Allen County Historical Museum

20 S Washington Ave
PO Box 163
Iola, KS 66749
Phone: (620) 365-3051
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Located inside a renovated 100 year old business building, the Allen County Historical Museum is your pathway to yesterday. Featuring numerous displays, the museum tells many stories about the history of this prominent Kansas county. In addition to the important artifacts in the museum's holdings, the Allen County Historical Society Museum features one of the largest collections of historic photographs in the southeast Kansas region. Genealogists can use the helpful materials located in the museum's library. Enjoy permanent exhibits and changing window displays that tell the story of Allen County. Read about famous people that have hailed from this area, including baseball greats Walter Johnson and George Sweatt, hall-of-fame horse jockey Johnny Adams, Major General Frederick Funston and even 1968 Miss America, Debra Barnes.

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