Lansing Historical Museum

Historical Society  building
Museum Location

115 E. Kansas Avenue

Museum Hours
  • 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday
  • 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday

Contact (913) 250-0203 for more information.

The Lansing Historical Museum opened on June 10, 1999, under the auspices of the Lansing Historical Society. In 2006, the society passed ownership and operation of the museum to the city of Lansing. Laura Phillippi is the site supervisor.

Lansing Historical Society At a Glance

  • President: Linda Lockwood
  • Vice-President: Francis Wayman
  • Secretary: Verlin Tompkins
  • Treasurer : Leonard Lockwood

The society meets the last Tuesday of every month.


There are 244 members, 188 of whom are lifetime members

Membership dues
  • Senior Citizen and Student memberships: $5
  • Individual memberships: $10
  • Family memberships: $15
  • Business or Professional memberships: $50

Lansing Historical Society Photo Gallery

See the Lansing Historical Society Photo Gallery.

Museum Panorama - Outside View

panorama view of lansing prison and history museum

See the Historical Museum area in this 360° panorama.

Train Depot on the Move

Watch video of the train depot moving to its new home.

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