Nebraska Museums

  • Polk County Historical Society Museum

    Polk County Historical Society Museum

    John H. Mickey, a businessman and politician was an influential and respected citizen of Osceola and

  • Bell-Jenne House Museum

    Bell-Jenne House Museum

    This Italiante-style house was built in 1881

  • Wilber Czech Museum

    Wilber is the National Czech Capitol. Museum houses textiles, costumes, a blacksmith shop and harness repair shop interpreting the town'

  • Strategic Air and Space Museum

    Strategic Air and Space Museum

    The new Strategic Air Command (SAC) Museum stands as a tribute to the men and women of SAC who safeguarded liberty around the globe for nearly 50

  • Archie Hightshoe Animal Collection

    Archie Hightshoe Animal Collection

    Nestled among the storefronts of Ashland, Nebraska is Willow Point Gallery, the home of The Archie Hightshoe Big Game Collection, or as local people call it, "

  • Saunders County Historical Society Museum

    Saunders County Historical Society Museum

    Experience Saunders County history through its complex of seven buildings and caboose on 5 acres of land.

    The Main Building completed in 1994

  • Burlington Depot

    Burlington Depot

    The Wahoo Burlington Depot, a two-story wood frame building on the Ashland-to-Schuyler line, was constructed in 1886, several months before the railroad's tracks were completed in 1887

  • Thayer County Museum (Belvidere)

    Thayer County Museum (Belvidere)

    One of the most interesting places to visit when you are in Thayer County is the Thayer County Museum located in the former school building at Belvidere. Since 1969

  • District Ten School Museum

    District Ten School Museum

    Three monuments grace the grounds of this country school, a red granite Oregon trail marker, with legend inscribed on it;

  • Immigrant House

    Immigrant House

    In October of 1874, a group of 35 Mennonite families fled persecution in South Russia and settled in

  • Anna Bemis Palmer Museum

    Anna Bemis Palmer Museum

    The Anna Bemis Palmer Museum, considered one of the finest historical museums in Nebraska, is a

  • Lee's Legendary Marbles and Collectibles

    Lee's Legendary Marbles and Collectibles

    "Everybody played marbles when I was going to school,including the girls. Sometimes they were better shots than the boys. It was one of the most popular games. There wasn'

  • Children's Museum

    Children's Museum

    The York Area Children's Museum has a multitude of reality-based displays that bring out children's fantasies based on the fun side of

  • Hastings Museum of Natural and Cultural History

    Hastings Museum of Natural and Cultural History

    Hastings Museum.... What a wonderful world!

    From immense polar bears to tiny hummingbirds, the many forms of animal life

  • Softball Hall of Fame

    Softball Hall of Fame

    Adjacent to the Smith Softball Complex, the Hall of Fame showcases softball displays and provides information about the Nebraska Amateur Softball

  • Gibbon Heritage Museum

    The museum is housed in the oldest standing church in Buffalo County. It contains a library of photographs dating back to 1871

  • Great Platte River Road Archway Monument

    Great Platte River Road Archway Monument

    The only U.S. attraction to span an interstate highway, the Great Platte River Road Archway Monument is a fantastic link to the past. Its eight stories span a distance where trappers, pioneers, the 49

  • Museum of Nebraska Art

    Museum of Nebraska Art

    The Museum of Nebraska Art houses the state'

  • Trails & Rails Museum

    Trails & Rails Museum

    The Buffalo County Historical Society/

  • Kearney Area Children's Museum-KidZone

    Kearney Area Children's Museum-KidZone

    KidZone - Kearney Area Children'

  • Chase County Historical Museum

    Chase County Historical Museum

    The Chase County Historical Museum is a fun and educational way to learn about our colorful past. Located in Champion, Nebraska, the museum has over 1,000 items, some dating back to the 1700's!

