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Nebraska City, Nebraska

  • Kimmel Orchard

    1. APPLE VARIETIES: -- Lodi late - July 15 to 30
    -- Wealthy - Aug. 1 to 15
    -- Summer Glow - Aug. 15 to 30
    -- Ozark Gold - Sept. to 20
    -- Jonathan - Sept. 10 to Oct. 20
    -- Red...
    Kimmel Orchard
  • Union Orchard

    Union Orchard

    (Started in 1890's by the University of Nebraska.)

    1. APPLE VARIETIES
    -- Jonathon - Sept.
    -- Winesap - Sept. to Late Oct.
    -- Red & Yellow Delicious - Late Sept. Union Orchard

Attractions and Upcoming Events

John Brown's Cave

The log home of Allen Mayhew is the oldest-known cabin in Nebraska and an important piece of American history. The cabin was built in 1850 and houses furnishings typical of the pioneer homes. Allen Mayhew, his wife, and their six sons lived in the cabin, along with John Henry Kagi, Mrs. Mayhew'

Nebraska City, NE Museums

G.A.R. Hall

The Grand Army Republic offered membership to all military personal who served in the Union Army from 1861 to 1865. The purpose was to provide camaraderie for the veterans and support for the widows and orpans of the union soldiers. The G.A.R. Hall in Nebraska City was just one of close to 100

Nebraska City, NE Museums

Wildwood Historic Home and Art Barn

When Jasper Ware, an early Nebraska City banker took his wife, Ellen Kinney, to the west edge of town, pointed out the heavily wooded area south of Arbor Lodge, and said he wanted to build her a country home on the site, she responded, "Oh Jasper, I couldn't live in these wild woods!"

Nebraska City, NE Museums

River Country Nature Center

Visitors are invited to take a walk on the wild side at the River County Nature Center. More than 400 preserved specimen of birds, fish, mammals, amphibians, and reptiles are on display at the center. The wildlife displayed are native to Nebraska, including a new Nebraska Albino Animal Display.

Nebraska City, NE Museums

Otoe County Courthouse

This two-story, Georgian brick structure is the oldest public building in the state of Nebraska still in use. The building was completed in 1865 when Otoe County was formed and Nebraska City named the county seat. Inside, several photos and displays portray the building's history.

Nebraska City, NE Historic Courthouses

Things to do near Nebraska City, NE