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Chase County Historical Society Museum

301 Broadway St, Cottonwood Falls, KS
+1 316-273-8500
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Visit of local museum

Had personal briefing by local director as was only visitor at the time. Small but interesting bit... read more

Reviewed 2 July 2017
peartreeacres
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Concordia, Missouri
Cool little museum. Knute Rockne exhibit was a nice surprise

We stopped in while spending an afternoon in Cottonwood Falls. We were pleasantly surprised by this... read more

Reviewed 3 March 2017
Gary H
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Kansas City, Kansas
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A comprehensive history of the Flint Hills area.
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good45%
  • Average22%
  • Poor0%
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2 Jul 2017
“Visit of local museum”
3 Mar 2017
“Cool little museum. Knute Rockne exhibit was a nice surprise”
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Reviewed 2 July 2017

Had personal briefing by local director as was only visitor at the time. Small but interesting bit of local history.

Thank peartreeacres
Reviewed 3 March 2017

We stopped in while spending an afternoon in Cottonwood Falls. We were pleasantly surprised by this little museum. The Knute Rockne exhibit was pretty interesting. I had no idea he had he died close to there. The staff was very helpful and friendly. We really...More

Thank Gary H
Reviewed 5 September 2016

The Knute Rockne exhibit is locally significant and a national historical event. Very nice. Beyond that - the place smells terrible - like a musty, dirty basement. Utterly unacceptable for a tourist attraction. The people were nice enough and the $3 admission could honestly be...More

Thank Ryan S
Reviewed 25 August 2016

My husband and I stopped in to do a little family history research. The staff was very helpful. The museum has some interesting artifacts as well.

Thank Missinglinks62
Reviewed 16 September 2015

As I said before I have been to the court house many different times. Mostly during the redao season in Strong City. But I also have many family members who live there. So as part of the many reasons to visit I have been to...More

Thank Willard F
Reviewed 19 June 2014

A combination of a tribute to Will Rodgers (whose only connection to the town is the fact that he died in a plane crash near here) and a collection of memorabilia from an rural and agricultural way of life now consigned to history. If you...More

1  Thank Vandal72
Reviewed 10 September 2012

This is a great museum. Many, many, interesting artifacts (some of which I have never seen at other museums) from the pioneer days are on display. To me the highlight was the country records room, where they have books and ledgers of the town government....More

Thank Rogerdob
Reviewed 2 May 2012

The CCHSM is a treasure trove, especially for geneology enthusiasts! The director is really helpful and is a lifelong local resident. Many fabulous artifacts from the past grace the Museum, both inside and out. They have enlarged it over the years to add new "old"...More

Thank Streak333
Reviewed 26 September 2006

The Chase County Historical Museum & Library was established in 1976. The building itself was built in 1882 and housed the Chase County National Bank until it closed its doors in 1928. Other businesses, i.e. insurance, lawyers, doctors, dentists, were located here from the time...More

2  Thank The-Past
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