“To preserve and honor the legacy of illustrator, John Philip Falter, in his hometown while providing inspiration for generations to come.”
The museum opened in historical, downtown Falls City, NE on May 1, 2015, in the lobby of the former Richardson County Bank Building at 1622 Stone St. After graduating from Falls City High School in 1928, John went on to become a world-renowned illustrator. The museum features: his Philadelphia studio (on loan from the Nebraska State Historical Society Museum), his 129 “Saturday Evening Post” covers, original Jazz works and prints, as well as other works on loan from local collectors.
Museum is available outside of normal business hours upon special request. Museum is open by appointment only during the winter. Please contact via email or phone to set up a time to visit.