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1    Fort Atkinson State Historic Park
2    Fort Kearney State Historical Park
3    Fort Robinson Museum
4    Harold Warp Pioneer Village
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6    Mayhew Cabin & Historical Village
7    Museum of the Fur Trade
8    Neligh Mill State Historic Site
9    Rock Creek Station State Historical Park
10  Stuhr Museum of the Prairie Pioneer
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Fort Atkinson State Historic Park  Click here for hours, admission fees, details of what's there, local lodging, local information & nearby things to do
Description: From 1820-1827 this post was western-most point of government authority, in charge of regulating the fur trade, and the location of the first school and library in Nebraska. Restoration is ongoingAddress
S 7th St
PO Box 240
Fort Calhoun, Nebraska 68023
General Location:
Closest City: Omaha (15 mi)
Closest Major Highway:  US 75
Closest Airport:  Omaha OMA


Contact
Phone 402 468-5611
Fort Kearney State Historical Park  Click here for hours, admission fees, details of what's there, local lodging, local information & nearby things to do
Description: Erected in 1848 to replace an earlier fort, it guarded the Oregon Trail during the Gold Rush era, became a stagecoach and freight caravan stop and a Pony Express home stationAddress
1020 V Rd
Kearney, Nebraska 68847
General Location:
Closest City:  Lincoln (125 mi)
Closest Interstate:  I-80
Closest Airport:  Kearney Mncpl EAR (United only)

Lincoln LNK
Contact
Phone 308 865-5305
Fort Robinson Museum  Click here for hours, admission fees, details of what's there, local lodging, local information & nearby things to do
Description: State park offers train and stagecoach rides, two museums, buffalo herd; fort site includes the 1905 post headquarters (now the museum) and more than a dozen other sites on base such as the blacksmithAddress
3200 Highway 20
PO Box 304
Crawford, Nebraska 69339
General Location:
Closest City:  Casper, WY (170 mi)
Closest Major Road:  US 20
Closest Airport:  CPR


Contact
Phone 308 665-2919

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Harold Warp Pioneer Village  Click here for hours, admission fees, details of what's there, local lodging, local information & nearby things to do
Description: Buildings include 12 moved here and others constructed on site. The moved buildings are grouped around a village green and include an 1869 log cabin and fort, general store, land officeAddress
224 E Highway 6
Minden, Nebraska 68959
General Location:
Closest City:  Lincoln (145 mi)
Closest Interstate:  US 6 to US 183 to I-80
Closest Airport:  Kearney EAR (United only) Lincoln LNK


Contact
Phone 308 832-1181
Toll free 800 445-4447
Mayhew Cabin & Historical Village Click here for hours, admission fees, details of what's there, local lodging, local information & nearby things to do
Description: Oldest original building in Nebraska, the Allen Mayhew cabin was a stop on the underground trail, with a tunnel dug to the channel of a nearby creek. Also on site are a blacksmith shop, churchAddress
2012 4th Corso
Nebraska City, Nebraska 68410
General Location:
Closest City:  Omaha (55 mi)
Closest Interstate:  SR 2 to I-29
Closest Airport:  Omaha OMA


Contact
Phone 402 873-3115

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Museum of the Fur Trade  Click here for hours, admission fees, details of what's there, local lodging, local information & nearby things to do
Description: The museum has three galleries dealing with all aspects of the fur trade from early colonial days to the present, and the reconstructed Bordeaux Trading Post, active from 1837-1876 is on the grounds.Address
6321 Highway 20
Chadron, Nebraska 69337
General Location:
Closest City:  Casper WY (2oo mi)
Closest Major Road:  US 20
Closest Airport:  Chadron Mncpl CDR (United only) Casper  CPR


Contact
Phone 308 432-3843
Neligh Mill State Historic Site  Click here for hours, admission fees, details of what's there, local lodging, local information & nearby things to do
Description: Location includes the mill, restored office, and reconstructed flume and penstock with the remains of the dam.Address
N Street at Wylie Drive
PO Box 271
Neligh, Nebraska 68756
General Location:
Closest City:  Omaha (165 mi)
Closest Major Road:  US 275
Closest Airport:  Omaha OMA


Contact
Phone 402 887-4303
Rock Creek Station State Historical Park  Click here for hours, admission fees, details of what's there, local lodging, local information & nearby things to do
Description: Originally built in 1857, it evolved into road ranch on the Oregon Trail, and was used as a stage station and Pony Express swing station, as well as the location of a toll bridge. Address
57415 710th Rd
Route 4, Box 36
Fairbury, Nebraska 68352
General Location:
Closest City:  Lincoln (80 mi)
Closest Major Road:   US 136  to US 77
Closest Airport:  Lincoln LNK


Contact
Phone 402 729-5777

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10  Stuhr Museum of the Prairie Pioneer  Click here for hours, admission fees, details of what's there, local lodging, local information & nearby things to do
Description: Originally built in 1857, it evolved into road ranch on the Oregon Trail, and was used as a stage station and Pony Express swing station, as well as the location of a toll bridge. Address
3133 W US Highway 34
US 281 & 34
Grand Island, Nebraska 68801
General Location:
Closest City:  (95 mi)
Closest Interstate:  US 281 to I-80 exit 312
Closest Airport:  Grand Island Regional GRI (United only); Lincoln LNK


Contact
Phone 308 385-5316
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