Coronado Heights Park is located in central Kansas near Lindsburg, a Swedish community on the plains. The park is named after Francisco Vasquez de Coronado, who visited the area in 1541, looking for gold. This structure is known as the Spanish Castle and offers an excellent view of the surrounding countryside. For more information see the following link http://www.kansastravel.org/coronadoheights.htm
Completed in 2008, the Blue Ridge Parkway Visitor Center is located at milepost 384 of the 469 mile parkway that stretches from Virginia to the extreme southwest corner of North Carolina. This award winning building showcases the history, construction and attractions of America's most scenic highway. For more information see the following link http://blueridgeparkway75.org/
An interior view of the Center looking towards the main entry.