Plan your visit

Museum Hours 

* January-March: Tours by appointment. Call the Newton Convention & Visitors Bureau at 316-284-3642 at least 24 hours in advance.

* April-May: 1-4:30 p.m. Saturday & Sunday

* June-August: 1-4:30 p.m. Friday-Sunday

* September-December: 1-4:30 p.m. Saturday & Sunday

Closed on national holidays.


* Adults & Teens: $4

* Children 5-12 years: $2

* Private tours: $4 per person

Admission is free on the first Saturday in December during the Five Places of Christmas event.

Private & Group Tours

Private and group tours are available with advance reservation, subject to volunteer availability. Please contact the Newton Convention & Visitors Bureau at 316-284-3642 to reserve a tour.

What to Expect

Visitors to the Warkentin House typically spend 1-2 hours touring the museum.​ Volunteer docents are available whenever the museum is open to give guided tours or answer questions. Visitors may use interpretive signs for self-guided tours if they wish. 

Accessibility: The home is two stories, and tours include both floors. A ramp is available to access the first floor. Visitors must climb stairs to access the second floor. A restroom is available but is not handicapped equipped.

Parking: There is no dedicated parking lot for the museum. Visitors may park on 1st Street in front of the museum or on side streets surrounding the museum.

Contact Us
Phone: 316-283-3113 (museum) or 316-284-3642 (Newton CVB)

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