  • Robert Henri Museum and Historical Walkway

    Robert Henri Museum and Historical Walkway

    The Henri Museum and Historical Walkway features mementos from the boyhood home of world famous artist Robert Henri, including original art and sketches.

  • 100th Meridian Museum

    100th Meridian Museum

    The 100th Meridian Museum, located adjacent to the Henri Museum, houses the antique touring coach used by William Howard Taft and his family when they toured Yellowstone Park in 1907

  • Sod House Museum

    Sod House Museum

    The award-winning Sod House Museum was established in Gothenburg in 1988

  • Heartland Museum of Military Vehicles

    Heartland Museum of Military Vehicles

    A new museum with over 60 completely restored and operational military vehicles spanning from WWII to the present. See Bradley Fighting Vehicles, a rare Snow Tractor, Bomb Loader, Tractor Dozer, M-60

  • Franklin County Museum

    Franklin County Museum

    The Franklin County Museum, bursting with history, is operated by the Franklin County Historical Society. It occupies two large buildings with a spacious parking lot.

  • Perks Prairie Paradise

    Perks Prairie Paradise

    To Letha and Marlin Perks, Prairie Paradise is their home - truly in the midst of Nebraska's frontier prairie located on the very land Marlin's grandfather homesteaded in 1889

  • Hansen Memorial Museum

    Hansen Memorial Museum

    Browse at your leisure through the rooms of the two story Victorian farm house and reminisce about bygone days. Anne Marie Hansen Jamison donated the house to the City of Curtis in 1973

  • Furnas County Museum

    Beautiful dishes, old furniture, tools, and clothing of yesteryear.

  • Stuhr Museum

    Stuhr Museum

    Experience the authentic lifestyle of America's prairie heritage at one of the nation's top ten Living History museums ... Stuhr Museum of the Prairie Pioneer!

  • Harlan County Museum

    Harlan County Museum

    The Harlan County Museum is home for the Hufnagel "PIETA." Given to St. Mary's Catholic Church by German immigrant, Frank Hufnagel, it arrived by wagon freight about 1878

  • Lighthouse Museum

    Lighthouse Museum

    Rosalie Boudreau's collection has been growing for 30 years. Her first experience was at an auction 45 years ago. She bought a buffet for $2

  • Hayes County Museum & Historical Marker

    Hayes County Museum & Historical Marker

    The original sandstone marker erected in 1931 on the land where the Duke Alexis Buffalo Hunt was held in 1872

  • Hitchcock County Musuem

    The Hitchcock County Museum invites you to travel throughout a complex of six buildings furnished with artifacts that historically depict life in this southwest Nebraska area.

  • Howard County Historical Village

    Howard County Historical Village

    St. Paul's Historical Village consists of seven antique buildings which display a wealth of artifacts from county history. Farwell Danish Lutheran Church

  • Museum of Nebraska Major League Baseball

    Museum of Nebraska Major League Baseball

    St. Paul's Baseball Museum is devoted to illustrating the careers of 114 Major League Baseball players with Nebraska roots. All 114

  • Baseball Sites

    Baseball Sites

    Besides the Museum of Nebraska's Baseball Greats be sure to see these other baseball-related sites and events. *

  • Kearney County Historical Museum

    Kearney County Historical Museum

    Memories of Kearney County since the Civil War.
    Historical Articles Of All Kinds. Many school Pictures and other old pictures, books, magazines, newspapers.

  • Cody Park Railroad Museum

    Cody Park Railroad Museum

    One of the most beautiful sights in North Platte is Cody Park. The Union Pacific Railroad Co. donated and installed steam locomotive UP 3977 in the railroad museum area of Cody Park in 1968

  • North Platte Area Children's Museum

    North Platte Area Children's Museum

    The North Platte Area Children'

  • Fort Cody Trading Post

    Fort Cody Trading Post

    Since 1963, Fort Cody Trading Post has been a landmark on the Nebraska Plains. Not only does the Fort have great shopping, but has recently finished a total renovation of Buffalo Bill'

  • WWII German POW Interpretive Center

    WWII German POW Interpretive Center

    The feature that sets Nebraska Prairie Museum apart from other museums is its unique POW display. German POW'

  • Museum of the High Plains

    Museum of the High Plains

    Authentic pioneer artifacts from the 1870

  • Sherman County Historical Society Museum

    Sherman County Historical Society Museum

    The museum collection is housed in several buildings that have been saved from around the county and moved to the museum site on the edge of Loup City. These include the Hawk Schoolhouse, the Ohlsen/

  • Webster County Historical Museum

    Webster County Historical Museum

    Housed in a beautiful classical revival style mansion, the Museum located on West Highway 136, depicts the rich heritage of the early settlers of the county during the late 1800's and into the early 1

  • Sellers-Barton Museum

    Sellers-Barton Museum

    The first museum was a log cabin built in 1936, with logs from the Niobrara River.

  • Coleman House Museum

    Coleman House Museum

    The Coleman House contains clothing, furniture, memorabilia, a genealogical file,

  • Cherry County Historical Society Museum

    The Cherry County Historical Society Museum offers the visitor a view into the town'

  • Centennial Hall and Museum

    Centennial Hall and Museum

    The bond issue to build the Valentine Public School was approved in February 1897. It was designed by Omaha architect Charles F. Beindorff, and construction was completed in 1898

  • Sandhills Museum

    Relive the colorful history of this unique area. Collection includes: 15 pre-1928

  • Arthur Bowring Sandhills Ranch Historical Park

    Arthur Bowring Sandhills Ranch Historical Park

    Ever wonder what ranch life was like during the settlement of the Sandhills in the late 1800's? A visit to the Arthur

  • Custer County Historical Museum

    Objects and photographs depicting pioneer life from the 1800s to the present. History archives and library.

  • Keya Paha Historical Society Museum

    Keya Paha Historical Society Museum

    The Keya Paha Historical Society welcomes you to experience 100

  • Thomas County Historical Society Museum

    Thomas County Historical Society Museum

    The area's newest museum is the Thomas County Historical Society Museum. Each room of the former residence of one of Thedford'

  • Fort Sidney Complex

    Fort Sidney Complex

    U.S. Troops first occupied a temporary camp known as Sidney Barracks in the summer of 1867 to protect Union Pacific Railroad construction crews. The post was officially established in November 1867

  • Lodgepole Depot Museum

    Lodgepole Depot Museum

    The community'

  • Prairie Schooner Museum

    This local history museum features home-made steam engines, a restored log cabin, spinning wheel, antique organ, old tools, telephones, and more.

  • Sudman-Niemann Heritage House Museum

    Sudman-Niemann Heritage House Museum

    Home as it was in a more genteel times this 1911

  • Garden County Museum

    Garden County Museum

    An early 1900s school house and an old opera house/theater located downtown are filled with historic items, Indian artifacts, fossils, and a bird collection of 300

  • Plains Historical Museum

    Plains Historical Museum

    To learn more about Kimball's history, visit the Plains Historical Museum. The museum is housed in the town's old Fraternal Hall. Built in 1904, and listed on the

  • North Platte Valley Museum

    North Platte Valley Museum

    When you think of the days of the old settlers, a picture of horse-drawn carriages, covered wagons, one-room schoolhouses, general stores, sod houses and a simpler way of life enters your mind. That'

  • Wyobraska Natural History Museum - Wildlife World

    Wyobraska Natural History Museum - Wildlife World

    When you walked into the Wyobraska Natural History Museum, also known as Wildlife World, you could not help but utter an unexpected "Wow!"

  • Western Nebraska Mexican American Historical Museu

    Aztec cooking utensils, stone building, Aztec and Mayan artifacts, local and Mexican cultural history, Mexican clothing, photo displays, dolls, art and agricultural displays.