Project Bids

As the museum works to repair and renovate its historical structures and complete other important projects, we periodically need the services of qualified contractors and other service providers.

If your business qualifies for the work listed below, this is the right place to start your bid.
Full scope of work documents, bidding deadlines, and bidding instructions are listed below.
Questions? Please contact us at 785-227-3595 or email

Project Name

Scope of Work Details

Bid Deadline

Send Bid Documents To:

Main Museum Building – Front Porch Facade

5 p.m., February 2, 2024

One-room schoolhouse – Roof

5 p.m., February 23, 2024

Schoolhouse, Train Depot, Academy Building – Exterior Paint

5 p.m., February 23, 2024

Note: These three painting jobs may be combined and bid together with a single bid proposal or bid separately.

Mowing & Snow Removal

5 p.m., March 8, 2024

Main Museum Building – South Side Guttering

5 p.m., March 8, 2024