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Upcoming Events

  • Feb. 2: Museum participates in the Downtown Excelsior Partnership’s annual chocolate tour.
  • Feb. 8-10: Second Weekends in Excelsior — Museum open ‘til 8 p.m. on Friday, with the ES Genealogy Society hosting a free night of genealogy. Saturday open 11 a.m.-4 p.m.; Sunday open 1-4 p.m.


The Museum is celebrating it’s 50th Anniversary!

The charter for the Excelsior Springs Historical Museum was issued December 6, 1967 with 101 charter members. The by-laws were adopted on January 28, 1968. The first president was Sam C. Sherwood, a local realtor. There were seven board members. In 2011 the name was changed to Excelsior Springs Museum & Archives.