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Preserving the heritage and history of the Kansas National Guard

Jan 30

20th Anniversary of the Museum Opening and World War One Brown Bag Lunch

On February 1st the Museum will celebrate its 20th Anniversary.  Join us at the Brown Bag Lunch and presentation and stay for the cake and commemoration of the Museum’s opening and its ongoing success in presenting the preserving the militia heritage of the Kansas National Guard..

Apr 28

Heartland Military Day – June 10, 2017

Please join us in commemorating the contributions of Kansas servicemen and servicewomen on June 10, 2017 at the Kansas National Guard Museum for Heartland Military Day.   There will be World War II reenactments, live bands, a panel covering Kansas in World War One and more!   Please join us!  

Jan 13

2017 Membership Drive

  The museum is currently in the midst of the 2017 membership drive.  Click here for more information on the benefits of museum membership and how you can help the museum fulfill its mission.

Oct 07

Militia at the Kansas Statehouse

A view of Topeka and Wichita militia, Batteries A & B, in formation at the Kansas Statehouse in Topeka, Kansas, during the Populist War. The dispute began when both the Republican and Populist parties claimed victory in the Kansas House elections in 1892. A number of contests were still being disputed when the legislative session …

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Oct 01

99th Annual, 35th Infantry Division Association Reunion

Participants of the 99th Annual, 35th Infantry Division Association Reunion, visited the Museum of the Kansas National Guard in Topeka, Ks on Friday September 9, 2016. Members of the 35th, both past and present, gathered this last weekend for the reunion held in Kansas City, MO.  The 35th Infantry Division Association will hold its 100th …

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