Wichita Sedgwick County Historical Museum, Wichita

4.6
#7 of 15 in Museums in Wichita
A world-class local history museum you will love! Four floors of exhibits celebrating Wichita and Sedgwick County in Wichita's original city hall. Accredited by the American Alliance of Museums. Our Vision: To provide a world class Museum experience, advancing the understanding and exploration of the rich historical and cultural heritage of Wichita and Sedgwick County Kansas.

Our Mission: The Wichita-Sedgwick County Historical Museum’s mission is to educate the community and its visitors about local history by collecting, preserving, and interpreting materials reflecting the heritage of Wichita and Sedgwick County.

Our Core Values:

Discovery, Creativity, Empathy, Authenticity, Integrity, Service and Collaboration

These values are primary factors guiding the organization’s actions in meeting the mission and fulfilling the vision set for the Museum. By adhering to these simple tenets, the Museum is able to provide experiences which orient the visitor to the past, define the present, and help chart the course for the future.

Our Statement of Ethics: The Museum’s policies and procedures are intended to reflect the values in the Code of Ethics for Museums of the American Alliance of Museums and the Wichita-Sedgwick County Historical Museum Statement of Ethics.
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  • I really enjoyed this well-organized museum, which has something for everyone. I really enjoyed the recreation of the drug store and the "Kansas 'Cottage'".  more »
  • We went on senior Wednesday and had a great time. A new exhibit opened. Space toys.. Toys of the future. Before my time but they had a great showing, from Buck Rogers to Flash Gordon and more. Space s...  more »
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  • Loved looking at the exhibits Very interesting and only $5. What a bargain!
  • Never went inside but the picture I posted on here was the museum was a night that downtown was invaded by hundreds of crows. The creepiest night I have ever had but really cool

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