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Visit the Wilcox in Lippincott Hall, KU
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The Wilcox museum is located in 103 Lippincott Hall, 1410 Jayhawk Blvd at the University of Kansas in Lawrence.

Open (Fall & Spring Semesters)
Monday - Friday 
9 AM to 4 PM
in the Summer, and during breaks (Fall break, Thanksgiving, Winter break, Spring break) and holidays.

For reserving the Wilcox for other functions (receptions [up to 75 people], small classes, small presentations), contact the curator John Younger (

Click here to go to the KU Visitor's site (maps, directions, and much more)

Featured item:

Nike (Victory) of Samothrace (reduced size)
Modern plaster replica (given to the Wilcox by the KU Department of French and Italian) at a about 1/2 scale of a Greek original of ca. 190 BCE (original is just over 8 ft tall). According to the small metal oval in the back, the cast was purchased from the Caproni Bros. cast company of Boston probably in 1885.

One of 34 U.S. public institutions in the prestigious Association of American Universities
44 nationally ranked graduate programs.
—U.S. News & World Report
Top 50 nationwide for size of library collection.
23rd nationwide for service to veterans —"Best for Vets," Military Times
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