Riley County Historical Museum

Discover the past through changing exhibits on Riley County history and in the photographs, manuscripts, letters, diaries and records of our research library. 

Admission is free!

The Goodnow House State Historic Site will be CLOSED starting June 29th for interior work. The Goodnow House will reopen August 1st. Thank you for your patience. For more information, please call 785-565-6490.

Current Exhibits
Learn more about Riley County history through our exhibits

Learn more about our tours and programs.
Historical Sites
Visit our other historical sites!

Archives & Library
Research Riley County history in the research library. 

Please call ahead to make an appointment to conduct research in the
Fay N. and Dora Seaton Memorial Library and Archives.

Brief History of Riley County
Read about the history of Riley County.

Upcoming Events
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