COVID-19 Protocols and Procedures

In an effort to stem the spread of  COVID-19, Kauffman Museum is closed to visitors. Staff will be tending to other museum tasks on-site Tuesday – Friday 9:30-4:30. To contact a staff member, call 316-283-1612 during regular hours (above) or...

“Sorting Out Race”: A Community Conversation

Our current special exhibition, “Sorting Out Race: Examining Racial Identity and Stereotypes in Thrift Store Donations” arose from the desire to divert artifacts from thrift stores to an exhibit that would generate healthy community dialogue about race....
Fall Festival at Kauffman Museum

Fall Festival at Kauffman Museum

Bethel College will celebrate the 50th Fall Fest on October 3, 2020. Kauffman Museum will be open and free to celebrate Bethel College Fall Festival, October 1-3, from 9:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. We are taking the following precautions to keep our visitors and staff members...
The Prairie is ALIVE!

The Prairie is ALIVE!

(Originally scheduled for the first week in June, The Prairie is ALIVE! is postponed until August 3-5.) Campers will explore the prairie and find living things all over! Using stories, guidebooks, hikes, science experiments, and daily observations, we will discover...
First Saturday Bird Walk

First Saturday Bird Walk

We’re excited to announce that Kauffman Museum First Saturday Bird Walks will resume this Saturday, July 4th. Our First Saturday Bird Walks depart from the kiosk in the museum parking lot for a mile-and-a-half hike through Chisholm Park and along Sand Creek...

A Stitch in Time

Campers will meet virtually every day from 9:00 am-12:00 pm. Campers will receive a packet of all supplies and a t-shirt and have multiple opportunities to interact with the camp teacher as a group and individually for guidance on projects. The week will culminate...