Nov 19, 2022
Kansas Photojournalism Hall of Fame inducts Parks
Fort Scott native Gordon Parks was among a dozen photographers inducted by the Kansas Press Association into the Kansas Photojournalism Hall of Fame during a ceremony recently in Topeka.
Sep 22, 2022
Gordon Parks Museum receives Irby endowment award
The interactive display, which allows visitors to view photos, videos, interviews, music and more, will be available for use in the meeting room/lobby area of the Danny and Willa Ellis Family Fine Arts Center during the annual Gordon Parks celebration Oct. 6-8, 2022.
Aug 5, 2022
Kansas State University New Prairie Press eBook
The book is in conjunction with the recent "Gordon Parks: 'Homeward I Come'" exhibition at the Beach Museum of Art and presents new research about Parks, his relationship with his home state and how he used Kansas as a source of reference and inspiration.
Feb 24, 2022
The Learning Tree Film Scene and Sign Trail selected to the NEH for ALL Profile Website
The Learning Tree Film Trail is now part of the National Humanities Alliance Foundation’s initiative
Museum Extend Hours This Weekend June 24 & 25th
Welcome back all of the alumni that will be here for the Fort Scott High School Alumni Association All-Class-Reunion this weekend. We hope you will enjoy your stay and time back here in Fort Scott once again, while visiting with family and friends.
We also want to remind everyone that we will be extending the museum hours this weekend for the FSHS all-class reunion attendees and along with any other visitors
We will be open this Friday, June 24th 9:00 am - 4:00 pm & Saturday, June 25th from 10:00am - 4:00pm. This weekend is a great time to come visit and explore the Gordon Parks Museum.