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August 29, 2014

Museum After Hours: A Night on Madison Avenue at Kansas Museum of History

August 25, 2014

Ferris Bueller’s Day Off, Classic Car Display at Sundown Film Festival

August 18, 2014

Window Restoration and Weatherization Boot Camp at Constitution Hall State Historic Site

August 12, 2014

Historic Sites Board of Review Nominates Properties for National Register of Historic Places

August 8, 2014

Pony Express Festival at Hollenberg Station

August 6, 2014

American Indian Artifact Identification Day at Pawnee Indian Museum State Historic Site

August 4, 2014

Kansas Historical Society Presents Workshop on Researching Historic Properties

August 1, 2014

A Taste of Southeast Kansas Celebrates History, Culture, and Food

July 28, 2014

Blue Hawaii Featured at Sundown Film Festival

July 18, 2014

West Fest at Kansas Historical Society

July 17, 2014

Museum After Hours: A Night of Country at Kansas Museum of History

Harper, Butler County Churches and Kansas City Hotel Among Properties Added to National Register of Historic Places

July 3, 2104

Apollo 13 Featured at Sundown Film Festival

July 2, 2014

Gallery, Museum Store Opening at Kansas Museum of History

June 27, 2014

Grant Workshop in Topeka

June 19, 2014

Kansas Historical Society Presents Archaeology in the Classroom Workshop for Educators

June 18, 2014

Historic Lecompton Territorial Days at Constitution Hall State Historic Site

June 16, 2014

Grant Workshop in Hays

June 12, 2014

Hollenberg Pony Express Station State Historic Site on Route of Pony Express Re-ride

June 11, 2014

Washunga Days Pow Wow Events at Kaw Mission State Historic Site

June 4, 2014

Photography Workshop at Hollenberg Pony Express Station State Historic Site

June 3, 2014

Sundown Film Festival Returns to Kansas Historical Society with Grease

May 30, 2014

Home Maintenance and Repair Workshop at Kansas Historical Society

May 29, 2014

Sundays on the Porch Series Returns to Red Rocks State Historic Site

Arthur Short Bull Watercolor Exhibit at Kaw Mission State Historic Site

May 28, 2014

Rendezvous with Republican Valley Muzzleloaders at Pawnee Indian Museum State Historic Site

May 27, 2014

Archeology Field School at Original Site of Adair Cabin in Osawatomie

May 23, 2014

Life on Kaw Reservation Final Topic of Kaw Councils 2014 Series

Kansas Historical Society Presents Antique Furniture Workshop

May 22, 2014

400,000 Images Uploaded to Kansas Memory

May 21, 2014

Preservation Workshop Offered with Kansas Archeology Training Program

May 12, 2014

Historic Preservation Fund Grants Awarded

May 9, 2014

Historic Sites Board of Review Nominates 11 Properties for National Register of Historic Places

April 25, 2014

Bleeding Kansas Characters Performance at Constitution Hall State Historic Site

April 24, 2014

Governor Brownback Launches Student Photography Contest

April 23, 2014

Kaw Councils 2014 Series Examines Artifacts Made By Plains Indians

April 18, 2014

Kaw Councils 2014 Series Examines European American and Plains Indian Culture Conflict

April 17, 2014

Public Invited to Experience, Explore Archeology at Field School

April 16, 2014

Charlotte Perkins Stetson Gilman Poetry on Kansas Memory

Queen Anne-style Home, Railroad Depot, Santa Fe Trail Crossing Added to National Register of Historic Places

April 15, 2014

Quilt Show at Grinter Place State Historic Site

April 9, 2014

First Territorial Capital State Historic Site Open for Travel Season

April 4, 2014

Appraisal Fair, Preservation Workshops at Kansas Historical Society

April 3, 2014

Research Grants Available from Kansas Historical Foundation

April 15 Application Deadline for Kansas Historical Society Internship

April 2, 2014

Victorian Tea at Hollenberg Pony Express Station State Historic Site

April 1, 2014

Kansas Historical Foundation Adds Products to Museum Store Online

March 28, 2014

Bleeding Kansas Characters Performance at Constitution Hall State Historic Site

March 27, 2014

Seasonal State Historic Sites Reopen for Travel Season

March 26, 2014

Kaw Councils 2014 Series Presents Excavations at Fool Chief’s Village

March 25, 2014

History & Environmental Fair at Kansas Historical Society

March 14, 2014

Kaw Councils 2014 Series at Kaw Mission State Historic Site

March 7, 2014

Edward Curtis Unpublished Photographs at Pawnee Indian Museum State Historic Site

