Saturday, October 6, 2007

DEXTER MUSEUM







A PART OF MARK MASSEY MEMORIAL MINISTRIES.
The museum is housed in the historical old bank building. The Dexter Bank was the last bank successfully robbed by members of the Dalton Gang before their deaths in the Coffeyville,Kansas bank robbery. Mrs. Massey's uncle, Henry Branson, sold Grat Dalton the horse he rode later that day to rob the bank.
The museum houses articles and memorabilia of the Dalton robbery - Helium discovery - Country schools of the Dexter area - Dexter schools, Veterans of the area who served in the U.S. wars, and historys of pioneer families who settled Grouse Creek Valley and surrounding area.
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OPEN SATURDAYS 11:00 - 1:30 OR BY APPOINTMENT. PHONE 620-876-5700
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ADMISSION - ADULTS $1.00 - CHILDREN UNDER 12 - .50cents CHILDREN UNDER 6 free
CLUBS or FAMILY GROUPS $15.00
NO CHARGE FOR SCHOOL GROUPS.

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