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1/24/2019 - Celebrate Kansas' Birthday

It is time to celebrate Kansas' birthday and the Smoky Hill Museum will be doing it up right. Bring the whole family and enjoy the fun at the free Kansas Day celebration, February 2 from 1:00-3:00 pm.

The whole family can enjoy learning how to make butter or shell corn. Plus, there will be make and take crafts, delicious birthday cupcakes and more. Everything's free at the Kansas Day Open House and Birthday Bash.


The Smoky Hill Museum is a nationally accredited history museum, in the heart of downtown Salina, Kansas. This FREE museum is open Tuesday-Friday 12-6 and Saturday 10-5. Also, be sure to stop by the Museum Store for a wide variety of regional and Kansas products, local artwork and gifts for all ages.

For needed accommodations, please call Nona Miller at (785) 309-5776 between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Every effort will be made to accommodate known disabilities. For material or speech access, please call at least 5 working days prior to the event.