Wyandotte County Historical Museum


Featured Exhibit

Rosedale: 150th Anniversary March 12 - June 25

The Wyandotte County Museum is celebrating 150 years of Rosedale History with a new exhibit. Incorporated in 1872, Rosedale was an independent city until it was consolidated into Kansas City, Kansas in 1922. Despite 100 years of being part of KCK, Rosedale has retained its unique community identity and the museum is proud to partner with the Rosedale Development Association to celebrate its unique history. From the city’s founding through recent years, this exhibit will highlight major developments in the community’s history, along with key people, places, and businesses.

This exhibit will be on display at the Wyandotte County Museum from March 12-Juen 25st. It will then be displayed at the Rosedale Development Association, dates to announced. Exhibit provided by the Wyandotte County Museum in partnership with the Rosedale Development Association.


Fairfax Industrial District 100th Anniversary - July 5 - September 24

      We are seeking stories and object for the Fairfax Exhibit learn more

Buchanan's Blunder Utah Expedition Living History Event(PDF, 3MB) - June 25-26, 2022

Hispano Capitalistas and the Development of International Trade Along the Santa Fe Trail(PDF, 114KB) - June 25 2:00 pm

The Original Kansas City, Kansas exhibit - Opening October 2022


Department Head

Amy Loch