Wornall Majors House Museums

Events

Jul
21
Sat
Archaeology at the Wornall House @ John Wornall House Museum
Jul 21 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
?????????? Much can be learned about a historic site and the people who lived there through archaeological evidence. Join us on July 21 for the opening of our exhibit “Unearthing the Wornall House,” a display of objects found on site during archaeological digs on the site. We will be joined by Gail Lundeen of Project Archaeology to discuss the work that has been done at the Wornall House.

Free for members, $5 for non-members and includes a tour of the Wornall House.

 

Paranormal Teen Night Out @ Alexander Majors House
Jul 21 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
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Come out and discover what goes bump in the night at the Alexander Majors House! Learn the history of this fascinating historic landmark and the tools used during a professional paranormal investigation.

Mystic Mom’s Paranormal will be leading the investigation, and has been featured on the Biography Channel’s “My Ghost Story.”

For teenagers aged 13-18. Space is limited and fills up fast! All registrations must include a signed waiver from a parent or guardian.

REGISTER HERE

 

Jul
28
Sat
Family Ties: Creating a Three Generation Family Tree @ Alexander Majors Barn
Jul 28 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
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Family history connects us to our communities and our world. Join the Wornall/Majors House Museums and the Black Archives of Mid-America as we explore the ties that bind us through ancestry, genealogy, and storytelling during our “Family Ties” program series.

On July 28, spark conversations about family history with children. Bring in the names and birth dates of children, parents and grandchildren and we’ll help you make a keepsake bound family tree booklet. Optional: bring photos or other mementos to decorate your tree.

Drop in any time between 1:00-4:00 PM.

Only $5 per family (including parents, grandparents, and children).

 

Paranormal Teen Night Out @ Alexander Majors House
Jul 28 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
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Come out and discover what goes bump in the night at the Alexander Majors House! Learn the history of this fascinating historic landmark and the tools used during a professional paranormal investigation.

Mystic Mom’s Paranormal will be leading the investigation, and has been featured on the Biography Channel’s “My Ghost Story.”

For teenagers aged 13-18. Space is limited and fills up fast! All registrations must include a signed waiver from a parent or guardian.

REGISTER HERE

 

Aug
11
Sat
Kansas City History Trivia Brunch @ Alexander Majors Barn
Aug 11 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
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Join the Wornall/Majors House Museums for our popular Kansas City history trivia event – now with brunch! Test your knowledge of Kansas City landmarks, historic events and famous faces while enjoying delicious breakfast food and mimosas. Top three teams win fabulous prizes!

Raffle tickets will also be available for purchase to win items from partnering local businesses.

We recommend coming with a team of 3-5 individuals, but will accept teams of up to 8 people (just remember you have to share prizes!). Ad hoc teams will be formed with any individuals who want to join but don’t have a team!

$25/person, price includes admission, breakfast bar and mimosas.

PURCHASE TICKETS HERE

 

Paranormal Teen Night Out @ Alexander Majors House
Aug 11 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
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Come out and discover what goes bump in the night at the Alexander Majors House! Learn the history of this fascinating historic landmark and the tools used during a professional paranormal investigation.

Mystic Mom’s Paranormal will be leading the investigation, and has been featured on the Biography Channel’s “My Ghost Story.”

For teenagers aged 13-18. Space is limited and fills up fast! All registrations must include a signed waiver from a parent or guardian.

REGISTER HERE

 

Sep
13
Thu
Family Ties: Tackling Dead Ends in Genealogy Research @ Black Archives of Mid-America
Sep 13 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
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Family history connects us to our communities and our world. Join the Wornall/Majors House Museums and the Black Archives of Mid-America as we explore the ties that bind us through ancestry, genealogy, and storytelling during our “Family Ties” program series.

How do you handle challenges in researching your genealogy? What are the next steps? Learn some strategies in this panel discussion with the Midwest Afro-American Genealogical Interest Coalition (M.A.G.I.C.) and the Midwest Genealogy Center.

This is a free program.

 

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The John Wornall House

6115 Wornall Road
Kansas City, MO. 64113

816.444.1858

The Alexander Majors House & Barn

8201 State Line Road
Kansas City, MO. 64114

816.444.1858

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