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Koester House Museum

Address: 919 Broadway
Marysville, KS 66508
Telephone Number: 785-562-2417
Second Telephone Number: 785-562-3101

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Directions:  1/2 block south of U.S. 36 & 77 Junction.
Hours:  Open April-October Monday-Saturday 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m.; Sunday 1-4:30 p.m.  Tours are by appointment only November through March.
Admission:  Adults - $4.00, Ages 6-12 - $2.00, 5 & under - free

Koester House Museum

The cast iron lions and dogs guarding the gates of this beautiful Victorian home were noted by Laura Ingalls Wilder in "On the Way Home", a diary of her family's journey in 1894.
Explore the grounds that include a summer kitchen, ice house, carriage house and a rare collection of 13 restored white bronze statues.  The beautiful home includes its original furnishings, clothing, portraits, toys and books used by the Koester family.

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Brenda Staggenborg
101 North 10th Street
Marysville, KS 66508
Phone: 785.562.3101
Fax: 785.562.3101
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