Shawnee County Historical Society
Cox Communications Heritage Education Center
The Historic John & Mary Jane Ritchie House
and the Bleeding Kansas era
 
1116-1118 SE Madison Avenue 
P.O. Box 2201
Topeka, KS 66601
 
Phone: 785-234-6097
Emergency Phone: 785-224-4156
                         
Historic Ritchie House Public Tours


Open Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday 9 am to 1 pm
Other times of the week, Call  785 234 6097
Suggested Admission Fee for Ritchie House
$.50 Students, $2.00 Adults.
Our Fall Walking tours are underway
October 9th at 12:30pm we will have a tour of the Topeka Zoo with Zoo Horticulturalist Rick Knight
October 16th   Historic Homes Tour 1-6pm    (fundraiser)  $75 per ticket  Send check to PO Box 2201 Topeka Ks 66601
Presentations at the Cox Center at 3pm
October 30th   Save the Docking building
November 6th    Brittany Crabtree Stiffler on Topeka Collegiate celebrating 40 years
November 13th   David Randall on his new Book
Monster Bones which features Barnum Brown of Carbondale
November 20th  3pm  Discussion on Abandoned Topeka    Emily Cowan
January 8th at 3pm   Ann Anderson
discusses Mid Century Living.
January 15th  Stepson to the Mob, living in Topeka as part of the witness protection program.

 

All events are free to Historical Society members and non members will be assessed $5 a piece to attend
 
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