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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. 


July 18, 2019
12:00pm to 1:00pm

Brown Bag Lecture: When We Went to the Moon

"The Eagle Has Landed" With those words, humankind had set foot on another astronomical body, forever free of the...

July 20, 2019
1:00pm to 4:00pm

History Nebraska Goes to the Moon

Join us July 20 from 1 to 4 pm at the Nebraska History Museum to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission...

July 25, 2019
10:30am to 12:30pm

Mad Science at the Museum: Rays of Light

Join us for this FREE summer programming at the Nebraska History Museum to learn how history and science collide!...

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