New Museum Building

New Museum Building

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What's Happening at the Museum

Mrs. Bassett and Osage Indian Raid

This month, 146 years ago, marks one of the first Indian raids in McPherson County. The Osage Indians once roamed the country from the Mississippi to Colorado. They traded peacefully with the French, and lived in permanent villages with more than 1500 residents. But by 1868 they had been forced onto a reservation somewhere near […]

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26 Things I Have Learned in 96 Years

1886                                                                         1977 TWENTY SIX THINGS I have learned in NINETY ONE YEARS Happiness is a by-product. A smile adds […]

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Old Fashioned Fall Festival and Tombstone Talks

On October 25th from 6 to 9 pm, the McPherson Museum is having an Old Fashioned Fall Festival. We will have games and activities for kiddos, demonstrations in things like butter making, corn shelling, knitting, etc, a pie baking contest, cake walk, scavenger hunt, Tombstone talks and more. Admission is 1 non-perishable item per person. […]

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