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Renovations are underway at the old Miner's House located at Miners Hall Museum in Franklin. An open house is scheduled for Tuesday, August 31 from 6 to 8 p.m. - Photo courtesy of Miners Hall Museum.

Open house scheduled for Miner’s House in Franklin

News release from Miners Hall Museum

Renovations are underway at the old Miner's House located at Miners Hall Museum in Franklin. An open house is scheduled for Tuesday, August 31 from 6 to 8 p.m. - Photo courtesy of Miners Hall Museum.
Renovations are underway at the old Miner’s House located at Miners Hall Museum in Franklin. An open house is scheduled for Tuesday, August 31 from 6 to 8 p.m. – Photo courtesy of Miners Hall Museum.

Tour the Miner’s House at Miners Hall Museum in Franklin, Kansas on Tuesday, August 31, 2021, from 6 to 8 p.m. This event is a part of the weeklong Little Balkans Days festivities.

Take a tour of the restored turn-of-the-century coal company Miner’s House and learn about its long and varied history. This small, three-room house was built in Frontenac by the Cherokee & Pittsburg Coal & Mining Co., the coal branch of the Santa Fe Railroad in Frontenac.

It was donated to Miners Hall Museum by the parishioners of Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Frontenac.

Visit the Amazon Army Centennial Exhibit inside Miners Hall Museum.  Music, activities and old-fashioned games available. The Blue Spoon food truck will be on site.

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