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Haskell Indian Nations University is a unique higher educational institute where representatives from over 150 Native American tribes benefit from free tuition.

The Haskell Cultural Center & Museum is a recent addition to the campus, which was established in 1884. At the new visitors center you can visit a student art gallery, see historic artifacts from university archives and pay your respects at the Veterans memorial. The center at 155 Indian Ave is open Tuesday through Friday 8-5 and Sunday 1-5.

Phone: 785/832-6686

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  • Updated Apr 4, 2011
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Carillon concerts on the hill

The landmark 120-foot WWII Memorial Campanile, home to a fine carillon of bells, can be seen from much of town. It is lovely to walk through the hillside groves or sit beside the lake in the campanile's shadow, especially during one of the regular carillon concerts on many Sunday afternoons and Wednesday early evenings.

To confirm recital times ring the Department of Music & Dance at the University of Kansas on 785/864-3436.

Website: http://www.carillon.ku.edu

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  • Written Oct 4, 2003
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