All events and activities are subject to change. Regular site admission applies unless otherwise noted.
Spring Break Living History
Thursday March 20, Friday March 21 and Saturday March 22 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Enjoy spring living history activities such as cookstove and blacksmith demonstrations and a stagecoach ride (weather and ground conditions permitting). Regular site admission applies: $6/adults, $4/children ages 5-11, Olathe residents receive $1/off admission
Brownie Girl Scout Day
Saturday April 5 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Brownie Girl Scouts can earn a special Mahaffie patch only offered during this program.
Spring Home School Day
Thursday April 17 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. or 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Spring activities on the farm may include planting, spring chores and animal draft power demonstrations. Cost is $5/student, accompanying adults admitted free. Registration is required and closes Thursday April 10. This is the correct Spring Home School Day; there is a misprint in the Winter edition of the Olathe Parks and Recreation guide. We apologize for the inconvenience.
Playing on the Prairie
Saturday May 3 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. FREE Admission!
Kick off a summer of fun activities with Playing on the Prairie! In cooperation with the Olathe Junior Service Leage, enjoy spring time crafts and 1860s Living History activities. Stagecoach rides will be offered for $2/person ages 3 & up.
Mom's Matter at Mahaffie-Celebrate Mother's Day!
Sunday May 11 noon to 4:00 p.m.
All family members will enjoy spending time with Mom at Mahaffie! Enjoy 1860s living history activities such as a stagecoach ride, visiting the Mahaffie Home and see what is cooking on Mrs. Mahaffie's cookstove. Sit down with your mom to fill out your family tree! Regular site admission applies, $6/adults, $4/children ages 5-11, Olathe residents receive $1/off admission
1860s Living History
Memorial Day-Labor Day
Wednesdays-Saturdays 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Sundays noon to 4:00 p.m.
Enjoy 1860s living history such as stagecoach rides, cookstove and blacksmith demonstrations and visit the Mahaffie House. Begin your visit in the Heritage Center to view exhibits and videos about the Mahaffie family and Johnson County. End your visit by purchasin a souvenir from the Mahaffie Market located in the Heritage Center. Active Military receive up to 5 free admission with ID as part of the Blue Star Museums program during these summer months.
Check back as more events, details about events and programs are added or call (913) 971-5111 or email Mahaffie.