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Kansas Teachers' Hall of Fame

603 5th Ave, Dodge City, KS 67801-4335
+1 316-225-7311
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Cant wait to return when it is open

I am a teacher and was here on Spring Break. Very sad to see this place closed and not open til... read more

Reviewed March 14, 2018
McGehee1
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Bruceville, Texas
Two For One

There are two museums here, the Kansas Hall Of Fame & a wax museum. Very friendly & nice workers... read more

Reviewed August 22, 2017
sweepea1
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Missouri
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Unique museum dedicated to the teaching profession featuring books, desks and other items from early classrooms.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good15%
  • Average21%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible0%
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“wax museum” (6 reviews)
“old school” (3 reviews)
“spring break” (2 reviews)
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603 5th Ave, Dodge City, KS 67801-4335
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+1 316-225-7311
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Reviewed March 14, 2018

I am a teacher and was here on Spring Break. Very sad to see this place closed and not open til April. There was a nice caretaker out front cleaning the lawn and he was great, gave good information and insight.

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Reviewed August 22, 2017

There are two museums here, the Kansas Hall Of Fame & a wax museum. Very friendly & nice workers with lots of knowledge.

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Reviewed July 25, 2017

The best part of this museum is the schoolroom set up in the rear of the building, and the one-room schoolhouse building outside. They even let us ring the school bell! Mary, the docent, was a treasure and had lots of stories about her own...More

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Reviewed June 30, 2017

This is not your "drive 4 hours" to go see museum. However, if you are passing near, it is a great stop. Small, but very well done. The staff is very knowledgeable and fun to visit with. There is an original school house that has...More

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Reviewed October 6, 2016

We were fortunate to be able to visit as this museum was usually closed at the time we visited. The curator was so kind to give us a thorough tour and answered our many questions. I especially loved the old books in the library. And...More

Thank Vicki1949
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Reviewed September 18, 2016

what a quaint picture of days gone by . i loved the ambiance of long ago made me feel like i house back to little house in the prairie

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Reviewed August 29, 2016

A small but well appointed museum dedicated to the best teachers of Kansas. The back room is filled with teaching artifacts and item from 1900 to the present. Out back is a complete authentic one-room school house. A great stop - and if you attended...More

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Reviewed August 25, 2016

Small but accessible for all ages. Not expensive and nice staff. Dodge city is a fun place to visit. Love going there.

Thank Jansanut
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Reviewed August 15, 2016

The Kansas Teachers' Hall of Fame is an excellent place to revisit those teachers that have dedicated their lives to the children of our fine state of Kansas. You will see top-notch technology as it shares the accomplishments of teachers that have received the honor...More

Thank Patricia P
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Reviewed July 30, 2016 via mobile

We went to see the wax museum and found out these were in the same building. The wax museum had some good statues in it and the history on each of the displays but when we got thru looking at the was figures the ladies...More

Thank Nathan H
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