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Museum of the High Plains


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Museum of the High Plains Authentic pioneer artifacts from the 1870s, a Railroad Room, a Daughters of the American Revolution room and other turn of the century displays await travelers at the Museum of the High Plains. A Political Room salutes Senator George W. Norris and the three Governors from McCook...Frank Morrison, Ralph Brooks and Ben Nelson. The museum has an extensive collection of historic photographs and other memorabilia.


Hours: Tuesday-Saturday 1-5 p.m., Sunday 2-5 p.m.
Other times by appointment
Address: 421 Norris Avenue
Phone: 308-345-3661

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Senator George W. Norris Home

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