Genoa, Nebraska

  • Indian School Smokestack

    Indian School Smokestack

    The brick smokestack stands alone where at one time it was attached to the power house that made steam heat which heated the buildings at the Indian Industrial School through underground tunnels. E...
    Indian School Smokestack

  • The Brick Stile

    The Brick Stile

    Often used as a scenic backdrop for graduation pictures, the brick stile is located on the south side of the campus. Four columns support a sign that says U.S. Indian School. This stile led the stu...
    The Brick Stile

  • St. Rose of Lima Church

    St. Rose of Lima Church

    St. Rose of Lima church is of Gothic architecture, its arches pointing heavenward like hands pressed together in prayer. Built in 1951, this building is the new St. Rose, an imposing stone structur...
    St. Rose of Lima Church

Attractions and Upcoming Events

Congregational Church

On an August evening in 1880

Genoa, NE Historic Churches

Genoa Indian School Barns

Four barns still remain that were part of the U.S. Indian Industrial School (1844-1934)

Genoa, NE Historic Barns

Augustana Lutheran Church

Augustana Lutheran Church's organizing charter was signed October 31, 1910. A group of Swedish Lutherans had settled in the area north and east of Genoa. Work began as early as 1908

Genoa, NE Historic Churches

Pawnee Indian Village Mural

This scene shows the Pawnee Indian Village which was located one mile south of Genoa, Nebraska from 1858 to 1878, with their great Chief Petalesharo in the foreground. It is a picture of a large mural, 9' x 38'

Genoa, NE Arts

Mormon Trail Ruts

The Mormon Trail through Nebraska was not a narrow pathway in the same sense as a road. It was a corridor which might be a few dozen yards wide to several miles in width depending on the terrain. The oxen dictated the pioneers'

Genoa, NE Historic Trails

Things to do near Genoa, NE

Cuthills Vineyards

Nebraska's first winery. Annual wine festival each fall. January - April, Friday - Sunday 1pm -5pm. May - Decem...

Sporting Clays

Sensations Clay shooting range with "sup...

Kreycik Riverview Elk Farm

The Kreyciks began raising elk in 1986 as an alternative agricultural venture. The venture has expanded to include a buffalo ...