March 6, 2014

National Quilting Day at Kansas Museum of History

February 28, 2014

Original Copy of 1855 Topeka Constitution Available on Kansas Memory

February 27, 2014

Alexander Majors Presentation at Grinter Place State Historic Site

February 21, 2014

Museum After Hours: A Night at Gatsby’s at Kansas Museum of History

February 20, 2014

Bleeding Kansas Characters Performance at Constitution Hall State Historic Site

Account of Last Underground Railroad Journey in Kansas on Kansas Memory

February 17, 2014

Following the Parker Trail at Pawnee Indian Museum State Historic Site

February 13, 2014

Wyandotte Constitutional Convention Topic of Bleeding Kansas Series at Constitution Hall State Historic Site

February 12, 2014

Kansas Historical Society, Newspapers.com Partner to Provide Online Access to Kansas Newspapers

February 10, 2014

Historic Sites Board of Review Nominates Nine Properties for National Register of Historic Places

February 7, 2014

Kansas State Capitol Complex Interactive Map Available Online

February 6, 2014

Timothy Westcott Presenter in Bleeding Kansas Series

at Constitution Hall State Historic Site

February 3, 2014

Dome Tours Offered at Kansas State Capitol

January 31, 2014

Sundays on the Porch Series Returns to Red Rocks State Historic Site

The Honorable Lawton Nuss Presenter in Bleeding Kansas Series at Constitution Hall State Historic Site

January 30, 2014

The Rise of the Bumper Sticker at Grinter Place State Historic Site

Hello the House! Performance at Kaw Mission State Historic Site

January 27, 2014

Native Sons and Daughters of Kansas Contest Winners Announced

January 23, 2014

Author Ralph A. Monaco Presenter in Bleeding Kansas Series at Constitution Hall State Historic Site

January 21, 2014

Douglas County School, Humboldt Bandstand Among Properties Added to National Register of Historic Places

January 17, 2014

Kansas Day Activities at Kansas State Capitol, Kansas Museum of History

Kansas Day Commemoration at Pawnee Indian Museum State Historic Site

January 16, 2014

Annual Bleeding Kansas Series at Constitution Hall State Historic Site

January 15, 2014

Kansas Day Commemoration at Shawnee Indian Mission State Historic Site

Kansas Day Commemoration at Kaw Mission State Historic Site

January 14, 2014

Photographic History of Capitol Available at New Capitol Store

January 3, 2014

Anthropology of Delaware Indians at Grinter Place State Historic Site

January 2, 2014

New Hours at Grinter Place State Historic Site

December 30, 2013

Kansas State Capitol Visitor Center Opens January 2

December 26, 2013

Bleeding Kansas Characters Performance at Constitution Hall State Historic Site

December 18, 2013

Family Tree Magazine Names Kansas Historical Society to List of Best State Websites for Genealogy

December 16, 2013

Limestone Arch Bridges, Historic Districts Added to National Register of Historic Places

December 12, 2013

Hands-On Activities, Demonstrations, Performances Scheduled for Kansas Day at Kansas Museum of History

December 6, 2013

Quilt Exhibit Opens January 17 at Kansas Museum of History

December 5, 2013

Celebrate Christmas at Grinter Place State Historic Site

December 4, 2013

Vespers Service at Old Stone Church Presented by John Brown Museum State Historic Site, City of Osawatomie

December 3, 2013

Holiday Open House at Pawnee Indian Museum State Historic Site

November 26, 2013

A Very White Christmas at Red Rocks State Historic Site

November 25, 2013

2013 Kansas Christmas Ornament Available at Museum Store, Capitol Store

November 22, 2013

Holiday Open House and Comic Melodrama at Shawnee Indian Mission State Historic Site

John Brown Museum State Historic Site Hosts Christmas at the Adair Cabin

Christmas Past at Fort Hays State Historic Site

Holiday Open House at Kaw Mission State Historic Site

November 20, 2013

Holiday Open House at Hollenberg Pony Express Station State Historic Site

Bleeding Kansas Characters Performance at Constitution Hall State Historic Site

Historic Sites Board of Review Nominates 10 Properties for National Register of Historic Places

