Wilson is a city located in Ellsworth County, Kansas. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 799.
Wilson is notable for its large Czech population and its yearly Czech festival. It also features the "Czech Opera House," and more than one hotel including the "Historic Midland Hotel." The town promotes itself as the "Czech Capital of Kansas".
Until recently, the town had a local weekly newpaper, The Wilson World, owned by the same publisher as the Ellsworth County Independent/Reporter.
Web Sites and Links
Das Borell HausBed and breakfast lodging. Provides rates, amenities and policies, and photos of rooms.
Natural Tree Furniture by Smith IndustriesArtistic free form root, stick, twig and log accents for home, office or cabin. Specializing in natural cat tree furniture. Includes photo galleries and order information.