Exhibits & Events

Rotating Exhibits

The McPherson Museum and Arts Foundation rotates exhibits throughout the year in two locations. The first is located in the Hospitality Center. Display cases line the wall and have been host to numerous exhibits including [...]

Model Train Exhibit

Scenes from McPherson are being replicated in the Mid-Kansas Model Railroad layout. Iconic buildings from the past have been painstakingly produced in HO format to provide a background to the trains that travel around the [...]


  1. Magna Carta Traveling Exhibit

    October 15 @ 8:00 am - October 31 @ 5:00 pm
  2. American Legion Family Night: Support the Museum

    October 17 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  3. Haunted House

    October 18 - October 19
  4. Haunted House

    October 24 - October 26
  5. MCHS – The X and Y of Our DNA

    November 2 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Thank you McPherson businesses

    Thank you to the following businesses for sponsoring tickets for the American Legion Family Night on October 17th. Proceeds from Family Night will benefit the Kansas Honor Flight and the McPherson Museum. Farmer’s Alliance Alliance Agency [...]

  • Big Boy No. 4014 Locomotive visits Museum

    ALL ABOARD! The Big Boy No. 4014 Locomotive has made a stop at the McPherson Museum in the Mid-Kansas Model Railroad train exhibit now through January 2020. "Twenty-five Big Boys were built exclusively for Union [...]

  • Viega presents donation for Stan Herd mural

    Dalyn Cantrell (second from right) and Lars Erkelenz (far right) of Viega present a donation to pay the cost of restoration of a mural by Stan Herd (second from left)  to McPherson Museum Director Anna [...]