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Quantrill’s Raid Walking Tours

8/18 @ 8:00 am 8/20 @ 9:30 am

Step back in time to the thrilling, terrifying days of the Civil War. Local historian John Jewell will lead you on a downtown walking tour of sites and stories from William Quantrill’s devastating raid on Lawrence in 1863, a defining event in the city’s history. Tours start at the Watkins Museum of History. Tickets must be purchased in advance. Part of Civil War on the Border, Douglas County’s largest annual heritage festival for 28 years!

Tour goers get a free information packet full of maps, illustrations, and brochures about Quantrill’s Raid! Qualify for discount tickets by becoming a Watkins Museum member.

Tour Dates & Times:

Friday, August 18
8:00 – 9:30 AM

Saturday, August 19
8:00 – 9:30 AM

Sunday, August 20
8:00 – 9:30 AM

$15 – $25

Watkins Museum of History

1047 Massachusetts St
Lawrence, KS 66044 United States
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