Celebrating Kansas Day

TOPEKA (KSNT) – The Kansas Museum of History is celebrating Kansas Day Thursday.

Activities for schools, home schoolers, and the general public will run from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

The event commemorates the 154th anniversary of Kansas statehood which began on January 29th, 1861.

Visitors can enjoy hands-on activities and demonstrations of historic crafts.

A special Civil War exhibit is open as well. It features military items from Kansas soldiers and an extensive regimental flag collection.

Admission is free for the day.

 

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