Spring Hill Farm and Stock Ranch Barn

A three story stone barn stands beyond the grass field.
The barn has stood beautifully after decades of use.

NPS photo

Quick Facts
National Historic Landmark

Accessible Rooms, Benches/Seating, Cellular Signal, Fire Extinguisher, Historical/Interpretive Information/Exhibits, Information, Parking - Auto, Picnic Table, Restroom, Restroom - Accessible, Scenic View/Photo Spot, Trash/Litter Receptacles, Water - Bottle-Filling Station, Water - Drinking/Potable, Wheelchair Accessible

The massive 1882 barn of the Spring Hill Farm and Stock Ranch stands as an impressive example of form following function. The barn is a working center of the ranch. Storing hay, grain, and farm equipment and animal keeping have given it a beautiful working form. Its function has varied through many decades of activity.

Tallgrass Prairie National Preserve

Last updated: April 5, 2024