Riley County Historical Museum

2309 Claflin Rd.
Manhattan, KS 66502- Map It
Phone: (785) 565-6490

AAA Editor Notes

Riley County Historical Museum, 2309 Claflin Rd., contains exhibits, changing displays and the Seaton Research Library. Next door is Hartford House, a restored prefabricated cabin brought to Manhattan on a steamboat in 1855. Also on the grounds is the 1870s Randolph Jail. The 1860s Goodnow House State Historic Site contains original furnishings and items belonging to Isaac Goodnow, a leader in the Free State Movement.
Hours: Tues.-Fri. 8:30-5, Sat.-Sun. 2-5. Library open by appointment. Phone ahead to confirm schedule for Goodnow House State Historic Site. Closed major holidays.