COVID-19 Update: Museum Closing and Cancellations

Due to precautions for COVID-19 and the protection of our visitors, students and community members, The Gordon Parks Museum will be closed to the public effective Monday, March 16, 2020 until further notice. The Lunch and Learn event with guest speaker Angela Bates “Children of the Promise Land’ sponsored by a grant through Humanities Kansas Read More …

Karole Graham, Stephen Perry and S. Pearl Sharp, cast members in “The Learning Tree” film by Gordon Parks, to receive “Gordon Parks Choice of Weapons Award” at the 2019 Gordon Parks Celebration

Karole Graham, Stephen Perry and S. Pearl Sharp who were cast members in the film The Learning Tree will be the recipients of the “Gordon Parks Choice of Weapons Award” at the annual celebration this October 3-5, 2019 in Fort Scott, Kansas. The celebration is in honor Fort Scott native Gordon Parks, noted photographer, writer, Read More …

Fourth of July Holiday

The Gordon Parks Museum will be closed this Thursday, July 4th and Friday,July 5th for the Fourth of July Holiday. The Museum will resume operations on Saturday, July 6th at 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. We hope everyone has a safe and happy Fourth of July!