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Did you miss Kansas Day? Don’t fret, the party continues at the High Plains Museum through Friday morning. Bring by your youngsters to test their wits in a maze, create Kansas symbols, vote for your favorite college (KSTATE is currently in the lead), search the Museum for history clues and play our Meadowlark game. These FREE activities Read more…


Kansas became the 34th state in the union! Congrats Kansas! What a whirlwind history we can celebrate in Kansas’ 152 years. Join us at the High Plains Museum from 3:30-5:30 for Kansas Themed Fun. This is a free event geared towards the younger folks (preschool through sixth grade).


Happy Birthday, Kansas! This year celebrates Kansas’ 152nd anniversary of joining the union. On January 29, 1861, Kansas joined the United States at the 34th state. To celebrate Kansas and its dynamic history and promising future, join us at the High Plains Museum from 3:30 to 5:30 for Kansas themed fun and games. Questions? Call Sami at Read more…


Come join us at the High Plains Museum for Kansas Day January 29, 2012 from 1-4 P.M.  Enjoy fun and games, snacks, and a great opportunity to interact with the family friendly “K is for Kansas”, and view the beautiful sights of Kansas in “Considering the Commonplace” photography exhibit. Help us celebrate our great state! Questions? Contact Read more…