Watkins Museum of History
1047 Massachusetts St.
After eight years of planning and installation, our third floor permanent exhibit will finally be unveiled! Drop by between 10 AM-4 PM Saturday and 1-4 PM Sunday to experience artifacts, images, and videos telling amazing stories from Lawrence history.
Check out new areas on the third floor including:
Molding Minds, Memories: The Universities of Douglas County
Jayhawk Spirit: KU Basketball
Engines of Diversity: The Impact of the Railroads
The Power of Education: Public Schools
Big Ideas on the Prairie: Innovators and Entrepreneurs
Reel Lawrence: Our Town in the Movies
Changing Times: Living Lawrence History