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in Wichita, KS (showing 1 - 8 out of 8)

Exploration Place

Exploration Place

300 N McLean Blvd
Wichita, KS 67203   Directions

(316) 660-0600


Discover the hands-on exhibits at Exploration Place, where visitors are taken inside the experiments and exhibitions to the point that their hands become a vital part of the total experience. You're invited to get closer to science, as you encounter traveling exhibits like CSI: The Experience, test your flight skills on a flight simulator, and step inside a tornado with the Tornado Simulator. On your visit to the museum, you'll also get a chance to see great science and nature films in the IMAX theater and take part in various specialty programs hosted by Exploration Place.

Kansas Aviation Museum

Kansas Aviation Museum

3350 S George Washington Blvd
Wichita, KS 67210   Directions

(316) 683-9242


Is there an aspiring aviator in your family? If so, the classic displays, interactive exhibits and special programs like the very popular flight camp will capture your child's imagination. The information presented at the Kansas Aviation Museum may give flight to and be the perfect point of take off for your child's eventual career.

Mid-America All-Indian Center

Mid-America All-Indian Center

650 N Seneca
Wichita, KS 67203   Directions

(316) 350-3340


As the first inhabitants of the area, the stories, traditions, and culture of the American Indian is sometimes forgotten, but the Mid-America All-Indian Center works hard to preserve it all and its mission is to continue to pass on knowledge of this culture to future generations. The museum does a more than admirable job of this, as evidenced by the various classes, exhibits and lectures that are on the schedule year round.

Museum of World Treasures

Museum of World Treasures

835 1st St
Wichita, KS 67202   Directions

(316) 263-1311


The treasure hunt is on every day at the Museum of World Treasures! Both highly educational and extremely fun, see such famous world treasures as T-Rex's bones, Egyptian mummies, and various artifacts from important points in military history. Plus, with a very busy activity schedule, there is always a hands-on, interactive project in the works. Check the website regularly to begin a treasure hunt of your very own.

Old Cowtown Museum

Old Cowtown Museum

1865 W Museum Blvd
Wichita, KS 67203   Directions

(316) 350-3323


The Old Cowtown Museum makes it possible to really travel back in time without the aid of a time machine! Return to the Old West as Wichita and Sedgwick County are recreated between 1865 and 1880. Take a ride in a covered wagon, dress up in the costumes of the day to take an old-style photograph, and see genuine artifacts from the era in the museum. And don't forget to see the historic buildings on your way to the gift shop to take home a memento of your time in Old Cowtown.

Ulrich Museum of Art

Ulrich Museum of Art

1845 Fairmount St
Wichita, KS 67260   Directions

(316) 978-3664


The Ulrich Museum of Art makes it easy to enjoy so many different exhibits and styles of expression that you will come back again and again for the compelling artwork. Seeing great works of art is a given at this museum, but your senses will really be treated when you attend an "Art for Your Ears" event; a concert series that features live performances by local and regional musicians. Other features of the Ulrich include special programs for all ages, as well as workshops and materials for teachers and other education professionals.

Wichita Art Museum

Wichita Art Museum

1400 W Museum Blvd
Wichita, KS 67203   Directions

(361) 268-4921


At the Wichita Art Museum, the slogan says it all: "Your Museum. America's Art." Priceless pieces adorn the walls of various galleries and their appeal only makes strolling through the museum that much more enjoyable. Special exhibits that feature various mediums as well as limited showings of rare work are just a couple of examples of what is on the schedule of events. Check out their site regularly to find out the latest exhibits.

Wichita-Sedgwick County Historical Museum

Wichita-Sedgwick County Historical Museum

204 S Main St
Wichita, KS 67202   Directions

(316) 265-9314


The Wichita-Sedgwick County Historical Museum takes pride in collecting items that give the city's history a unique perspective. The exhibits are always updated and special presentations like Wichita's Art Stars, What to Wear fashion history exhibition, and theYoung Historians spotlight are just a few of the reasons you'll come back to the Wichita-Sedgwick County Historical Museum time and time again.

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