Riley County Historical Museum

The Riley County Historical Museum will be closed on Tuesday, September 21st from 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. to allow the Museum staff to pay their respects to Cheryl Collins, late Riley County Historical Museum Director.

The Museum is available to visit Tuesday through Friday 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. FREE ADMISSION.

The Archive/Library is open by appointment.

We kindly request that no one visit if they feel ill, please stay at least 6-feet from others, and wear a mask if they have not received a COVID-19 vaccine. 

Goodnow House_

NEW! Goodnow House State Historic Site Virtual Tour

Goodnow House State Historic Site is also open to visitors. Please call the Riley County Historical Museum at 785-565-6490 to arrange a visit to Goodnow House.

Wolf House_

The Wolf House Museum is open Saturday & Sunday 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. 

Pioneer Log Cabin_

The Pioneer Log Cabin is open Sundays from 2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

NEW! Coloring Book - "Coloring the Past: Twenty Riley County Women Who Made History"

The Riley County Historical Society and Museum is a proud partner of the Freedom's Frontier National Heritage Area
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