Lyon County History Center

(620) 340-6310
709 Commercial Street, Emporia, KS 66801
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The Lyon County Museum and Archives have moved to a new location in downtown Emporia! Now called the Lyon County History Center, the newly renovated, 3 story space includes a kids corner, rotating thematic exhibits depicting life in the area since 1850 and more! This historical museum houses around 250,000 artifacts, many of which were never able to be displayed in the old space. On permanent display is a model railroad exhibit. Extensive archives available for research. 



Under their supervision is the 1860s Welsh Farmstead, the Howe House. Call for a tour! 

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