Basehor Historical Museum

Explore the community history of Basehor, founded by two Pennsylvania Dutch brothers who came to Kansas in 1854.

Within the Basehor Historical Museum's walls, you'll learn about the city's beginning when settlers Ephraim and Rueben Basehor, came to the area in 1854 and founded Basehor in 1889.

You'll witness the evolution of a school district, government, business community, and general way of life. You'll discover why generation after generation has been proud to call Basehor home, from its humble beginnings to the thriving community it is today.

Contact Information

2812 N 155th Street

Basehor, KS 66007

Phone: 913-724-4022


Location Type


Site Info

AC / Heating


Group Tours



Research Library

Wheel Chair Accessible