About Us

Dedicated to the historical preservation of Derby, KS, and the surrounding area.

Fifteen rooms of  artifacts and displays, plus exhibits in the hallways. Come early to see it all.

Historical building

Built in 1924, our building is listed on the

National Historical Register.

Free admission!

Open Saturdays, 10am-2pm, April through October.

Contact us for group tours at other times.



Horses, Hats & Roses

4:30pm - 8:30pm

Madison Avenue Central Park Venue

Event Details


Horses, Hats & Roses

A Kentucky Derby party. Gather as the bugle plays "Call to Post" for the 146th annual "Run for the Roses." Watch the race on big-screen TV and enjoy an evening of music and fun things to do.

4:30pm - 8:30pm

Madison Avenue Central Park Venue

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Contact Us

Drop us a line!

Better yet, see us in person!

We'd love to share our stories, and to hear yours.

Derby Historical Society & Museum

710 E. Market, Derby, Kansas 67037, United States

(316) 788-9003 Write to us at: P.O. Box 1054, Derby, KS 67037


Open Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

April through October