Nebraska History Museum

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.


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Storefront of NSHS

Plan Visit

Monday-Friday, 9:00am - 4:30pm; Saturday-Sunday, 1:00pm - 4:30pm (closed state holidays)


131 Centennial Mall North (Centennial Mall & P St.)
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Street parking along P St. and Centennial Mall. Garages nearby:

Wheelchair and stroller acessible. Wheelchairs free of charge, first come, first serve. Service animals are permitted.

Flash photography is not permitted.

No food and beverage in galleries.​


May 26, 2017

Nebraska History Book Club, Eleanor and Park

The featured book will be Eleanor and Park by Rainbow Rowell. Join the discussion!

May 30, 2017
10:00am to 11:00am

Hour at the Museum Story Hour

Knots on a Counting Rope by Bill Martin, Jr. and John Archambault

May 31, 2017
9:30am to 12:00pm

Summer Kids' Class: Native American Art

Native American Art

Register Today!

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Landmark Store

  • Unique gifts, books, art, and products celebrating Nebraska and its peoples
  • Nebraska History Museum, Nebraska State Capitol, Chimney Rock Historic Site, Ft. Robinson History Center Locations
  • 10% discount for NSHS members
  • 402-471-3447

Rental and Event Information Coming Soon

Yearly memberships start at $32

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