As you approach within a quarter mile of the old Peterson homestead on the Keith-Perkins county line, you are struck by one of the most intoxicating fragrances in the world - Lilac. The air is moist w... The Lilacs of Meadowlark Hill
Since cowboys generally were buried with their boots on, the first cemetery in the area was aptly named Boot Hill. It was Ogallala's only official burying ground during the "end of the trail" decade, from 1874 through 1884
Visitors can get an authentic taste of the old west at a real working ranch at the historic Haythorn Land & Cattle Company. Under the name of Figure Four Traditions, the ranch experience includes chuckwagon meals, wagon rides and ranch tours.
One of Nebraska's largest ranches, the Haythorn Land &
Front Street is a replica front of some typical businesses along a street in an old western town such as Ogallala, with a museum, saloon, restaurant, and gift shop inside.
The museum depicts the era when Ogallala reigned as "Queen of the Cowtowns." In addition to an undertaker'
Kenfield Brothers Petrified Wood Gallery is a museum of natural history specializing in ancient woods. The gallery contains a selection of gems and minerals as well as arrowheads and Indian artifacts collected over forty years by twin brothers Harvey and