Welcome to the official website of the Scott County Historical Society.

"To establish an educationally-oriented center for the public, devoted to the collection, preservation, study, and dissemination of information on the natural and cultural environments of Scott County and the High Plains of Western Kansas."

Annual Holiday Open House and Sugar Plum Sale

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Join us this Sunday for our Annual Holiday Open House and Sugar Plum Sale.  You can fill a plate or two with special Christmas goodies for sale by the pound!  You'll find cookies, candies, and more to share with friends and family. We will also have several raffle items this year donated by Suzy Bs, Brenda Cejda, Dean Fairchild, and the SC Historical Society.  This is a wonderful oportunity to get together and enjoy great conversation, stroll the galleries, and have some refreshments.

Our temporary gallery is featuring Ceramic and Celluloid Trees collected by Dixie Neunschwander and Brenda Cejda.  They are stunning, unique, and one of them is in the raffle!  You will not want to miss this beautiful Holiday Display.

The Jerry Thomas Gallery and Collection is having a wonderful Holiday Sale on all prints.  Jerry brough in several new items and has new prints for sale.  New items feature Gallery Wrap Giclee Prints, Giclee on Coreboard, and pre-orders of his new wildlife painting.  Every purchase receives a free Jerry Thomas Christmas Card from the JT Gallery & Collection and a Punished Woman's Fork Book courtesy of the El Quartelejo Museum.  Jerry will be on hand to sign prints on Sunday as well!  

Our gift shop features not only Jerry Thomas Items and Kansas items, but many unique gifts for all ages.  We have some delightful new Christmas Chocolates!  Pop in and enjoy a Historic Holiday Afternoon!

Museum Information

Museum and Gallery Hours:

Tuesday through Saturday

1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Closed on New Year's Day, Independence Day, Thanksgiving, and Christmas.

After hour tours are available by calling: 620.874.1559 or 620.872.3523

Museum phone: 620.872.5912

Museum address
902 W. 5th
Scott City, Kansas 67871
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Mailing address
Scott County Historical Society
PO Box 155
Scott City, Kansas 67871

Upcoming Events

Sun Apr 07 @ 2:00PM - 04:00PM
Annual Meeting
Sat Jun 01 @ 2:00PM - 05:00PM
June Jaunt
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