Senior Wednesday Programs at the Historical Museum occur every 4th Wednesday, January through October at 10am, doors open at 9:45. Programs can be viewed both at the Museum or remotely through the Museum’s Facebook page. Please contact the Museum for reservations and online access information. Presentations are followed by related tour in the exhibition galleries.

Sponsored in part by generous grants by The Trust Company of Kansas and Mickey Armstrong.

Admission for non-members is $ 2.00 and free to members and their guests -reservations are encouraged by calling 316-265-9314 or emailing


May 25 — Iconic Eats of Wichita: Suprising History, People and Recipes with Joe Stumpe

June 22 — Architecture of the People’s Houses with Murl Reidel

July 27 — Authenti-city, our built environment documented artistically in the paintings of Bill Goffrier

August 24 — Mexican Americans of Wichita’s North EndThe Book with authors Anita Mendoza, Jose Enrique Navarro & Jay Price

September 28 — Dress for Success: Nelly Don and American Fashion presented by Marla Day


Links to videos of past programs:

Art Deco on the Plains

Gone But Not Forgotten: Restaurants of Wichita’s Past with Denise Neil

Turn it up to 90 – the Electric Guitar and the 90th Anniversary of it Wichita World Debut.

1918 Influenza Pandemic with Beccy Tanner

Wichita Pioneer Robert E Lawrence with Gary Huffman

Wichita Neighborhoods with Pat O’Connor

Birger Sandzén – Celebrating the Vision with Cori North

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