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Watkins Museum of History

The Watkins Museum is operated by the Douglas County Historical Society. The museum is housed in the 1888 Watkins Land Mortgage and National Bank Building, provides educational resources and activities, programs and public events, and changing exhibits that explore the heritage of Douglas County and connect the past with issues that affect our communities today. (Source:
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(Apr–Nov) Tue, Wed, Fri & Sat: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m., Thu: 10 a.m.–8 p.m., Sun: 1 p.m.–4 p.m. (Jun–Oct only) / (Dec–Mar) Tue–Sat: 10 a.m.–4 p.m., closed Sun, Mon and holidays
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1047 Massachusetts Street, Lawrence, KS 66044, USA