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 Johnson County Museum

The Johnson County Museum offers three sites for residents and visitors to Johnson County to visit: The History Museum and the 1950s All-Electric House in Shawnee and the Lanesfield Historic Site in Edgerton, Kansas. The Museum department offers long-term and changing exhibits, children's history exhibitions, online resources, school, youth and Scout programming, lectures and walking tours, and special events. The historic collections include more than one million photographs, 18,000 3-D artifacts, and 300 cubic feet of archival material.


Current partner programs are listed below. Click on the Program Name for additional information.
  • DaisyBrownieJuniorCadetteSeniorAmbassadorAdult

    Seeking the Good Life tells the story of a city from a suburban perspective. Located adjacent to Kansas City, Missouri, Johnson County’s history has been entwined with that city since its beginnings.

    Date: VARIES
    Time: Monday-Saturday from 10 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

  • DaisyBrownieJuniorCadetteSeniorAmbassadorAdult

    Built in 1869, the school is the only standing structure from Lanesfield, Kansas. Girl Scouts can investigate what it was like to go to a one-room school in 1904.

    Date: VARIES
    Time: Friday and Saturday from 1 p.m. - 5 p.m.