Combat Air Museum, 7016 SE Forbes Avenue, Forbes Field, Topeka

3 exhibitions on view through 2018:

August 1914.

Learn more about the beginning of WWI in August 1914. This display contains artifacts from Germany, England, France, and Belgium including a Battle of the Frontiers Map, British Engineer’s Compass, Princess Mary Christmas box, rare German Saw Back Bayonet, trench mirrors, helmets, and medals.


The University of Kansas Center for Russian, East European & Eurasian Studies (CREES) has been a national leader for the study of the former Soviet Union and Eastern Europe since 1959. The center is an active member of the KU WWI Centennial Commemoration coordinated by the European Studies Program.