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Ways to become a part of Nebraska history

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Help tell the many stories of Nebraska’s past. Become a member!

Your membership supports all History Nebraska programs and Nebraska History magazine. You’ll also enjoy discounts, free sites admission, and special events as well as the quarterly Nebraska History News

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Make a cash donation to help us acquire, preserve, and interpret Nebraska’s history. Gifts to History Nebraska help leave a legacy and may help your taxes, too!

The Nebraska State Historical Society Foundation is a 501(C3) not-for-profit corporation that also accepts gifts. 

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Volunteers are the heroes of History Nebraska.

So much history, so little time! Your work helps us share access to Nebraska’s stories at our museums and sites, the reference room, and online. 

Learn more about volunteering.

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Call us before you clean out that attic! Your Nebraska family’s photographs, letters, diaries, documents, home movies, tape recordings, videotapes, and artifacts can help tell our state’s stories.

Please contact us if you have items you might share. 


August 18, 2018
2:00pm to 3:00pm

Sessions with the Senator

Senator George W. Norris made an impact on both Nebraska and the United States that is still felt today. 


August 25, 2018
2:00pm to 6:00pm

Start Your Engines Street Party

Join us at the Nebraska History Museum for a free street party celebrating the opening of our Start Your Engines exhibit...

September 20, 2018
12:00pm to 1:00pm

Brown Bag Lecture - Sandhills Archeology

History Nebraska staff are conducting large-scale surveys and have found about 100 new sites along the Dismal and Middle...

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