100 E Fort Scott, Butler Missouri
Bates County Museum includes fifteen rooms in an 1894 brick jail in historic Butler. Preservation of pioneer history dating back to pre-Civil War. Cabin, stagecoach depot on complex. Open May-Sept. Nominal admission.
Other History nearby:
(Butler) Bates County Museum
(Warsaw) Benton County Museum
(El Dorado Springs) Carl's Gun Shop Museum
(Clinton) Henry County Museum
(Warsaw) Kumberland Gap Pioneer Settlement
(Harrisonville) Roth Farms Barn
12/07 Coming to The Butler area
Heart of America Shakespeare Festival Kansas City MO June18-July7 The Heart of America Shakespeare Festival is set under the stars in South Moreland Park near Nelson Atkins Museum of Art. It is a perfect way to spend a summer evening with family and friends. They have several programs to study and explore such as Speaker's Bureau and Poster and Sonnet Contest. The faculty includes theatre professionals, actors, and educators experienced in performing and teaching Shakespeare. Many of the instructors are veterans of festival productions.
Greater Kansas Citry Japan Festival Kansas City MO October6 Cekebrating the cultural of Japan.