Special Exhibits open for the duration of 2013:
“Furnishing the Atomic Era” – The phenomenal changes in the furnishings of our home environments can be seen through a wide range of artifacts, both on loan and from the Museum’s permanent collection. Included are furniture designs by Laverne, Eames, and Haywood-Wakefield on exhibit in the Slawson Gallery on the 4th Floor.
“Peace Treaty of the Little Arkansas” – The exhibit features a high quality reproduction of the Treaty from the National Archives, an artistic depiction of the Treaty signing commissioned by Fidelity Bank and a video of the treaty site today. The original treaty was last exhibited in Kansas during the state’s centennial, celebrated in 1961.
“Western Lithograph Company – The Fine Art Printing Program” Showing at the Wichita-Sedgwick County Historical Museum, Lois Kay Walls Gallery on the 3rd Floor.
The Wichita-Sedgwick County Historical Museum is open Tuesday – Friday from 11am to 4pm, and Saturday and Sunday from 1-5pm. Admission is $5.00 for adults and $2 for children 6-12. Children under 6 and Museum members are admitted free of charge. For more information , visit our website at www.wichitahistory.org