Jackson County Historical & Genealogical Society Kansas
The Barns of Soldier Creek
(includes barns, cemeteries, a country church, long horn cattle, oil wells and a roping demonstration)
September 22 and 29 - same tour both dates
8:30 am - 3:00 pm
Departure information mailed with your tickets
Guided school bus tour through western Jackson County
Tickets: $55, includes a hot lunch
Call 785-364-4991 for reservations or use the Search (magnifying glass) on this page: type "Barn Tour" to get a ticket order form (under "Events")
LUNCH & LEARN - A Series of Workshops about Beginning Genealogy
12:15 - 12:45 pm - Roebke House Museum, 216 New York, Holton
Bring Your Lunch and Join Us
September 14 - Searching Those Census Records
Jackson County Museum
Open Friday 10 am - 4 pm
May through October - Other times by appointment
Contact Us - By phone: 785-364-2087 or 785-364-4991
By email: email@example.com
Jackson County Museum - 327 New York, Holton KS
Suggested Donation: $3.00
Jackson County Historical & Genealogical Society Kansas - 216 New York
Holton KS 66436
The Jackson County Museum, 327 New York, Holton, Kansas is an 1880s period tinsmith brick building with its original tin ceiling. Museum theme: Westward, Ho! Exhibits: covered wagons to the barbed wire era. Displays: Buffalo Bill, Carrie Nation and the Barnes brothers baseball career.
Other Displays: a country school room area, World Wars I & II memorabilia, quilts, fashions, dolls, license plates and tools.
Research Materials - Go to "Resources", tab above, then "Research Materials."
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The Research House, 208 New York, Holton, Kansas has genealogical and historical papers, books, pictures, maps and other research materials related to Jackson County history. Open by appointment or stop at the Museum during museum hours for access
Roebke House Memorial Museum
216 New York - Holton
Victorian home reflecting the Louis Roebke family's life from the 1880s to the 1980s. Open by appointment or inquire at the Jackson County Museum during operating hours.