Join the Museum in celebrating our community’s young historians.
Sunday, May 5th at 2:00 p.m. – DeVore Auditorium at the Historical Museum
Admission for this event is free
The Museum celebrates the achievements of the area’s young historians with an award ceremony recognizing those who have placed in state and national competition through National History Day. Awards will be presented to those who have created NHD projects related to local history in Sedgwick County. Through the generosity of the DeVore Family Foundation, the Museum will present awards for essays on local history topics. Awards and other recognition are given for exhibits, essays, videos, websites and performance. The event includes a special keynote address by historian and educator Mindy Tallent of Friends University. The Awards event will be followed by refreshments, a special tour, and a visit to the Museum’s clock tower.