Little Houses on the Prairie | Uncle Carl’s Camp

We will explore different types of homes from pioneer days. Come find out who built these homes, what they were made of, where they were built, what they did inside the houses, and why they did things that way! We’ll be inside and outside, so come prepared for both....

First Saturday Bird Walk—May 7, 2022

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 Trail. Be prepared for some unpaved/steep terrain. Binoculars and a bird book are recommended but not required. Children...

Faspa: Mennonite Charcuterie

Celebrate May Day* and enjoy Mennonite Charcuterie! Faspa a light, evening meal of bread, meat, jam, and cheese, traditionally served in Low German Mennonite households Charcuterie an assortment of meats, cheeses, artisan breads, olives, fruits, and nuts served on a...

Kauffman Museum Strategic Planning Community Focus Group

This spring, Kauffman Museum will develop an action plan that will move the museum boldly into the 21st century, paving a way forward in our rapidly changing world. Your input as a community member is essential as we work through this process. You are invited to join...

Earth Day Falconer Program

To celebrate Earth Day and the spring exhibit, “The Magic of Things: 5 Continents, 25 Centuries, 125 Years of Collecting,” Kauffman Museum will host falconer Nate Mathews at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, April 23 in the museum auditorium. To highlight the natural history...

Sunday-Afternoon-at-the-Museum with John M. Janzen

Join us for “Drums or Organ: Contesting Musical Styles in African Christianity,” a Sunday-Afternoon-at-the-Museum program with John M. Janzen.   This event is presented as part of “The Magic of Things,” a Kauffman Museum special exhibition...

First Saturday Bird Walk – April 2022

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 Trail. Be prepared for some unpaved/steep terrain. Binoculars and a bird book are recommended but not required. Children...

COVID-19 Protocols and Procedures

Kauffman Museum COVID-19 protocols and procedures. Masks are not required at this time. Plexiglass barriers have been installed at the front desk. Museum visitors and shoppers are encouraged to: Use hand sanitizer upon entry. Wear a mask if that is their preference....