Dawson County Historical Society Museum

805 N. Taft St, Lexington, NE 68850

Website

308-324-5340

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  • Railroad

  • Archeological

  • Genealogy

About This Destination

805 N. Taft St - Main building houses period rooms depicting daily life around the turn of the century. Glassware, quilt collection, locomotive depot, archives and library for research, artists gallery and gift shop. Also on display are a 15,000-year-old Columbian mammoth, McCabe Aeroplane featuring eliptical wings, schoolhouse, log cabin, 1903 Baldwin locomotive and agricultural building.

Hours

Tuesday:

10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Wednesday:

10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Thursday:

10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Friday:

10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Saturday:

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

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