From the beginning, Kauffman Museum has been about celebrating the magic of things, from one-of-a-kind artifacts to a fully reconstructed prairie to otherwise common everyday objects imbued with significance by history. 

Visit us today and explore Mennonite stories at Kauffman Museum!

Upcoming Events

Faspa: Mennonite Charcuterie

Faspa: Mennonite Charcuterie

Our Spring Celebration! Celebrate the coming of spring with a take-away Faspa meal. Mennonite communities have been sharing faspa, a light evening meal of bread, meat, jam, and cheese, for centuries. Here's your chance to share in that tradition! Register for a meal...

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Visit Kauffman Museum virtually! Watch, Listen and Learn through videos, podcasts and exhibit interactives.

“Mennonite Peace Efforts under Communist Observation,” Pastor Bernhard Thiessen

May 21, 2023

“Of Wool & Silk: Textile Explorations in Central Asia,” Dr. Mary M. Dusenbury

May 20, 2023

“The Past in the Present” with Justina Neufeld and Janine Wedel | Living Endowment Dinner 2022

Oct 23, 2022

“Decommissioned Missile Silo Sites: Reminders of Our Past and Future” | SAAM

Sept 18, 2022



27th and North Main St.
North Newton, KS 67117
Across from the main campus of
Bethel College


(316) 283-1612
Mailing address:
300 E. 27th Street
North Newton, KS, 67117-1716


Tue-Fri  9:30am-4:30pm
Sat-Sun 1:30pm-4:30pm
Closed Mondays and
Major Holidays