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Accredited by the American Alliance of Museums since 1997

The Smoky Hill Museum is Kansas's oldest, nationally accredited, hands-on history museum. Each time you visit, you find interactive fun around every corner. See what we do.

Welcome to the Smoky Hill Museum

The Smoky Hill Museum explores history in unexpected ways, with interactive fun around every corner. It’s a big-city museum in a small package intentionally designed to make kids eager to stay longer, and adults want to come back for more.


Free Admission

Museum Hours:
Tuesdays-Fridays: 11 am-5:00 PM
Saturdays: 10:00 AM-5:00 PM

211 West Iron Avenue
Salina, Kansas 67401

Museum 785-309-5776
Museum Store 785-309-5775


KimberlyGreat little museum! Visited with my boys, 8 and 6, while camping at Kanopolis. We spent 3 hrs here and only 3 because they were closing! The tornado exhibit is really cool and was enjoyed by all 3 of us. My 8 yr old loved the log cabin. Definitely recommend stopping if you're in the area!

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