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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. 


September 29, 2018 to September 30, 2018
9:00am to 5:00pm

Red Cloud Agency Community Dig

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Uncover history at Red Cloud Agency with our History Nebraska archeologists! Join us for a weekend community...

September 29, 2018
7:00pm to 9:00pm

Archeology Open House

Illustrated talks will present the findings of recent archeological work conducted in Sioux County and the Sand Hills....

September 30, 2018
2:00pm to 4:00pm

Fort Robinson Free Family Fun Day

Join us at the Fort Robinson Veterinary Hospital for another free day of archeological family fun with History Nebraska...

Yearly memberships start at $32

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