12,000 years of history! Many people and cultures have made Nebraska their home. Come see fascinating artifacts and hear amazing stories from our rich past.
- Learn about life in Nebraska before it became a state, what it was like to live in Nebraska during the early years of statehood, and the moments that affected all Nebraskans.
- See unique artifacts only on display at the Nebraska History Museum.
- Participate in a variety of educational programs for children and adults.
We have over 125,000 objects in our collections and we continue to collect items that tell the story of Nebraska's history. To see what is currently on display, visit our Exhibits page.