Landscape That Never Sleeps

LANDSCAPE THAT NEVER SLEEPS - Exhibition of landart objects by Ivana Buttry Artist Introduction: Ivana Buttry is a czech landartist specialized for landscape-architecture and designing gardens. She designed several succesful projects. Currently, she is working on film project Forest Cathedrals (director Jan Svatoš). During her studies in France, she came across with landart for the [...]

By | 2017-05-16T11:33:36+00:00 January 22nd, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Landscape That Never Sleeps

Paranormal Investigation in Chanute

How do you conduct a responsible paranormal investigation and remain respectful of the people involved both living and deceased?  The Safari Museum has played host to several paranormal investigation (PI) events by professional groups at both the Santa Fe Depot and at the museum’s original location on Grant Avenue and there is always natural curiosity [...]

By | 2017-04-21T14:34:56+00:00 April 14th, 2016|Media Releases|Comments Off on Paranormal Investigation in Chanute

Safari Speakers Travelogue Series

Safari Travelogue Speakers Series 2016 Once a month we host speakers from far and near to discuss their travels FAR away! Our next installment in the speak series is Israel: Thursday, October 20! This month we have Paul Myers at the museum to discuss his very recent trip to the Holy Land. Safari Travelogue [...]

By | 2017-04-21T14:34:56+00:00 March 14th, 2016|Media Releases|Comments Off on Safari Speakers Travelogue Series

Final Friday Film Event: The Adventure Lovers Sept 25 in Wichita

Martin and Osa Johnson, Kansas’ own exploring duo, were best known around the world as “The boy and girl next door who made movies far away” during the 1920s and 30s. Their legacy of motion pictures and unprecedented wildlife photography continue to draw the interest of international scholars as well as the general public. People [...]

By | 2017-04-21T14:34:56+00:00 September 9th, 2015|Media Releases|Comments Off on Final Friday Film Event: The Adventure Lovers Sept 25 in Wichita

Safari High Tea Sunday, October 11, 2015

SAFARI HIGH TEA 2015 Our annual Safari High Tea will be on Sunday, October 11, 2015 at the Martin and Osa Johnson Safari Museum from 12:30 to 2:00pm! The theme this year is "Books" to celebrate the 75th anniversary of Osa Johnson's I Married Adventure. We're pleased to announce that this year our featured [...]

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HATARI SAFARI Saturday September 19th

Join us for our annual Fundraiser Dinner Event & Charity Auction! For 2015 we're shaking up our Gala theme & going out into the field to fund raise so we can make Learning a Lifelong Adventure! ADVENTURES at a GLANCE!  Theme: "Hatari Safari"---Saddle Up to Channel your Inner African Cowboy or Cowgirl! MC: Paul Myers as [...]

By | 2017-04-21T14:34:56+00:00 July 29th, 2015|Media Releases|Comments Off on HATARI SAFARI Saturday September 19th

Adventure Duck Race August 1st

Adopt a Duck...Compete for Prizes...Make Learning a Lifetime ADVENTURE! The 2015 Adventure Duck Race is over...and the WINNERS are: Adventure Duck Racer #82: LARRY TAYLOR Adventure Duck Racer #240: TIFFANY REBBECK Adventure Duck Racer #196: JUDY FROEHLICH Adventure Duck Racer #228: STEPHANIE McADAM Adventure Duck Racer #31: CONNIE WOODARD Adventure Duck Racer #7: RICK RUTTER Adventure Duck Racer #130: CHAD VAN [...]

By | 2017-04-21T14:34:56+00:00 July 6th, 2015|Media Releases|Comments Off on Adventure Duck Race August 1st

THE ARK OF LIGHTS AND SHADOWS: A documentary of Martin & Osa Johnson

Coming soon! THE ARK OF LIGHTS AND SHADOWS:  The feature independent documentary THE ARK OF LIGHTS AND SHADOWS by director Jan Svatoš will present the work and legacy of the outstanding American filmmakers, writers and adventurers, Martin and Osa Johnson, for the first time and in a new perspective. Long before Joy Adamson wrote the [...]

By | 2017-04-21T14:34:56+00:00 March 25th, 2015|Media Releases|Comments Off on THE ARK OF LIGHTS AND SHADOWS: A documentary of Martin & Osa Johnson

Safari Trip Drawing Update: And the Winner is…

Teddy Pruitt Letter - March 2015And the Safari Trip Winner is…Mr. Teddy Pruitt! Teddy, who owns a flying service crop dusting in rural Arkansas, discovered Martin & Osa years ago when he flew into SEKansas on business. He was enthralled by their adventures, immediately became an ardent fan, bought all their books & also became [...]

By | 2017-04-21T14:34:56+00:00 January 17th, 2015|Media Releases|Comments Off on Safari Trip Drawing Update: And the Winner is…