Welcome to Manhattan where you will find a completed downtown redevelopment! Beautiful new dining, lodging, and shopping have been updated to walkable districts and are waiting for you. Driving to Manhattan? One of the first sights to greet you is The Flint Hills Discovery Center. This 35,000 sq.ft. facility will inspire and educate you on the biology and history of the endangered tall grass prairie. Take advantage of this one-of-a-kind venue which provides great breakout or additional meeting space next to the Manhattan Conference Center that is adjacent to multiple hotel properties, all located conveniently near downtown.
And speaking of NEW…..
Manhattan has increased our lodging options with property renovations and new hotel properties added to our inventory. We are home to the first Four Points by Sheraton in Kansas, a new Candlewood Suites and a new Holiday Inn Express and Bluemont Hotel will be completed by the end of 2014. This will bring our room inventory to 1,452 great sleeping rooms.
The Manhattan Conference Center opened in November, 2011. It features 15,500 sq. ft. of state-of-the-art, flexible meeting space, full-service facility and professional catering. Connected to the Manhattan Hilton Garden Inn, it is the ideal location for gala receptions, board meetings or organizational retreats. The Hilton Garden Inn and Manhattan Conference Center are conveniently located downtown adjacent to the Flint Hills Discovery Center, Manhattan Town Center, Manhattan Market Place and Historic Downtown.
The Manhattan Regional Airport offers daily flights to Dallas and Chicago with American Eagle. The airport is currently under a NEW expansion effort to accommodate the traveler as they arrive to experience the Flint Hills region.
Located two hours west of Kansas City, and two hours north of Wichita, arriving in Manhattan is simple. With the beautiful Flint Hills providing a beautiful backdrop – you will see why meetings are a must in Manhattan.
Manhattan offers convenient, modern and affordable meeting space, ideal for you and your meeting needs. With meetings ranging in size from 10 to a convention of 1,000 the Manhattan Convention and Visitors Bureau will find the ideal accommodations for your group. We will assist you as you determine function space, transportation, lodging, attractions and activities to enjoy during your time in The Little Apple®.
Whatever your meeting needs, contact the Manhattan Convention and Visitors Bureau today for assistance as you plan your next meeting in Manhattan!
Little Apple………..Big Meetings!