LASR.net Homepage




Menu


Fairbury, Nebraska

  • Historic Homes Tour

    Historic Homes Tour

    1112 C Street: American Foursquare home built in 1902 by B.G. Dawson.

    1016 D Street: Gothic-Georgian Revival 1910 Showhouse built by architect W.F. Gernandt.

    ...
    Historic Homes Tour

Attractions and Upcoming Events

Frontier Fun Park

Nebraska's first community-built playground was built in 1995

Fairbury, NE Recreation

Jefferson County Courthouse

The Fairbury Journal-News once printed that the Jefferson County Courthouse was not a museum, but perhaps it should qualify. Business is still conducted daily but visitors may wish to stop in just to have a look at the building and it's contents. Built in 1891 at a cost of $60,000

Fairbury, NE Historic Courthouses


Carnegie Library

In 1907, the Fairbury community received a grant of $12,500 from Andrew Carnegie. Ground was broken on October 5, 1908, and the library opened to the public December 10, 1909

Fairbury, NE Carnegie Libraries

Smith Lime Kiln

A long-abandoned lime kiln, looking very much like a large stone chimney stands along the River Road northwest of Fairbury. For a period of at least 20 years, it was the sight of a lime-burning operation where limestone was heated, or "calcined"

Fairbury, NE National Register

Things to do near Fairbury, NE

Arbor Links Golf Club

Course Access: PublicHoles: 18Reserve Advance Tee Times: Yes...

Campgrounds

Alexandria State Lakes: Open year-round. This scenic area east of ...

Henderson Municipal Golf Course

9 Holes, Driving Range, Rental Carts/Clubs....

Author, E.M. Rhodes

Eugene Manlove Rhodes was born in a double log, "dugtrot" cabin in Tecumseh on January 19, 1869. At the time, hi...