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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. 


March 24, 2019
1:30pm to 2:30pm

Sunday at The Rock: Women's Lives on the...

Join us at Chimney Rock for another installment in our 2019 Sunday Afternoons at The Rock series.

Between 1812 and...

April 5, 2019
5:00pm to 7:00pm

Black and White in Black and White: Images of...

Join us at the Nebraska History Museum for a free event celebrating the opening of Black and White in...

April 12, 2019
5:00pm to 7:00pm

Crafting Culture Exhibit Opening

Join us at the Nebraska History Museum for the grand opening of our new Crafting Culture exhibit! We're...

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