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Happy 162nd Birthday Kansas!

January 26, 2023

Celebrate Kansas Day on Sunday, Jan. 29 with a free screening of Kansas: An Immersive Dome Experience. For one day only, the Kansas Dome film is free with admission to Exploration Place exhibits, including members.

Kansas is showing at 10:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m., 1:30 p.m., 2:30 p.m., 3:30 p.m. and 4:30 p.m.

Filmed from the unique perspective of a drone, Kansas: An Immersive Dome Experience (run time 30 minutes) presents the beauty and wonder of the Sunflower State in the breathtaking format of a giant dome theater.

Before the Kansas film, enjoy a screening of the award-winning short film MicroKansas – Tribulation. With stunning clarity, the film documents the struggles of a young garter snake in central Kansas. MicroKansas – Tribulation was produced by Blue Barn Productions, based in Hutchinson, Kansas.

Kansas Day Celebration, full details.