Plainsman Museum

210 16th St, Aurora, NE 68818

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About This Destination

Easy to Enjoy. The museum's treasures are located on six acres in five buildings and a caboose. The collections reside indoors - so they can be enjoyed rain or shine.

So...Stroll down the boardwalk of an entire historic town. Examine a real sod house. Contemplate one of a kind murals and mosaics. Explore the District 66 Schoolhouse. Relive the past in the home of General Delevan and Mrs. Lana Bates. Experience a working blacksmith shop. Learn and remember the history of Hamilton County, Nebraska and the families who settled the Great Plains.

Hours

Tuesday:

9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Wednesday:

9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Thursday:

9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Friday:

9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Saturday:

9:00 am - 4:00 pm

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