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On-Campus Organizations + Attractions

Visit the National Teachers Hall of Fame or one of our natural areas

Visit our On-Campus Organizations + Attractions

Emporia State University has several on-campus attractions the community can enjoy, including natural areas and the National Teachers Hall of Fame. In addition, several organizations call ESU home.

Physical Sciences

ESU Natural Areas

注册可领一元微信提现Emporia State University manages eight sites that serve as outdoor laboratories for students, faculty and visiting scientists.

Aquatic Biology

Schmidt Museum of Natural History

The Schmidt Museum of Natural History contains a collection of approximately 600 taxidermy mounts of birds, mammals, reptiles and fish from Kansas.

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National Teachers Hall of Fame

The National Teachers Hall of Fame (NTHF) honors five of the nation’s most outstanding PreK-12 educators each year. NTHF also houses the Memorial to Fallen Educators.

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Kansas Business Hall of Fame

The Kansas Business Hall of Fame, chartered as a not-for-profit organization in 1987, is the only business recognition program in Kansas.

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Emporia State Herbarium

注册可领一元微信提现The Emporia State Herbarium houses a collection of over 43,000 plants. These have been dried, mounted, and carefully documented for identity verification.

Planetarium

Peterson Planetarium

注册可领一元微信提现The Peterson Planetarium is a teaching facility for campus classes in space science and other courses. The audio-visual theatre seats 38 under a 24-foot dome, which serves as a projection screen.

Peterson Planetarium Website
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Johnston Geology Museum + Kansas Rock Garden

The Johnston Geology Museum + Kansas Rock Garden is where you can see a western Kansas Cretaceous mosasaur, a giant ground sloth, a mastodon tusk plus other displays in the ESU Geology Museum.

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Koch Center for Leadership and Ethics

注册可领一元微信提现Learn more about the Center for Leadership and Ethics.

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