Paola, Kansas: Heart of the Heartland
A classic town square. The landmark county courthouse. A rich history of frontier experiences. Tree-lined streets filled with neighbors and friends. These are just a few of the heartland treasures that make Paola a perfect small town with a great big heart.
Downtown Paola and Park Square
The Heart of Paola
Located in the middle of the four crossings of Peoria, Wea, Silver, and Pearl streets is Paola’s iconic Park Square, a quintessential small town green bordered by turn-of-the-century commercial buildings.
Preserving the history and aesthetic of Paola’s downtown and square is the primary focus of the our association. We are a group of volunteer residents and business owners dedicated to beautifying, revitalizing, and preserving downtown Paola.