Ellis County Historical Society Museum

100 W. 7th St.
Hays, KS 67601- Map It
Phone: (785) 628-2624

AAA Editor Notes

Ellis County Historical Society Museum, 100 W. Seventh St., is housed in 1879 and 1926 church buildings. A replica of an early schoolroom and changing exhibits of local settlers’ possessions are displayed. A harness shop features saddles from a local historic ranch. On the museum's grounds is the Hays Fire Department Museum, which features a 1927 and a 1936 fire truck, artifacts and memorabilia.
(includes Volga-German Haus) $6; $3 (ages 6-12).
Hours: Tues.-Sat. 9-6, Sun. 1-6. Closed Jan. 1, Easter, Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and Christmas.