Chimney Rock Museum Reopening
Join us for a special celebration of the reopening of the Chimney Rock Museum Saturday, July 17. Enjoy refreshments in the morning with a special ribbon cutting at 10:30 am (MDT) and free admission all day (9 am - 4 pm MDT). Celebrate our new facilities and expanded exhibits, hear from History Nebraska Director and CEO Trevor Jones and History Nebraska Board of Trustees President Marilyn Moore, and see the renovated museum for yourself.
The NEBRASKALand Foundation will also present History Nebraska with the annual Rising Star Award. The award recognizes outstanding new tourism attractions or significant expansions to existing attractions and economic and social development efforts. The NEBRASKAland Foundation, Inc. is a nonprofit corporation with the Governor as the honorary chairperson formed to enhance Nebraskans' pride in the Good Life and display this quality of life to guests visiting the great state of Nebraska, according to their website. It was established in 1962. The award was created in 1999, and was first presented in 2000 to the Kearney Archway.