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Watkins Community Museum of History

(785) 841-4109
1047 Massachusetts St, Lawrence, KS 66044
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Behind the Bricks: Informal Watkins Museum Tours

Recurring weekly on Thursday until December 28, 2017 Lawrence Map it

Every Thursday, Watkins docent Michele Montour introduces visitors to the amazing architecture of the Watkins Building and... Learn more

Moonlight Madness at the Watkins

October 19, 2017 Lawrence Map it

As part of downtown Lawrence's annual Moonlight Madness sales event, the Watkins will offer free Day of the Dead-themed... Learn more

German-American History Talk & Gallery Tour

October 21, 2017 Lawrence Map it

For many years, the Turnhalle on Rhode Island Street was a center of German-American life and culture in Lawrence. Now the... Learn more

Final Friday: Weaver's at the Watkins

October 27, 2017 Lawrence Map it

Weaver's Department Store has long been an iconic Lawrence business. On Final Friday, we celebrate that history with a... Learn more

Hidden Treasures: Staff Favorites from the Watkins Collections

January 1, 2018 Lawrence Map it

See "Hidden Treasures: Staff Favorites from the Watkins Collections," a new exhibit highlighting amazing artifacts and... Learn more

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