The Mennonite Heritage Museum

200 N. Poplar
Goessel, KS 67053
(620) 367-8200 

March, April, October & November: 
Tues. - Fri.: 12-4PM    Sat. & Sun.: 1-4PM 
May - September:
Tues. - Fri.: 10-4:30PM     Sat. & Sun. 1-4:30PM
Open by appointment in winter.

more Mennonite history at
Kauffman Museum in North Newton, Kansas

Mennonitte Heritage Museum in Goessel, Kansas
Immigrant House at the Mennonitte Heritage Museum
Immigrant House museum and gift shop

The Mennonite Heritage Museum in Goessel, Kansas is part of a museum complex of 8 buildings established to preserve the artifacts from early Mennonite households, farms, schools, churches and Bethesda Mennonite hospital.

The Mennonite Heritage Museum tells the story of the Mennonite families who left Russia for religious freedom in 1874 and chose the Kansas plains for their new home. A museum store offers a variety of ethnic cookbooks, local history books, Mennonite history books, wheat weaving and other handmade arts and crafts.

Although someone could spend most of a day reading and appreciating all of the Mennonite museum complex, I think a typical visit to the Mennonite Heritage Museum will spend an hour to an hour and a half.



Goessel Mennonite Preparatory School
Goessel Preparatory School (1906-1926 graduated 260 students


School stage curtain

Goessel State Bank
Goessel State Bank (1910)

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