We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Original Pizza Hut

Closed Now: 12:00 - 16:00
Open today: 12:00 - 16:00
Review Highlights

Who doesnt like to see where Pizza Hut was started. A nice place to stop and see while on the... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2017
Topeka, Kansas
The original

Not a whole lot to see. Just the original building that was moved from it's original location... read more

Reviewed 7 July 2017
Wichita, Kansas
via mobile
Read all 54 reviews
All photos (16)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good18%
  • Average33%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“wsu campus”(6 reviews)
“small plaque”(2 reviews)
Closed Now
Hours Today: 12:00 - 16:00
See all hours
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
S Perimeter Rd, Wichita, KS 67226
Reviews (54)
Filter reviews
51 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsoriginal locationwsu campussmall plaquegrew uppiece of historycharacters
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 51 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Located on the campus of Wichita State University is a veritable shrine to a company whose distinctive red roofs dot the American landscape like pepperoni on a pizza. Behold the Pizza Hut Museum. Perched on a grassy oasis on WSU's Innovation Campus (beware: it was...More

2  Thank patches876
Reviewed 21 May 2018

Seeing the Original Pizza Hut is a real treat for this fan. I grew up eating at our own local Hut as a kid. More memorable are the Large glasses of Root Beer I seemed to send sprawling over to my father's lap across our...More

1  Thank Shanna M
Reviewed 14 May 2018

Not much to see other than the history of the original Pizza Hut facility. Visited because we were on the WSU campus.

1  Thank Lynn W
Reviewed 29 April 2018

PIZZA HUT MUSEUM!! Wichita State University,,Now open :) 576091015 Please disregard the negative comments below.. This little jewel of a building is now a full-fledged PIZZA HUT MUSEUM!! This is a very, very nice little museum now!! Emphasis on little,, It will open to the...More

1  Thank iknowgarth
Reviewed 14 February 2018

There isn't much reason to go here. The building is not interesting and there are no displays or anything to do. About all you can do is say you were there.

Thank lighthouselovertoo
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Who WOULDN'T want to see the first Pizza Hut?!?!??!??!?!?! Literally the best thing to see while in Kansas!!!

Thank Taylor N
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Who doesnt like to see where Pizza Hut was started. A nice place to stop and see while on the campus of Wichita State U.

Thank MikeandKirstyn
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Located on the campus of Wichita State University, this humble building is were the Pizza Hut phenomenon had begun. Smaller than one might imagine, it represents the beginnings well.

Thank O5020DVcatheriner
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Not a whole lot to see. Just the original building that was moved from it's original location there is a small plaque that gives a brief history. It is on the WSU campus. They are planning on moving it again in a couple years

1  Thank KansasDavid
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Took a cruise past this Spring while visiting home. My Uncle used to tell the story about the two brothers. He also told me several times how they offered him a 1/3 share when they were starting up. He didn't think that pizza would ever...More

Thank Mark W
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 90 hotels in Wichita
WoodSpring Suites Wichita North
107 reviews
3.53 km away
Aloft Wichita
57 reviews
3.79 km away
316 Hotel
119 reviews
4.14 km away
Courtyard Wichita at Old Town
218 reviews
4.31 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 1 120 restaurants in Wichita
Barn'rds Roast Beef Restaurant
63 reviews
2.60 km away
Passage To India
44 reviews
2.50 km away
Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen
21 reviews
1.13 km away
21 reviews
2.58 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 147 attractions in Wichita
Great Plains Nature Center
99 reviews
3.52 km away
Old Town
271 reviews
4.34 km away
Frank Lloyd Wright's Allen House
68 reviews
2.95 km away
Central Standard Brewing
22 reviews
4.23 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
12 April 2017|
Response from Richard F | Reviewed this property |
It is no longer a restaurant, private offices. No pizza or tacos.
Robert D
26 December 2015|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from cctravelerPa | Reviewed this property |
No it's on the campus of Wichita State University now.