Arbor Lodge State Historic Park
Left: Missouri River Basin Lewis and Clark Center
|Below: Civil War Veterans Museum in the Grand Army of the Republic Hall|
Nebraska City Museum of Firefighting
Below: Otoe County Museum of Memories
|Nebraska City Museum Association||The Mayhew Cabin with John Brown's Cave|
|The Nebraska City Museum Association was organized in August 2001.The purpose of the Museum Association is to coordinate the efforts of established Museums as well as other Museums that might be established in Otoe County, Nebraska so that all museums in the county might be better utilized by citizens of the community as well as visitors. The Association provides professional museum consultation to the museums in regard to long range planning, capital improvements, fund development, exhibition planning, educational program planning, and collection management. It also promotes the awareness of the museums in the county and encourages increased usage.|
|Kregel Windmill Factory Museum||The Taylor-Wessel-Bickel (Nelson) House||Old Freighters Museum||Wildwood Historic Center||The River Country Nature Center|
Brian K. Volkmer
917 Wildwood Lane, Suite F
Nebraska City, NE 68410
Upcoming events and programs:
The Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Art’s
current exhibit features the work of Jody Boyer and Russ Nordman. There will be an artist reception
Thursday, August 7, from 5:00 – 7:00.
The MRB Lewis & Clark Center’s Living
History Corps will be presenting demonstrations
from 10:00 – 3:30, on Sunday, August 10.
The Wildwood Historic Center will hold its “Star Party” on the grounds immediately south of the City Golf Course, on Saturday evening, September 6.
The River Country Nature Center and Nebraska City Historical Society will hold a joint event for National Archeology Month. The event will be Sunday, September 7, from 1:00 – 4:00 at the Nature Center. Rob Bozell of the Nebraska State Historical Society will present a children program at 1:45 and at 3:00 he will present on the excavation of the Walnut Creek Mill, just north of Camp Catron. Other demonstrations will be held throughout the afternoon.