For Adults

The Museum offers a variety of programs each month to engage adult audiences to learn more about Johnson County and regional history.  Visit the museum calendar for upcoming events and check out the quarterly programs below.

Behind-the-Scenes Museum Tour

Behind Scenes Tour promoJoin us for a behind the scenes tour of the Johnson County Museum’s collections at the new Arts & Heritage Center! Led by museum staff, visitors will learn why we collect, how we collect, and the importance to our local community. Our collection features over 20,000 3D objects and over one million images. The Arts & Heritage Center facility holds the museum’s two-dimensional collection, including manuscript collections, maps, photographs, and quilts. This program can be scheduled as a private tour for your Scout and fraternal group too! Call 913-715-2570 or email to make a reservation (minimum of 10 people). Tour lasts approximately one hour.  Admission includes the tour and entry to the Johnson County Museum. 

Admission (musuem members): $4 per person; (non-members): $10 adults, $9 seniors, $8 children (1-17); museum members receive a 20% discount.

Lunch & Learn

presenter speaking to a group at the museumJoin us for sessions over the noon hour to learn about other regional museums, historic collections, preservation techniques and generally interesting stuff!  Sessions typically last two hours. Fee is $4 per person,  museum members receive a 20% discount.  Check the museum calendar to the right for dates and details.