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The Johnson County Museum offers innovative, engaging exhibitions and programs that inspire learners of all ages to discover a sense of place and spark excitement about history at two sites: Lanesfield Historic Site in Edgerton, Kansas, and the main museum in the Johnson County Arts & Heritage Center in Overland Park.

The Museum offers long-term and changing exhibits, the children’s history experience KidScape, field trips, home school, youth and scout programs, summer camps, lectures, special events, birthday party packages, event spaces and a wide variety of online research tools. The museum’s historic collections include more than one million photographs, 20,000 3-D artifacts, and 300 cubic feet of archival material.

General Admission Prices 

  • $6 adults
  • $5 seniors (ages 60 plus), veterans, and students (18 plus with Student ID)
  • $4 children, ages 1 through 17
  • Under 1 free
  •  $23.00 Family Maximum Daily Fee (must reside in same household)

For a private guided tour for your group or club, please call 913-715-2570 to make a reservation.

2024 Free Days!

  • Thursday, March 14th
  • Saturday, June 8th
  • Saturday, September 14th
  • Wednesday, November 27th

Museums For All

As part of the Museums for All program, SNAP Electronic Benefits Transfer (EBT) card holders can visit the Johnson County Museum for 50% off. Admission fees are $3 for adults, $2.50 for seniors, and $2 for children (up to four people), with the presentation of a SNAP EBT card.

Museum Memberships

Join now and save!  Museum members receive free admission all year long, discounts on programs and museum store products, and invitations to exhibit openings plus an e-newsletter to stay up to date on that’s happening. Memberships are valid for one calendar year from the date of purchase and are available in three options (listed below).

Purchase your memberships in person at the Johnson County Arts & Heritage Center, online at this link, or by calling 913-826-2787.

Membership Options:
Individual (member + guest)  -  $35
Family (up to 6 people)  -  $60
Group (up to 12 people) - $120