function Area
  • Outside Catering Allowed
  • Wireless Internet/Wi-Fi
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 240
  • Number of Event/Function Spaces: 7