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Neighborhood in Topeka

Located in beautiful Topeka, KS, Brookfield Village is the perfect place to call home. Brookfield Village offers one, two, and three-bedroom apartments with great amenities. Not only are their great amenities inside the apartments, but there are also great community amenities as well. This community is also pet-friendly.

There are many attractions as well as delicious restaurants in Topeka. Be sure to visit all of these attractions and restaurants while you are living in the Brookfield Village Apartments.


Top 5 Things To Do In Topeka


1. Gage Park

Gage Park in Topeka
Gage Park is a great place to visit multiple times while you are living in Topeka. Within Gage Park there is much to explore. This park is located right next to the zoo, it has a 2-mile trail that you can walk and run on. Some of the other attractions that are at the park are the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center, Topeka Zoo, Carousel in the Park, and several other great attractions. You will want to come again and again so that you can see all of the great attractions.

You can come here for the day and explore multiple different attractions. Pack a lunch and have a great picnic outside. Bring friends and family and have a park gathering. You will love spending the day here.  

635 SW Gage Blvd
Topeka, KS 66606
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2. Kansas Children's Discovery Center 

Kansas Children’s Discovery Center
The Kansas Children’s Discovery Center is located near to Gage Park. There are several different exhibits to explore such as indoor and outdoor exhibits. Some of the different outdoor exhibits are the Challenge Course, Pirate Ship, Music Garden, Treehouse, Pond and Stream, and much more. There are also great indoor activities as well. Some of these great indoor activities include building, science, art, Moneyville, and others.

There are also several events that the center posts on their website. Visit their website to see what fun events are going on and see when they are happening. There are also several different programs that you can be apart of as well. Visit the Kansas Children’s Discovery Center today.

4400 SW 10th Ave
Topeka, KS 66604
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3. Kansas Museum of History 

Kansas Museum of History
The Kansas Museum of History is an educational spot to learn about Kansas history. There is a lot of great history to learn about while you are here. Some of the exhibits that they have are Early People, Fast Food, Kansas Families, Early 20
th Century, Forts and Trails, and much more. While you are there also visit the museum store.  

There are also programs and events that the museum hosts. The programs that the museum hosts are Kansas Day, Museum After Hours, and more. Visit their website to see the events that are coming up that the museum is hosting.

6425 6th Ave
Topeka, KS 66615
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4. Topeka Zoo 

Topeka Zoo
The Topeka Zoo is a fun place to see great animals. Some of the animals that are at the zoo are birds, reptiles, amphibians, mammals, and more. Some of the specific animals that you will see while you are there are African Elephants, Llamas, Barred Owl, White’s Tree Frog, American Alligator, Painted Turtle, and more. There are also many different educational opportunities and camps to try.

There are also different events that they have throughout the year. Visit their website for more information about when these events are and what they are. Visit the Topeka Zoo today, you will have a great time.

635 Gage Blvd
Topeka, KS 66606
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5. Combat Air Museum 

Combat Air Museum in Topeka
The Combat Air Museum is a place that you will want to visit and explore. Some of the different exhibits that they have at the museum are case displays, Pearl Harbor, Theory of Flight, Battle of Midway, World War Two, and more. There are also several different engines that are on display at the museum as well. Some of the different engines include J57 Engine, Pratt & Whitney, and Fairchild J44.

There are also different educational opportunities to include the simulator, fire truck demo, Black Hawk Helicopter, and more. There is also a calendar that they have on their website with different events throughout the year. Visit this great museum today.  

7016 Forbes Ave
Topeka, KS 66619
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Top 5 Amazing Places To Eat In Topeka

There are many different great restaurants that are located in Topeka. Try out these great restaurants and more while you are living at Brookfield Village.   


The Wheel Barrel 

The Wheel Barrel is a great place to go for a bite to eat. Start off with one of the pretzels and dip options. We recommend the garlic parmesan pretzel with the craft beer queso or the Hummus Platter. For mains, they have salads, soups, and sandwiches. We recommend trying out the Jalap-In-The-Club, Summer of Sammy, or The Monte Cristo. For dessert, try out the Not Your Grandma’s Strawberry Shortcake. You will enjoy what you get.   

925 N Kansas Ave
Topeka, KS 66608


Blind Tiger Brewery & Restaurant 

If you are looking for a great brewery while you are living in Topeka Blind Tiger Brewery & Restaurant. For an appetizer, try out the Tiger Wings or the Texas Nachos. For a main, there are salads, soups, entrees, specials, sandwiches, and more. We recommend trying out the Smoked Chicken Pasta, the Buffalo Chicken Wrap, or the Burnt Ends. For dessert, try the Black Forest Cake or the Tiger Cookies.   

417 37th St
Topeka, KS 66611


Bobo's Drive In 

Bobo’s Drive In is a fun fast food restaurant that you will have to try while you are living here. We recommend trying out the Cheeseburger or the Spanish Burger. For a side we recommend trying out the Onion Rings or the Bean Soup. For dessert, try out an Apple Pie or a Chocolate Sundae. Whatever you get you will enjoy.  

2300 10th Ave
Topeka, KS 66604


Henry's BBQ Grill 

Henry’s BBQ Grill is a great place for great BBQ. On their menu, they have sandwiches, combo meals, and daily combo specials. We recommend trying the Pulled Pork Sandwich, or on Wednesday coming and trying the Burnt Ends. For sides, we recommend trying the Homestyle Tator Salad, or the Beer Beans. For dessert, grab a brownie before you leave.

2047 Topeka Blvd
Topeka, KS 66612


The Pennant 

The Pennant has great food as well as fun. For an appetizer, start off with the Thai Cauliflower, Tater Tots Nachos, or the Beer Battered Onion Rings. For mains they offer salads, sandwiches, wings, wraps, pastas, and burgers. We recommend trying the Southwest Wrap, White Cheddar Mac & Cheese, or the Sunflower Salad. Try one of their signature shakes for dessert such as the Cookies and Cream Shake.  

915 S Kansas Ave
Topeka, KS 66612


Schools in Topeka, KS

Auburn Washburn School District
(785) 339-4000