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Mennonite exhibit features county artifacts

A museum exhibit at Kauffman Museum at Bethel College will feature Mennonite heritage artifacts, including two from Marion County.

A wooden burial map from Catlin Mennonite Cemetery near Peabody, and a wardrobe once owned by Gerhard Funk who lived in the Bruderthal community near Hillsboro will be featured.

The exhibit, which will be open through May 18, will feature new additions to Bethel’s Mennonite collection of artifacts.

Museum hours are 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Tuesday through Friday and 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.

Admission is $4 for adults, $2 for children 6 to 16, and free to children under 6 or museum members.

For more information call (316) 283-1612.

Last modified April 23, 2014