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Thank you for visiting the Jim Gatchell Memorial Museum website. Stay up-to-date on museum events, exhibits, and news here on our blog.

Fall Gathering Date has been Announced

April 7, 2021

The Gatchell Museum Association invites you to the "Red Angus Saloon" (Johnson County Fairgrounds) on Saturday October 9, 2021. From 6 - 9 p.m. enjoy dinner, auctions, raffles, and live entertainment. More details to come.


Summer Programming, 2021

March 29, 2021

The museum has been busy planning our summer 2021 programs.  Returning after a year off due to COVID, is Art Museum Mondays. While the start date for the program is up in the air, kids between the ages of 6 - 12 can register for this free program, held on Mondays from 10 - 11 a.m. where they can enjoy an art lesson and


Past Stories

Homeschool Programs

March 16, 2021

The museum offers homeschoolers and parents the opportunity to attend free homeschool programs every other month during the school year. Typically


Updated COVID policies

February 26, 2021

Thank you for visiting the museum. We want to make sure staff and visitors feel comfortable here. As such, current museum


Centennial Ranches Virtual History Conference

February 16, 2021

The museum is excited to announce our history conference is going virtual and celebrating three centennial ranches in Johnson County. Here

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