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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. 


December 3, 2018
12:00pm to 12:15pm

Noon Bites: Learn All About Cattle Brands

Learn about cattle branding with actual cowboy Marlen Luff! Join us at noon at the Nebraska History Museum for short, fun...

December 9, 2018
1:00pm to 5:00pm

Old Fashioned Nebraska Holiday Open House

The Thomas P. Kennard house has lived many lives in its 149-year history. On December 9, it'll be the venue for History...

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