SW Topeka Blvd McDonald's demolished

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) -- One of the first McDonalds, built in 1961 -- is getting a bold new look.

Demolition of the McDonalds at 3117 SW Topeka Blvd. began this morning.

The new restaurant will be about 6,500 square feet and will feature a new indoor playland.

There will also be touch screen self-ordering kiosks and a contemporary lobby.

This location is set to reopen mid December.