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The Johnson County Museum offers two sites for residents and visitors to Johnson County to visit: The History Museum 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.
  • DaisyBrownieJuniorCadetteSeniorAmbassador

    The Lanesfield School Historic Site will be hosting its annual May Day at Lanesfield event on Saturday, May 7, 2016, from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. This community event offers visitors an opportunity to learn about how the May Day holiday was celebrated in 1904. 

    Date: 5/7/2016
    Time: 1-4 p.m.

  • 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.