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8788 Metcalf Ave
Overland Park , KS 66212
The Johnson County Museum offers innovative, engaging exhibitions and programs that inspire learners of all ages to discover a sense of place and spark excitement about history.
The Museum offers long-term and changing exhibits, the children's history experience KidScape, field trips, homeschool, youth and scout programs, lectures, special events, birthday party packages, rental space and a wide variety of online research tools. The museum manages two locations: the history museum inside the Johnson County Arts & Heritage Center in Overland Park and the Lanesfield Historic Site in Edgerton, Kansas.
The museum's historic collections include more than one million photographs, 20,000 3-D artifacts, and 300 cubic feet of archival material.
In 2018, the Johnson County Museum served 70,000 visitors onsite and nearly 100,000 people through online resources available at www.JoCoHistory.org.
Guided tours of the signature exhibition Becoming Johnson County are available daily at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. for no additional fee.