Regent Spring Park with Swinging Bridge in the background
Blenders Restaurant (later Gold Dust)
Wabash Depot (now Wabash BBQ)
John Q Taxpayer - in front of Hall of Waters
Excelsior Springs Fair Association Harness Race - 1909
DX Station on Thompson Ave
2020.84.13a
2020.106.7a
Broadway Buffet (aka Atlas)
Excelsior Springs
Milwaukee Depot
Siloam Spring Pavilion & Sulpho Saline Pavilion - 1905
Castle Rock Hotel (later Spa View Nursing Home)
Excelsior Springs Hunt Club
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2020.106.6a
Jones Soda Well
Sheraton Elms Tallyho
Original Siloam Spring Pavilion - 1888
First Elms Hotel - 1888
Excelsior Springs Mineral Water Bottling Company
Salt Sulphur Spring Pavilion by Elms Hotel
Riding Club in front of Benton Hotel
Regent Spring Park with Swinging Bridge in the background Blenders Restaurant (later Gold Dust) Wabash Depot (now Wabash BBQ) John Q Taxpayer - in front of Hall of Waters Excelsior Springs Fair Association Harness Race - 1909 DX Station on Thompson Ave 2020.84.13a 2020.106.7a Broadway Buffet (aka Atlas) Excelsior Springs Milwaukee Depot Siloam Spring Pavilion & Sulpho Saline Pavilion - 1905 Castle Rock Hotel (later Spa View Nursing Home) Excelsior Springs Hunt Club 2020.70.3a 2020.106.6a Jones Soda Well Sheraton Elms Tallyho Original Siloam Spring Pavilion - 1888 First Elms Hotel - 1888 Excelsior Springs Mineral Water Bottling Company Salt Sulphur Spring Pavilion by Elms Hotel Riding Club in front of Benton Hotel

2022

The Museum is now accepting gently used items for its rummage sale. Contact the Museum for drop off information.


February - March: The Museum is open with its winter hours (Tuesdays, Fridays and Saturdays, 11-4)


March 29 - April 2: Museum's Rummage Sale


April 1: The Museum resumes its regular hours -  Tuesdays through Saturdays, 11AM-4PM. The entrance fee is $5 per person for non-members.


April 8-16: Cooley Lake Art Show

Congratulations goes to artist Kandi Harrison, whose "Sunset at Cooley Lake" took the third prize in our recent art show! ... See MoreSee Less
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We are currently honoring the local veterans of World War II in our Military Room at the Museum. Photos, military service histories, uniforms on display -- along with the story of the war's impact on the home front. This is a wonderful project from Fold3.Carl B. Sandler was a young British man living in the U.S. when Britain entered WWII. Sandler enlisted to serve in the US Army and befriended John Ebert (pictured here). They served alongside each other in the 26th Infantry. They were together when a German sniper shot and killed Ebert. Following the war, Sandler wrote his memoir, remembering Ebert's last moments. Two years ago, Sandler's grandson (living in London) found his grandfather's memoir and decided to learn more about John Ebert. He was pleased to learn that Stories Behind the Stars, an organization trying to honor WWII's fallen, was working to memorialize Ebert. Learn more about this twist of fate on Ebert's Fold3 Memorial: fnote.it/6xp1 ... See MoreSee Less
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Congratulations to Kerry Jones for his second place win with "Lily of the Lake"! His photos showed the full range of beauty discoverable at Cooley Lake throughout the year. ... See MoreSee Less
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We appreciate the electrical trades students who worked all over our Museum this spring! ... See MoreSee Less
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