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.


Man looking at an exhibit

Storefront of NSHS

Plan Visit

Beginning October 1st: Monday-Friday, 10:00am - 5:30pm; Saturday, 1:00pm - 5:30pm; Sunday, CLOSED   (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 accessible. Wheelchairs free of charge, first come, first serve. Service animals are permitted.

Flash photography is not permitted.

No food and beverage in galleries.


December 4, 2017
12:00pm to 12:15pm

Noon Bites


Case Threshing Machine Model

Fred Fleming, member of the Camp Creek Threshers, will speak about the 1930'...

December 26, 2017
10:00am to 11:00am

Hour at the Museum


Hear a winter story set during WWII, create a fun winter craft and tour the WWII artifacts in Nebraska Unwrapped...

Two kids looking at a book in a museum

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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