Archive for Thursday, February 21, 2008

JoCo Museum

February 21, 2008

The Johnson County Museum of History, 6305 Lackman Road, Shawnee, is open from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday and 1 to 4:30 p.m. Sunday. It is closed Monday and major holidays.

Admission is free.

¢ The Lanesfield School Historic Site, 187th and Dillie Road in Edgerton, is open from 1 to 5 p.m. Tuesdays through Sundays.

Visitors can practice penmanship, cipher math problems on a slate, or participate in a spelling bee with a costumed schoolteacher.

Built in 1869, the school is the only building that remains on the town site of Lanesfield, a mail stop on the Santa Fe Trail.

For more information, call (913) 893-6645.

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