to go: John Brown Statue and Osawatomie Golf Course
Osawatomie is cited in the rolling hills of eastern Kansas on the
Marais des Cygnes River. The city is a fantastic place to live, work and raise
a family. The city has an excellent quality of life with excellent schools,
great public service and easy access to the entire metro area.
The city is the only town by the name in the United States and
perhaps in the world. The city was named in honour of two Indian tribes, the
Osage and the Pottawatomie where two rivers bordering Osawatomie were named.
The town of Osawatomie proffers a museum and driving tour for
learning of its history and variety of opportunities for recreation. There is
an 18-hole golf course and the Osawatomie City Lake for fishing. The Karl Cole
Sports in Osawatomie is utilized for athletic events like softball, baseball
and youth football.