Kansas Museum of History

KS Museum

Bleeding Kansas exhibit

6425 SW Sixth Ave, Topeka KS 66615

Excellent museum tells the entire story of the state with exhibits on its turbulent antebellum and Civil War history. Items shown include a flag carried by one of William Quantrill’s raiders, one of John Brown’s pikes, and a howitzer used by free-state forces in the 1850s.

Open 9 am-5 pm Tuesday-Saturday, 1-5 pm Sunday. $8/adult.