Museums in Ottawa, KS

Find museums in Ottawa, KS. Listings include Plaza 1907, Old Depot Museum and Carnegie Gift Shop. Click on each in the list below the map for more information.

  • 06/04/20
    DEDICATION OF EGLESIA MEXICANA DE NUESTRA SENORA DE GUADEALUPE, JUNE 4, 1916. In the early 1900s, Ottawa was home to a large population of Mexican railroad workers who, lacking an easily accessible ch...
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  • 06/04/20
    FCHS is pleased to announce plans to reopen (by appointment) the Old Depot Museum and Franklin County Records & Research Center on JUNE 17! We'll start taking reservations on June 9. --Learn about the...
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  • 06/02/20
    RAY HARTSHORN: FIREFIGHTER, WWI VETERAN, PURPLE HEART RECIPIENT, BALLOONIST, ANIMAL LOVER, ACCIDENT-PRONE. Ray Hartshorn (1895-1977) led a life that was equal parts perilous and fun. Ottawa newspapers...
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  • 05/31/20
    #SundayDrive FIRST FRANKLIN COUNTY POOR FARM, 1873. Across early Kansas, county poor farms served to care for the homeless, indigent, elderly, orphaned, and chronically ill citizens who otherwise had ...
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