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Delphos Museum


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At the present time the Delphos Museum is in the early stage of development. The present building located on the southwest corner of the square houses its collections. The organization is in campaining for funds to restore another building downtown to house artifacts, photographs, and home-making items, and to relocate the Union Pacific Depot to the square location. The old grain elevator is one of the oldest in Kansas and has been donated to the museum to become a working display of grain handling.

For donations and contributions, please contact the museum.


Phone: 785-523-4658

Come visit us in Delphos, Kansas

Attractions and Upcoming Events

Delphos: Red Post Tour

Pick up a self tour guide at the Chamber and follow the Red Posts. We have the National Prairie Tour where you can expect a lot of intriguing sights, on the "Bohemian Hills Tour", witness the rolling hills and give credit to the immigrants of Austria-Hungary who settled here in the 1870's, there'

Delphos, KS Tours

The Delphos Kansas UFO Landing Ring

A very credible UFO encounter occurred in the small town of Delphos, Kansas in 1971

Delphos, KS One Of A Kinds

Zebulon Pike Trail Marker

This marker shows the route taken in the Delphos area by Captain Zebulon Pike and his exploring party during his 1806 expedition. On September 29, 1806, Pike held council with the Pawnee and had the Spanish flag taken down and the U.S. flag hoisted.

Delphos, KS Historical Markers

Lincoln Bedell Monument

Grace Bedell wrote to Abraham Lincoln suggesting that he should have whiskers. On Lincoln's way to Washington following his election to the presidency,he went to visit Grace to show he let his whiskers grow for her and then he kissed her. Grace Bedell moved 3.5

Delphos, KS Monuments

Bohemian Hall

The hall became the center for lodge meetings, wedding dances, public dances, plays, programs, church services and funerals. It was completed in 1937 and is still used for many of the same activities.

Delphos, KS Historic Buildings

Things to do Museums near Delphos, KS

Wohlfort Mansion

The 3-story mansion was built in the early 1890s by Thure Wohlfort, one of the original colonists of New Scandinavia (Scandia...