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Marion Museum

Marion museumThe Marion Historical Museum was originally constructed in 1882 for the First Baptist Church and continued to serve baptist congregations until the middle of the 1950's. The museum displays a wide variety of artifacts, keepsakes and memorabilia that tell the story of this area. There are reminders of many periods of the town's history. The foyer displays interesting artifacts of the Sante Fe Trail. The "School Room" brings together graduating classes of the Marion High School beginning with 1884. There are the athletic teams from the early 1900's that set great records. Brown-Corby School contributed interesting reminders of grade school days. Call 620-382-3432.