Chester C. Owens Sumner Alumni Room

  • Address: 1610 North 8th Street, Kansas City, KS 66101
  • Phone: (913) 710-0461
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  • Amenities
  • Chester C. Owens Sumner Alumni Room houses the history, artifacts, and memorabilia of Sumner High School, the only high school in the state of Kansas that was established for African Americans from 1905 to 1978. In its short history, much was accomplished academically, athletically and historically.

    The exhibit includes photographs, trophies, documents, school newspapers, books written by Sumner Alumni associates and similar materials. The exhibit remains on display every second Tuesday and every fourth Thursday of the month, from 10am-2pm or by appointment.

  • Attractions
    General Information
    • Hours of Operations: Every 2nd Tuesday & 4th Thursday of each month; 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
    • Guided Tours:
    • By Appointment: