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Barton County Historical Society Museum and Village

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Well kept up and maintained. Took friends from Florida and the really enjoyed seeing the different... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2018
Barton County Museum

Great place for you to learn about Barton County and Kansas history! Friendly people to answer your... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2017
Carla M
Great Bend
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6 Nov 2018
“Visit with friends”
31 Aug 2017
“Barton County Museum”
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85 South Highway 281, Great Bend, KS 67530
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Reviewed 6 November 2018

Well kept up and maintained. Took friends from Florida and the really enjoyed seeing the different ways of life.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank pkuhn1
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Great place for you to learn about Barton County and Kansas history! Friendly people to answer your questions about the museum, Volunteers help with the school's field trip day for students to learn about the past.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Carla M
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Sam (13) and I visited on our trip to New Mexico. Helpful, knowledgeable staff. Lustron home on the grounds is a blast from the past when you could order your new home by mail. The barns are dusty, so no Sunday best clothes here. Historical...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Clockdocto
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Husband likes art so we headed there on a cold wet day. I prefer history and dinosaurs plus other fossils and rocks. They won me over and I really enjoyed visit as did my husband. If your in the area check it out

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank JoAnn H
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

I visited here because I had always wanted to see a Lustron home. They had one on the property furnished with original items from family that donated the home. Very neat. There were also many older buildings. I loved this museum.

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank Beth S
Reviewed 27 September 2015

For a small town it is a great museum . Was surprised as how well it is set up . Comprised of 4 or 5 buildings . If you are staying in Great Bend a well worth the time . Very reasonably price like 4...More

Date of experience: July 2015
2  Thank rk8018
Reviewed 16 July 2015

Need something to do for a while? Check out the museum. They have done a good job showing us the history of the area. Displays were very well done.

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank 02Tom03
Reviewed 15 April 2015

We visited this museum during Easter Break. We called in advance and were informed that they would be closing somewhat early. We wouldn't have found out if we hadn't called. Once there they explained a few things, and offered us to stay as long as...More

Date of experience: April 2015
2  Thank L_JCDietz
Reviewed 15 April 2015

Extremely well worth your time. The Village is awesome. Lots of history in those walls. Great staff. Exhibits are fantastic.

Date of experience: March 2015
Thank GracieAnnKat
Reviewed 17 June 2014

The Barton County Historical Society Museum and Village is a nice place to spend a half a day. There is lots of items from mid-1800's to mid-1900's to see and learn about. This is not one of those modernistic museums with lots of plaster walls,...More

Date of experience: June 2014
Thank Marlene M
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