Opened in June 2017, the renovated former King Louie bowling complex comes alive as the new home of the Johnson County Museum, the All-Electric House, and more!


Mon-Sat 9 am-4:30 pm; Closed Sundays and holidays

Contact Information

8788 Metcalf Ave
Overland Park, KS 66212
Phone: 913-826-2787

Location Type

Historic Home

Site Info

AC / Heating
Bus / RV Parking
Group Meeting Room
Group Tours
Water Fountain
Wheel Chair Accessible

We've been in our new home at the Johnson County Arts & Heritage Center for more than a year, and the Johnson County Museum invites you to come visit to explore the history and heritage of our community. The Johnson County Museum offers innovative, engaging, and challenging programs that will inspire all learners to discover a sense of place and spark excitement about history.

The Johnson County Museum offers innovative, engaging exhibitions and programs that inspire learners of all ages to discover a sense of place and spark excitement about history.

The Museum offers long-term and changing exhibits, the children's history experience KidScape, field trips, homeschool, youth and scout programs, lectures, special events, birthday party packages, rental space and a wide variety of online research tools. The museum manages two locations: the history museum inside the Johnson County Arts & Heritage Center in Overland Park and the Lanesfield Historic Site in Edgerton, Kansas.

The videos posted below show a little about Lanesfield Historic Site programming for school-aged children, and relate the history of the All-Electric House - which has been moved inside of the museum, out of the elements.

A third video showcases the Johnson County Museum and the All-Electric House in its current location, at the Arts & Heritage Center.

The museum's historic collections include more than one million photographs, 20,000 3-D artifacts, and 300 cubic feet of archival material.

In 2017, the Johnson County Museum served over 50,000 visitors onsite and nearly 100,000 people through online resources available at

General Admission Prices

$5 adults
$4 seniors, ages 60 plus
$3 children, ages 1 through 17
Under 1 free
Family Maximum Daily Fee $20.00

Guided tours of the signature exhibition Becoming Johnson County are available daily at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. and included as part of admission fees.

For a private guided tour for your group or club, please call (913) 715-2570 to make a reservation.



Smithsonian Magazine Museum Day Live! 09.22.2018 - Download (1 MB)

Stories & Comments

Share Your Story (* fields required)

Your email address will not be posted on the website.
Upload photo or document
Leave blank to submit form:
Comments are moderated, and will be published after approval.

7MB limit
Acceptable image formats: JPG, GIF, and PNG
Accepted document format: PDF


National Park ServiceVisit MissouriKansas Department of CommerceSEK
Web Development by Imagemakers Inc.
Are you sure you want to delete this?
Yes    Cancel