Daily Archives: July 7, 2015

St. Joseph’s Orphanage, Abilene KS

Entrance to St. Joseph’s Orphanage that provided a home to children from 1915-1959.

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Grotto

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Here is a link (Dickinson County Historical Society) to see a photo of the orphanage that was demolished in 1959.  All that is left on the site are the stone markers at the entrance, a building and the unique grotto.

St. Joseph’s Orphanage, Abilene KS