This historic theater still hosts seasonal plays throughout the year. A vintage neon lighted marquee tops this historic building and the mid-1900's statue couple sitting on the bench out front will greet you.
Each historic building downtown has its own story to tell about its contribution to the development of the city. On your downtown trek, take a peek at the historic buildings such as:
- Barton County Courthouse
- Cornerstone Interiors
- Crest Theatre
- Moses Bandshell
Download the Historic Walking Tour guide for a complete list of buildings and their stories.
Jack Kilby Memorial
The creator of the invented circuit called Great Bend his home. A statue commemorates him at the west entrance of the Barton County Courthouse.