Museum of the Fur Trade

6321 US Hwy 20, Chadron, NE 69337
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308-432-3843
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  • Genealogy
  • Furtrademuseum 7.12 080

    Museum dedicated to preservation of North American fur trade, the first business in the New World. The Bordeaux Trading Post, built in 1837, stands on museum grounds. A scholarly journal, the "Museum of the Fur Trade Quarterly," is published through the museum. Open May 1 - October 31, or by appt. Admission: $5 adults, $1 children ages 10-18, children under 16 yrs free. $15 membership includes admission, 10% discount and 4 issues of the "Quarterly" journal. Fur Trade Days held 2nd weekend in July. Feast of the Hunter's Moon in Oct.

    Sunday:
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Monday:
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Tuesday:
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Wednesday:
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Thursday:
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Friday:
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Saturday:
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm