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Independence Historical Museum & Art Center 8th and Myrtle
PO Box 294
Independence, KS 67301


10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
--Tues - Sat
Closed Sunday and Monday

Admission Fee
$5.00 Adults
$3.00 Ages 6-18
Free - Ages 5 & Under
Free Active Military

Holiday Hours

Closed on major holidays


Opening Day - Indian Exhibit

Ray Rothgeb, Chairman of the Board and Matt Wren Dr. Isaias J. McCaffery, Professor of History at ICC, Museum Board Member
Virginia Wulfkuhle - Public Archeologist Dr Phillip Eastep, DDS - Cherryvale - gave us an update of the Eastep Archeological Site.
Part of the Artifacts on Exhibit Cherokee Doll
Breast Plate and Chocker - Osage style This quilt is being used as a fund raiser raffle with $1 per chance. The raffle will end on November 29th.
The reception for the Exhibit was held November 4, 2014 at 7PM at the Museum. Matt Wren, who dressed up in his native attire, told us about his learning three of the Indian Languages and how different each were. He spoke to us in all three languages.