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
114 South 6th Street, P.O. Box 792
Nebraska City, NE 68410
Upcoming events and programs:
The Kregel Windmill Factory Museum is hosting a speaker on Saturday evening, November 22, at 7:00. Jesse Korus, a geologist and hydrologist for the University of Nebraska- Lincoln, will present “The Story of Nebraska’s Subterranean Connections”. The presentation will focus on Nebraska’s geology, groundwater, and wells.
The Nebraska City Museum of Firefighting has
extended their seasonal hours. They will
be open every weekend in November; Saturdays
from 11:00 - 5:00 and Sundays from 12:00 - 4:00.
They will continue to allow free admission for
Nebraska City residents.
The Wildwood Historic Center’s “For the Love of the Piano” event will feature Luke Partsch this year. Held on Sunday, December 7, this year’s event will also feature a vintage clothing display in the barn. The House is decorated for Christmas. After November 1, the house will still be available for tours but these must be arranged by e-mail. Megan Moffet is the featured artist of the month until the end of October.