"History is who we are and why we are the way we are."

Your financial support of Historic Wichita Cowtown, Inc. provides funding for education programming, bus scholarships, care and maintenance of the museum collection and exhibits.

Old Cowtown's stories are your stories. Honor your past and future by becoming an Old Cowtown donor.​ Make an one-time donation or become an annual donor (Cowtown Pioneer Society or Cowtown Patrons Society). Every contribution helps. Donate today!​

How to Donate to Old Cowtown Museum​
You may donate online using a credit card​ or visit the ​S.G. Bastian & Son's Mercantile Gift Shop during business hours to make a donation in person.

To Make a Donation by Mail: 

​​ Download and print the Donation Form​, m​ake check payable to Historic Wichita Cowtown, Inc.​​ and remit to:​

Attn: HCWI 
Old Cowtown Museum
1865 W. Museum Boulevard
Wichita, KS 67203​​​​

​Donations to Old Cowtown Museum are managed by the Historic Wichita Cowtown, Inc. advisory board.

The Old Cowtown Museum is supported by  Historic Wichita Cowtown, Inc., a 501(c)(3) advisory board, in partnership with the City of Wichita, which owns and operates the museum. The primary purpose of the Cowtown advisory board is to support the various volunteer organizations which participate at Old Cowtown Museum and to maintain its 25,000+ artifact collection.​​

For more information about membership benefits for Pioneer Society a​​nd Patrons Society members, please visit Membership​.​​​​​​​

Cowtown Pioneer Society​

Donation amount: $150-$499

  • ​$150
  • $300
  • $450

Cowtown Patrons Society

Donation amount: $500 or more

  • ​$500
  • $750
  • $1000

Historic Wichita Cowtown, Inc., wishes to thank the generous donors below for their ongoing support of Old Cowtown and its programs.

Pioneer Society

Dr. Daniel & Kristine Alvarez
​Dakota Bennett
Jeff Blood
Art Busch
Michael "M.R." Carter
Sally Chesser
Ashlie Clark
Kirby & Gail Commer
Darl & Patricia Cord
David & Susan Crockett
James & Sara Farley
James Fullerton
Robert & Judy Giesen
Helen Haskin
Hoyt Hillman
​Jane S. & Russell W. Icke
Chris Kaegi-Stephens
Randy & Kathy Kenyon
Nancy & Rex Lawrence
McConnell AFB Library
Shelley McKinney
Diana Palenz
Brad Rice

Mike & Deb Rice
John & Pat Schwartz
Coleen Pugh
Chuck Rude
Ken Spurgeon
Jennifer Toline-Tidball
Dr. Christopher Warren

Patron Society

Bill & Donna Ard​
B&B Electric Co.
Berry Foundation, Inc.
Tod & Scott Bielefield-Pittman
Justin & Ashley Carson
DeVore Family
Rod & Judy Dietz
Christine Dutton
First Presbyterian Church
Taylor Gill
The Gill Family
Kathleen Harley
Dan & Martha Housholder
Tom & Terry Johnson
James & Carol Lamb
Ryan Lamb
Steven L. Overstreet​
​Sandlian Realty
Henry & Lesa Schwartz
Robert &​ Barbara Shick
Matthew & Christine Vermeeren​
​​​RedRock Photography