Monthly Archives: November 2014

Annual Kansas Day Program: Celebrating Kansas Statehood with Music & New Book Signing – Saturday, January 31st, 2015

Celebrate Kansas Statehood (January 29th, 1861) from 2:00 – 3:00pm with a musical performance by The Prairie Rose Rangers, The Crowson’s and The Home Rangers! Followed at 3:00pm by a signing of the new book 999 Kansas Characters by Dave … Continue reading

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Special Exhibits Opening Saturday, October 25th through December 31st, 2014: Celebrating the “Mystery S” & Walter Beech Air Race Trophies

Celebrating the “Mystery S” Featuring film footage taken at the Wichita Airport circa 1930 One of the legendary racing planes of the era rolled out of Wichita’s Travel Air plant in 1929. It was the result of an experimental project … Continue reading

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75th Anniversary Open House-Saturday, December 13th 1:00 – 5:00pm

Celebrate the Museum’s 75th Anniversary and enjoy the holiday spirit at the Museum with free admission to all four floors and two dozen exhibits featuring: Special temporary exhibits: “The Future of Your History” celebrating 75 years of the Historical Museum, … Continue reading

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Holiday Toy Festival – Tuesday, December 2nd through Saturday, December 13th

In Celebration of the Wichita-Sedgwick County Historical Museum’s 75th anniversary, the Sunflower Woodworkers Guild is sponsoring a special Holiday Toy Festival held in the Museum’s DeVore Auditorium, offering a scene reminiscent of a century ago when many gifts were still … Continue reading

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