November 5, 2013

Red Rocks State Historic Site Offers Winter Tours

November 1, 2013

Kansas Historical Foundation Announces Annual Awards, Officers, Board

October 30, 2013

The Story of Strugglers’ Hill Presented at Grinter Place State Historic Site

October 25, 2013

Bleeding Kansas Characters Performance at Constitution Hall State Historic Site

October 24, 2013

Chili Supper at Grinter Place State Historic Site

October 18, 2013

Baseball Collecting Event at Kansas Historical Society

October 17, 2012

Harvey Girls Documentary at Kansas Historical Society

October 16, 2013

Ghost Investigation at Grinter Place State Historic Site

October 15, 2013

Graveside Conversations at Fort Hays State Historic Site

New Hours of Operation at State Archives

October 9, 2013

Kansas Historical Society Contributes to Civil War Website

Kansas Ancestor Fair at Kansas Historical Society

October 8, 2013

Kansans Invited to Enter Annual Kansas Factual Story Contest

Pawnee Indian Museum State Historic Site Presents Investigations at Kansas Blue Earth Village

October 7, 2013

Kansas Students Invited to Enter Annual Essay Contest Kansas! Say It Above a Whisper

October 4, 2013

Storytelling Around the Campfire at Grinter Place State Historic Site

Fall Festival at Shawnee Indian Mission State Historic Site

September 23, 2014

William Allen White Children’s Book Award Winner Patrick Jennings at Red Rocks State Historic Site

September 17, 2013

Constitution Hall State Historic Site Sponsors Bald Eagle Rendezvous

September 11, 2013

Freedom Festival at John Brown Museum State Historic Site

September 9, 2013

Following the Parker Trail at Pawnee Indian Museum State Historic Site

September 5, 2013

Immigration and Citizenship Exhibit at Kansas Historical Society

September 4, 2013

Menninger Foundation Archives Documented at Kansas Historical Society

Sundays on the Porch Series Returns to Red Rocks State Historic Site

August 20, 2013

Preservation Professionals to Meet with Historic Property Owners and the Public

August 19, 2013

Mine Creek Battlefield Visitor Center Closed for Remainder of Summer Travel Season

August 14, 2013

Historic Sites Board of Review Nominates 11 Properties for National Register of Historic Places

American Indian Artifact Identification Day at Pawnee Indian Museum State Historic Site

August 13, 2013

Pony Express Festival at Hollenberg Station

August 9, 2013

Kansas Coal Miner Featured on New U.S Postal Service Stamp

Historic Landscape Survey Initiative Announced

Historical Society Receives Marshall’s Band Ledger Donation

August 1, 2013

Flint Hills Community Band Concert at Kaw Mission State Historic Site

July 30, 2013

Kansas Historical Society Awarded Funding for Digital Newspaper Program

July 19, 2013

Elementary School Added to National Register of Historic Places

July 17, 2013

American Indian Flute Concert at Shawnee Indian Mission State Historic Site

July 16, 2013

West Fest at Kansas Museum of History

July 8, 2013

Heritage Trust Fund Grant Workshop in Topeka

Mitchell County Farmstead Among Properties Added to National Register of Historic Places

July 3, 2013

Civil War Encampment and Ice Cream Social at John Brown Museum

July 1, 2013

Puppet Show at Shawnee Indian Mission State Historic Site

Newspaper Camp at Red Rocks State Historic Site

June 21, 2013

Dinner Theater Presented at Shawnee Indian Mission State Historic Site

June 18, 2013

High Tea at Red Rocks State Historic Site

June 17, 2013

Heritage Trust Fund Grant Workshop in Hutchinson

June 13, 2013

19th Century Photography Workshop at Hollenberg Pony Express Station State Historic Site

June 12, 2013

John Brown Museum Offers Special Tours, Civil War Encampment for John Brown Jamboree and Music Festival

June 11, 2013

Historic Lecompton Territorial Days at Constitution Hall State Historic Site

June 10, 2013

Washunga Days Pow Wow Events at Kaw Mission State Historic Site

June 7, 2013

Hollenberg Pony Express Station State Historic Site on Route of Pony Express Re-ride

June 5, 2013

Governor’s Day Celebration at First Territorial Capitol State Historic Site

June 4, 2013

Kansas Historical Society Presents Archaeology and the Classroom Workshop for Educators

May 29, 2013

Victorian Tea at Hollenberg Pony Express Station State Historic Site

Picnic at Red Rocks State Historic Site

Santa Fe Trail Properties Added to National Register of Historic Places

Kansas Historical Society Hosts Window Workshops and Preserving Kansas Summer Institute

May 28, 2013

Brian Baggett Guitar Recordings of 19th Century Musician on Kansas Memory

Popular Sunday Series Returns to Red Rocks State Historic Site

May 22, 2013

Elite Paranormal of Kansas City at Grinter Place State Historic Site

May 20, 2013

Rendezvous with Republican Valley Muzzleloaders at Pawnee Indian Museum State Historic Site

May 17, 2013

New Hours at Hollenberg Pony Express Station State Historic Site

May 14, 2013

Wichita, Washington, Dodge City Buildings Added to National Register of Historic Places

Formerly Known as Treece at Kansas Historical Society

May 9, 2013

Santa Fe Trail and the Civil War Final Presentation of Kaw Councils 2013 Series

Historic Preservation Fund Grants Awarded

May 7, 2013

Governor Brownback Proclaims May 11 as Red Rocks Day

May 6, 2013

Historic Sites Board of Review Nominates 10 Properties for National Register of Historic Places

May 1, 2013

Kansas Historical Society and Kansas Historical Foundation Present Spring Meeting June 14 – 15

April 29, 2013

KU Main Campus, Lawrence Farmstead, and Kansas City Church Added to National Register of Historic Places

April 26, 2013

Kaw Councils 2013 Series Presents Kansas Women, Work, and the Civil War

Kansas Territorial Characters Performance at Constitution Hall State Historic Site

April 25, 2013

Grand Reopening at Red Rocks State Historic Site

Lavender Sachet Workshop at Shawnee Indian Mission State Historic Site

April 24, 2013

Barn and High School Stadium Added to National Register of Historic Places

Heritage Trust Fund Grant Workshop in Dodge City

April 18, 2013

John Brown Museum Offers Special Tours for Railroad Day

April 17, 2013

Quilt Show and Spring Tea at Grinter Place State Historic Site

April 11, 2013

Kaw Councils 2013 Series Presents Portrayal of Thaddeus Stevens

April 5, 2013

Frontier Forts of Kansas at Pawnee Indian Museum State Historic Site

April 2, 2013

First Territorial Capital State Historic Site to Reopen for Travel Season

March 29, 2013

The Civil War in Kansas First Presentation of Kaw Councils 2013 Series

March 28, 2013

Kansas Territorial Characters Performance at Constitution Hall State Historic Site

Trail Dedication, Spring Kickoff at Mine Creek Battlefield State Historic Site

March 26, 2013

Red Rocks State Historic Site to Reopen for Travel Season

March 25, 2013

Hollenberg Pony Express Station State Historic Site to Reopen for Travel Season

Mine Creek Battlefield State Historic Site to Reopen for Travel Season

March 21, 2013

Kaw Councils 2013 Series at Kaw Mission State Historic Site

March 19, 2013

More Kansas Newspapers Available Online

March 14, 2013

Application Deadline Near for Historical Society Internships

March 11, 2013

Public Invited to Experience, Explore Archeology at Field School

March 8, 2013

New Hours at Fort Hays State Historic Site

March 7, 2013

History & Environmental Fair at Kansas Historical Society

Furnishing Kansas Opens March 15 at Kansas Museum of History

March 4, 2013

Historical Society Research Grant Applications Due

February 28, 2013

Puppet Show at Shawnee Indian Mission State Historic Site

February 27, 2013

Wood Stove Cooking Demonstration at Grinter Place State Historic Site

February 20, 2013

Kansas Territorial Characters Performance at Constitution Hall State Historic Site

February 18, 2013

Author Robert C. Jones Presenter in Bleeding Kansas Series at Constitution Hall

February 13, 2013

Territorial-era Church and Prehistoric Archeological Site Added to National Register of Historic Places

February 12, 2013

Heritage Trust Fund Grants Approved for 2013

February 11, 2013

Historic Sites Board of Review Nominates 14 Properties for National Register of Historic Places

Authors Diane Eickhoff and Aaron Barnhart at Constitution Hall State Historic Site

February 6, 2013

Furnishing Kansas Opens March 15 at Kansas Museum of History

February 5, 2013

Kris Kobach Presenter in Bleeding Kansas Series at Constitution Hall

February 1, 2013

Western Tribes Featured in Edward Curtis Photography Exhibit at Pawnee Indian Museum

Popular Sunday Series Returns to Red Rocks State Historic Site

300,000 Images Uploaded to Kansas Memory

January 31, 2013

Investigating the Blue Earth Village Site at Kaw Mission State Historic Site

Wood Stove Cooking Demonstration at Grinter Place State Historic Site

January 30, 2013

Lincoln’s Avenger: Boston Corbett at Kansas Historical Society

Explore the Myths of Underground Railroad Quilts at Shawnee Indian Mission

January 24, 2013

Hospital Buildings, Railroad Depot, Jewish Cemetery Among Sites Added to National Register of Historic Places

January 23, 2013

A Piece of History: The Lincoln Conspirator Gallows at Kansas Historical Society

January 18, 2013

Performances, Hands-On Activities, Demonstrations Scheduled for Kansas Day at Kansas Museum of History

Kansas Day at Red Rocks State Historic Site

Kansas Day Commemoration at Pawnee Indian Museum State Historic Site

Kansas Day Commemorations at Grinter Place and Shawnee Indian Mission State Historic Sites

January 17, 2013

Annual Bleeding Kansas Series at Constitution Hall State Historic Site

Kansas Day Commemoration at Kaw Mission State Historic Site

Preschool Story Time at Shawnee Indian Mission State Historic Site

December 27, 2012

Wood Stove Cooking Demonstration at Grinter Place State Historic Site

Kansas Territorial Characters Presented at Constitution Hall State Historic Site

November 30, 2012

Brown v. Board of Education National Historic Site Offers Transportation Grants

November 29, 2013

A Very White Christmas at Red Rocks State Historic Site

Christmas Traditions at Grinter Place State Historic Site

November 28, 2013

2012 Kansas Christmas Ornament Available at Museum Store, Capitol Store

Holiday Open House at Pawnee Indian Museum State Historic Site

Frontier Christmas Celebration at Kaw Mission State Historic Site

November 26, 2012

Christmas Past at Fort Hays State Historic Site

November 20, 2012

Kansas Territorial Characters Presented at Constitution Hall State Historic Site

Hollenberg Pony Express Station State Historic Site Hosts Christmas Open House

November 19, 2012

John Brown Museum State Historic Site Hosts Christmas at the Adair Cabin

Holiday Open House and Comic Melodrama at Shawnee Indian Mission State Historic Site

November 16, 2012

Governor Brownback, Bill Self Contribute to Kansas Historical Society’s Publication

November 14, 2012

Historic Sites Board of Review Nominates 10 Properties for National Register of Historic Places

November 7, 2012

Kansas Historical Foundation Announces Annual Awards, Officers, Board

November 6, 2012

Manhattan Home and Rush County Farmstead Added to National Register of Historic Places

October 30, 2012

Discover the Art at Pawnee Indian Museum State Historic Site

October 25, 2012

“Kansas Territorial Characters”Presented at Constitution Hall State Historic Site

October 24, 2012

End of Season Open House at Mine Creek Battlefield State Historic Site

October 17, 2012

“Graveside Conversations” at Fort Hays State Historic Site

October 10, 2012

Kansas Ancestor Fair at Kansas Historical Society

October 5, 2012

Learn to Preserve Digital Memories with Kansas Historical Society and Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library

October 4, 2012

Legends of the Harvest Autumn Campfire at Grinter Place State Historic Site

October 3, 2012

26th Annual Fall Festival at Shawnee Indian Mission State Historic Site

Author Debra Goodrich Bisel at Fort Hays State Historic Site

September 28, 2012

William Allen White Book Award Winning Authors at Red Rocks State Historic Site

September 20, 2012

Applefest at Grinter Place State Historic Place

September 11, 2012

250,000 Images Uploaded to Kansas Memory

September 10, 2012

Constitution Hall State Historic Site Cosponsor of Bald Eagle Rendezvous

Pawnee Indian Museum’s Richard Gould Receives Award from Professional Archaeologists of Kansas

September 7, 2012

Hail to the Chief Features Presidents at Kansas Museum of History

Sundays on the Porch at Red Rocks State Historic Site

September 4, 2012

Southwestern Tribes Featured in Edward Curtis Photography Exhibit at Pawnee Indian Museum

August 29, 2012

Kansas Students Invited to Enter Annual Essay Contest “Kansas! Say It Above a Whisper”

Kansans Invited to Enter Annual Kansas Factual Story Contest

August 15, 2012

Pony Express Festival at Hollenberg Station

Twelve Santa Fe Trail Sites Nominated to National Register

August 3, 2012

Melodrama Presented at Shawnee Indian Mission State Historic Site

American Indian Artifact Identification Day at Pawnee Indian Museum State Historic Site

Campfire Tales at Fort Hays State Historic Site

August 1, 2012

Flint Hills Community Band Concert at Kaw Mission State Historic Site

July 31, 2012

Oswego Park Added to National Register of Historic Places; Bourbon County Bridge Relocation Request Approved

July 30, 2012

Heritage Trust Fund Grant Workshop in Topeka

July 19, 2012

Four Kansas Listings Approved for National Register of Historic Places

July 6, 2012

Campfire Tales at Fort Hays State Historic Site

June 29, 2012

Heritage Trust Fund Grant Workshop in Garden City

June 25, 2012

Independence Day Celebration at Fort Hays State Historic Site

June 15, 2012

Hollenberg Pony Express Station State Historic Site on Route of Pony Express Re-ride

June 14, 2012

Historic Lecompton Territorial Days at Constitution Hall State Historic Site

June 13, 2012

Territorial Governor’s Day at First Territorial Capitol State Historic Site

June 8, 2012

Washunga Days Pow Wow Events at Kaw Mission State Historic Site

June 6, 2012

Election Year of 1864 Focus of Program at Mine Creek Battlefield State Historic Site

June 1, 2012

Fred Krebs to Discuss William Allen White’s Heartland Values at Red Rocks State Historic Site

Heritage Trust Fund Grant Workshop in Wichita

May 31, 2012

Campfire Tales at Fort Hays State Historic Site

Summer Reading Program at Grinter Place State Historic Site

May 30, 2012

Red Rocks State Historic Site to Reopen

Archeology Field School at Kansa Site of Fool Chief’s Village in Topeka

May 29, 2012

Sundays on the Porch at Red Rocks State Historic Site

May 25, 2012

Mountain Man Encampment Scheduled June 2 at Pawnee Indian Museum

Kansas Historical Society and Kansas Historical Foundation Present Spring Meeting, June 15

May 22, 2012

Territorial-Era Church Among Properties Nominated to National Register

Historic Preservation Fund Grants Awarded

May 21, 2012

Stringtown Exhibit Opens June 1 at Red Rocks State Historic Site

May 18, 2012

Teaching with Primary Sources Focus of Library of Congress Workshop

May 18, 2012

Workshop Brings Project Archaeology to the Classroom

May 15, 2012

William Clark Papers Collection Added to Kansas Historical Society’s Online Archives

May 14, 2012

Three Kansas Listings Approved for National Register of Historic Places

May 11, 2012

Heritage Trust Fund Grant Workshop in Independence

May 10, 2012

Daily Life of Civil War Soldiers at Mine Creek Battlefield State Historic Site

May 2, 2012

Author Debra Goodrich Bisel at Mine Creek Battlefield State Historic Site

April 27, 2012

Event Celebrates Fiber Arts and Pays Tribute to Early Johnson County Residents

April 27, 2012

Hollenberg Pony Express Station State Historic Site to Reopen for Travel Season

April 20, 2012

Edward Curtis Photography Exhibit Opens May 2 at Pawnee Indian Museum

Exhibit Features Art of Cheyenne and Kiowa Warriors at Kaw Mission State Historic Site

April 18, 2012

Food of Civil War Soldiers at Mine Creek Battlefield State Historic Site

April 17, 2012

Grinter Place Hosts 36th Annual Quilt Show

April 12, 2012

John Brown Museum Offers Special Tours for Railroad Day

April 11, 2012

"A Glimpse of Kanza Geography" at Kaw Mission State Historic Site

April 10, 2012

"Kansas: The Center of It All" at Pawnee Indian Museum State Historic Site

April 4, 2012

"Historic Springs in Kansas" at Kaw Mission State Historic Site

April 2, 2012

Head Bling! Features Beautiful and Bizarre Headwear at Kansas Museum of History

March 30, 2012

Mine Creek Battlefield State Historic Site to Reopen for Travel Season

March 29, 2012

Kansas City Fire Insurance Atlas Added to Kansas Historical Society’s Archives

March 29, 2012

Students Go Green at History & Environmental Fair

March 27, 2012

Spring Tea at Grinter Place State Historic Site

March 22, 2012

Application Deadline Near for Historical Society Internships

March 21, 2012

Robert Morris Peck on the Santa Fe Trail, 1857-1861

March 20, 2012

Santa Fe Trail History 101 Featured in Kaw Councils 2012

March 14, 2012

Kaw Councils 2012 at Kaw Mission Explores Santa Fe Trail, Historic Springs

March 12, 2012

Public Invited to Experience, Explore Archeology at Field School

March 8, 2012

Historical Society Research Grant Deadline Upcoming

March 7, 2012

Wood stove demonstrations, lunch at Grinter Place

February 22, 2012

Heritage Trust Fund Grants Approved for 2012—24 Projects at $1,096,000

Effort to Document Historic African American Properties in Manhattan Leads to Two National Register Nominations

Traveling Exhibit Tells the Story of Homesteaders

February 16, 2012

Kansas Memory Features African American History

New National Register Properties Named

Gospel Concert Benefits John Brown Museum

February 8, 2012

Wood Stove Cooking Demonstrations,
History Presentations, and Lunch at Grinter Place

January 30, 2012

Native Sons and Daughters of Kansas Contest Winners Announced

January 27, 2012

William Allen White House to Open for Kansas Day

January 25, 2012

Students Research Local Civil War Veterans Through Sleeping Heroes Project

January 19, 2012

Tracing the Wind People Through Time: An Introduction to Kaw Archeology

January 18, 2012

Free Access to Selected Kansas Archives on Ancestry.com

Politicians, Underground Railroad, Quantrill’s Raid Survivors Topics of Bleeding Kansas Series

January 13, 2012

Performances, Hands-On Activities, Demonstrations Scheduled for Kansas Day at the Kansas Museum of History

Melodrama to Highlight Kansas Day Events
at KC-Area State Historic Sites

January 12, 2012

Pawnee Indian Museum to Honor Bison for Kansas Day

Kansas Day Commemoration at Fort Hays State Historic Site

January 6, 2012

New Exhibit at Kansas Museum of History
Includes World’s Earliest Printed Map

January 3, 2012

Wood Stove Cooking Demonstrations,
History Presentations, and Lunch at Grinter Place

November 30, 2011

Exhibit Features Art of Cheyenne and Kiowa Warriors

Holiday Traditions Celebrated at Grinter Place State Historic Site

November 23, 2011

Site of 1958 Dockum Drug Store Sit-In Among National Register Nominations

Holiday Open House at Pawnee Indian Museum State Historic Site

November 18, 2011

Holiday Open House and Comic Melodrama
at Shawnee Indian Mission State Historic Site

Celebrate Christmas Past at Fort Hays State Historic Site

November 17, 2011

Holiday Open House at Kaw Mission State Historic Site

November 14, 2011
William Allen White House State Historic Site Closing for Winter

November 2, 2011

Military Veteran Experiences Featured on kansasmemory.org

October 25, 2011

Wood Stove Cooking Demonstrations, Lunch at Grinter Place

“Search for the Lost Trail of Crazy Horse” at Pawnee Indian Museum State Historic Site

October 24, 2011

Citizen Potawatomi Nation to Commemorate 150th Anniversaries of Kansas Statehood and Treaty Signing

October 17, 2011

Historical Society Announces Newest National Register Listings

October 11, 2011

"Graveside Conversations" at Fort Hays State Historic Site

October 10, 2011

"Legends Around the Campfire" at Grinter Place State Historic Site

October 6, 2011

"Eliza Huffaker" Returns to Kaw Mission

Leavenworth's Book Barn Celebrates Kid's Kansas Children's Book with Activities, Giveaways

September 28, 2011

Volunteers Needed for Kaw River Nature Trail Cleanup at First Territorial Capitol

September 23, 2011

Kansas Ancestor Fair to be Held in Topeka

September 22, 2011

Kid's Kansas Activity Book to Debut at Kansas Book Festival

Shawnee Indian Mission Hosts 25th Annual Fall Festival

September 21, 2011

Museum Store Announces Sales, Temporary Closure

September 15, 2011

Governor Brownback Announces Last Five Notable Kansans in Hutchinson

September 6, 2011

Exhibit Features Front Pages From 9/11 Newspapers

"Seth Hays" at Kaw Mission State Historic Site

September 2, 2011

Sundays on the Porch Series at William Allen White House State Historic Site

Governor Brownback to Announce Five More Notable Kansans in Wichita

August 31, 2011

Governor Brownback Announces Five More Notable Kansans at Fort Scott

August 30, 2011

New Hours at Shawnee Indian Mission State Historic Site

August 29, 2011

Hollenberg Pony Express Station State Historic Site to Close For the Season

August 26, 2011

New Hours at William Allen White House State Historic Site

Governor Brownback to Announce Five More Notable Kansans at Fort Scott

August 25, 2011

Governor Brownback Announces Five More Notable Kansans in Fairway

August 23, 2011

Governor Brownback to Announce Five More Notable Kansans in Fairway

August 19, 2011

Historic Sites Board of Review Nominates Six Properties for National Register of Historic Places

Historical Society Announces Newest National Register Listings

August 18, 2011

Governor Brownback Announces First Five Notable Kansans

August 16, 2011

“Finding Jefferson’s Salt Mountain: George Champlin Sibley and the Exploration of the Central Plains” at Kaw Mission

August 12, 2011

KSU Graduate Student New Site Administrator
at First Territorial Capitol State Historic Site

Zenger Named New Site Administrator at Hollenberg Pony Express Station State Historic Site

August 11, 2011

Governor Brownback to Announce Top 25 Notable Kansans

August 8, 2011

KANSAS HISTORICAL SOCIETY RECEIVES FUNDING TO DIGITIZE 100,000 MORE NEWSPAPER PAGES

July 27, 2011

AMERICAN INDIAN ARTIFACT DAY AT PAWNEE INDIAN MUSEUM STATE HISTORIC SITE

July 21, 2011

FLINT HILLS COMMUNITY BAND CONCERT RETURNS TO KAW MISSION

July 11, 2011

PBS' HISTORY DETECTIVES EPISODE FEATURES KANSAS HISTORICAL SOCIETY COLLECTIONS

June 21, 2011

KANSAS STATE CAPITOL OFFERS EVENING TOURS AS PART OF FILM SERIES

June 16, 2011

NATIONAL PARK SERVICE APPROVES KANSAS HISTORIC PRESERVATION PLAN

HERITAGE TRUST FUND GRANT WORKSHOP IN HAYS

"HEALTHY EATING FROM YOUR GARDEN 101" AT SHAWNEE INDIAN MISSION STATE HISTORIC SITE

June 15, 2011

COMMUNITY ICE CREAM SOCIAL
AT GRINTER PLACE STATE HISTORIC SITE

June 14, 2011

KANSAS LOTTERY OIL PAINTING EXHIBIT

June 13, 2011

FREE COMMUNITY CONCERT AT KAW MISSION STATE HISTORIC SITE

WASHUNGA DAYS AT KAW MISSION STATE HISTORIC SITE

June 10, 2011

INDEPENDENCE DAY AT FORT HAYS STATE HISTORIC SITE

June 8, 2011

SUNDOWN FILM FESTIVAL: MOVIES FOR THE KANSAS 150

June 6, 2011

HOLLENBERG PONY EXPRESS STATION TO HONOR VISITING VETERAN WOUNDED IN ACTION

June 3, 2011

TERRITORIAL GOVERNOR'S DAY AT FIRST TERRITORIAL CAPITOL STATE HISTORIC SITE

June 2, 2011

"EASY AS PIE" WORKSHOP AT SHAWNEE INDIAN MISSION STATE HISTORIC SITE

June 1, 2011

UPDATE: EVENTS AT HOLLENBERG PONY EXPRESS STATION STATE HISTORIC SITE

May 31, 2011

KANSAS 150 FLOWER EXHIBIT

May 26, 2011

HOLLENBERG PONY EXPRESS STATION COMMEMORATES KANSAS 150 WITH TWO EVENTS

May 24, 2011

HISTORIC PRESERVATION FUND GRANTS AWARDED

May 18, 2011

HERITAGE TRUST FUND GRANT WORKSHOP IN McPHERSON

May 16, 2011

HISTORIC SITES BOARD OF REVIEW ANNOUNCES NEW NATIONAL REGISTER LISTINGS

May 13, 2011

PUBLIC INVITED TO JOIN DISCUSSIONS ABOUT KANSAS HISTORY AND PRESERVATION

May 10, 2011

SUMMER READING PROGRAM AT GRINTER PLACE STATE HISTORIC SITE

May 5, 2011

PUBLIC INVITED TO EXPERIENCE, EXPLORE ARCHEOLOGY AT POTTAWATOMIE COUNTY FIELD SCHOOL

May 4, 2011

PRESERVATION WORKSHOP OFFERS TIPS ON PRESERVING BUILDINGS, DOCUMENTS, PHOTOS, AND OBJECTS

May 2, 2011

TWENTY-FIVE YEARS OF IOLA REGISTER NOW ONLINE