Category Archives: Museum

Harvey Houses of Kansas Author in Hutchinson September 9

Rosa Walston Latimer, author of “Harvey Houses of Kansas: Historic Hospitality from Topeka to Syracuse,” is at the Reno County Museum on September 9th from 5:00-7:00 p.m. The Reno County Museum is at the corner of Avenue A and Walnut. … Continue reading

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Toying Around Exhibit at Reno County Museum

“Toying Around” is a new exhibit at the Reno County Museum in Hutchinson. The museum is located at the corner of Avenue A and Walnut Street, 100 S. Walnut Street. All of the toys in this exhibit represent the history of Reno … Continue reading

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Decorate Sugar Cookies at the Reno County Museum on Third Thursday

The Reno County Museum is hosting a free cookie decorating event during Third Thursday on December 18. It’s from 5-7 or whenever the cookies run out. The museum is at 100 S Walnut, Hutchinson.

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Trimming the Tree: Ornaments Past and Present

The Reno County Museum is presenting, “Trimming the Tree: Ornaments Past and Present,” on Saturday, December 6th. Show off your cherished holiday ornament. Special ornaments from the museum collection will also be on display. Enjoy a dessert while we marvel over … Continue reading

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Free Admission to Strataca on Sunday

The Strataca Spooktacular is happening Sunday! On Sunday only, if you wear a costume you get free admission to Strataca. Rides can be added for an additional charge. A hard hat is still required to go underground, so consider that … Continue reading

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Salt Safari Adventure Opens November 1

Strataca/Kansas Underground Salt Museum is opening a new attraction on November 1 and it’s a true adventure. Called Salt Safari, it’s a two hour long hike into unexplored parts of the salt mine. These are areas not accessible any other … Continue reading

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Hunt for Red Rock-tober at Strataca on October 5

Strataca/Kansas Underground Salt Museum is hosting the Hunt for Red Rock-tober on October 5. This is a fun excursion out into the mine to select unique and colorful salt rocks for your personal collection. Staff members will guide you in an … Continue reading

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Free Museum Admission on Saturday

Strataca and the Cosmosphere are participating in Smithsonian Magazine’s Ninth Annual Museum Day Live! on Saturday, September 28. People can download free tickets that will admit them and one other person at no charge. The Museum Day Live! ticket is … Continue reading

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See Behind the Scenes at Reno County Museum

The Reno County Museum invites the public to “behind the scenes” tours of the artifact storage area beginning on Tuesday, September 17 and continuing through Friday, September 20, 2013. The museum is at Avenue A and Walnut Street in Hutchinson. … Continue reading

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Coffee at the Cosmo at the Cosmosphere

Coffee at the Cosmo on September 19 is a program called, “We Came in Peace for All Mankind: The Untold Story of the Apollo 11 Silicon Disc.” It is from 9-10 a.m. and is free to the public. The Cosmosphere is at … Continue reading

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