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NSHS Foundation

Kinman-Oldfield Suite
128 N 13th Ste 1010
Lincoln, NE 68508


Join Us in Keeping Nebraska History Alive.

At the Nebraska State Historical Society Foundation, we support the preservation, interpretation, and appreciation of Nebraska history. As a 501(c)(3) organization, we work directly with donors on their funding priorities in support of countless Nebraska State Historical Society (NSHS) programs, projects, and events. The Nebraska State Historical Society Foundation is especially grateful to those who have contributed to the NSHS through the Foundation throughout our sixty-eight year history.

April Events at the Nebraska History Museum

April 6th – Free Family Fun Day: 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
“Louisiana Purchase of 1803”
Learn about the Louisiana Purchase that was signed in April of 1803, see items from the Lewis and Clark Expedition, create crafts, tour the “Nebraska Joins the Union” exhibit.

April 9th – Landmark Store Spring Sale - 20% Discount*
*20% Discount on most merchandise. Some exclusions apply, no other discounts apply.

April 17th – Brown Bag History Forum: 12 noon – 1:00pm
“Buffalo Bill’s Nebraska” by Jeff Barnes
“Omaha historian and NSHS trustee Jeff Barnes, author of The Great Plains Guide to Buffalo Bill, will tell of Bill’s years in Nebraska.”

April 25th – