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Museum After Hours

Join us for our special Museum After Hours program series, 6:30 p.m. Fridays. The programs complement the Kansas Museum of History's special exhibit, Captured:  The Extraordinary Adventures of Colonel Hughes, and are held in recognition of the 100th anniversary of World War I. The program is free. Admission to the museum is half-price from 5 to 6:30 p.m.; the Museum Store is also open until 6:30 p.m.


May 11, 2018 - "A Final Goodbye: Gold Star Mother Pilgrimages 1929-1933"

The Gold Star Mothers' Association initiated a pilgrimage to Europe for mothers with sons buried overseas to visit their fallen. Presented by Stacie Petersen, registrar at the National World War I Museum and Memorial.