The Johnson County Museum will be closed Monday, September 7th, to observe Labor Day, and Tuesday, September, 22nd, to refresh KidScape.
The Johnson County Museum is participating in the Blue Star Museums program, offering all active military service members and their families free admission to the 1950s All-Electric House from Memorial Day through Labor Day. Learn more details about other participating museums here.
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, a speakers bureau, 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. The museum serves 40,000 visitors onsite and nearly 100,000 people through online resources available at www.JoCoHistory.org.