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The Kansas Historical Society is opening in phases. Please check with each site for specific information.

The Historical Society administers sites in many different locations around the state. Our headquarters are located west of Topeka where the Kansas Museum of History and Kansas State Archives are located; the Kansas State Capitol Visitor Center in located in downtown Topeka. We invite you to explore the State Historic Sites administered by the Historical Society. Some are open year-round, some seasonally, operated through partnerships, others are self-guided. Find visiting information for all of these locations open to the public. 

Kansas Museum of History in Topeka

Kansas State Capitol in Topeka

Constitution Hall in Lecompton

First Territorial Capitol in Fort Riley

Fort Hays in Hays

Grinter Place in Kansas City

Hollenberg Pony Express Station in Hanover

Kaw Mission and Last Chance Store Museums on the Santa Fe Trail in Council Grove

Mine Creek Civil War Battlefield near Pleasanton

Pawnee Indian Museum near Republic

Red Rocks, home of the William Allen White family, in Emporia

Self-guided sites

Partner sites

Cedar Crest: Governor's Residence in Topeka