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 [...]

Art Gallery

Housed in the Norene Catron Ketcherside Gallery of Fine Arts is the McPherson Schools Art Collection. The collection began in 1911 with the first art exhibition held at the high school. The students purchased two [...]


  1. Say, kids! What time is it? It’s Howdy Doody Time!

    December 4, 2019 @ 8:00 am - January 31, 2020 @ 5:00 pm
  2. Saturday Hours

    New Saturday Hours Begin

    February 1 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
  3. McPherson County Historical Society

    February 1 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  4. McPherson County Historical Society Meeting

    March 7 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  5. Smithsonian magazine Museum Day Live

    April 4 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Advocacy Update: Mil Levy Call to Action

    View eNewsletter from Kansas Museums Association Advocacy Update: Mil Levy Call to Action If you attended the 2019 KMA Conference in McPherson and Lindsborg, you likely heard Anna Ruxlow, the Executive Director of the McPherson [...]

  • 2020 Annual Report

    2019 in Review

    McPherson Museum 2020 Annual Report

  • McPherson County R. Bolton Smith Prints

    Look what just arrived in the Kansas Gift Shop just in time for the holidays! R. Bolton Smith 11x14 prints of McPherson, Moundridge, Marquette, Lindsborg, Canton, Galva, and Inman. $65.00 + Tax per print - [...]