Category Archives: Museum

Make a Day of It in Hutchinson on July 27

July 27 in Hutchinson is shaping up to be a full day of events in Hutchinson, making it a great day to visit. The second annual BBQ cook-off is happening in downtown Hutchinson July 27. It will be in DCI Park, … Continue reading

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Diamond W Wranglers Will Perform Underground at Strataca in Hutchinson on July 27

The award-winning Diamond W Wranglers will perform 650 feet underground at Strataca in Hutchinson on Saturday, July 27. Special ticket price is $35, and includes admission to Strataca, an underground picnic dinner, and an evening of great western music. It … Continue reading

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Cosmosphere Will Have Live Conversation with International Space Station

The Cosmosphere is offering an opportunity to be part of a live conversation with the astronauts on the International Space Station. It will be broadcast live on NASA Television and the agency’s website. The call is set for 9:30 a.m. … Continue reading

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Father’s Day Deal at Strataca

Father’s Day is this weekend and the Kansas Underground Salt Museum is helping you celebrate. Saturday and Sunday, June 15 and 16, dad gets free admission to Strataca with an additional paid admission. The Dark Ride and Train Ride are … Continue reading

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Kansas Underground Salt Museum Becomes Strataca

At an event this morning, The Kansas Underground Salt Museum unveiled a new logo including their new identifier, Strataca. Executive Director Linda Schmitt said this allows them to bring all the components of what they offer together. “The Kansas Underground Salt Museum … Continue reading

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Spaceworks Observation Gallery Opening for Apollo F-1 Engine Conservation

The Apollo F-1 Conservation Project, a conservation effort commissioned by the Bezos Expeditions F-1 Recovery Project premieres to the public at 11 a.m. Friday, May 24, at the Cosmosphere in Hutchinson. Visitors must first obtain tickets at the Cosmosphere, 1100 N. … Continue reading

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Coffee at the Cosmo – May 16

Coffee at the Cosmo is, “SpaceWorks: The Conservation of F-1 Engines” on Thursday, May 16, from 9-10 a.m. Cosmosphere staff will discuss what’s involved in this conservation. SpaceWorks is the restoration and replication division of the Cosmosphere.  The Cosmosphere is located … Continue reading

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Make a Day of It in Hutchinson on April 16, 2013

April 16, 2013 – Tuesday 10:30 a.m. Elizabeth Smart speaks at the Dillon Lecture Series at Hutchinson Community College at 10:30 a.m. in the Sports Arena. Cost is $10 and tickets can be purchased at the door. At the age … Continue reading

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Make a Day of It in Hutchinson on March 23, 2013

March 23, 2013 – Saturday Morning Spend the morning at the Kansas Underground Salt Museum. It’s the only one of its kind in the western hemisphere. Travel 650 feet underground to see a new exhibit of movie items from 20th Century … Continue reading

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Make a Day of It in Hutchinson – April 5, 2013

April 5 – Experience Downtown Hutchinson Morning Downtown Hutchinson has a number of antique shops. Armstrong Antiques has some museum quality pieces, and Bear Blessings is chock-full of interesting things to see. The Toy Depot is a step back to your … Continue reading

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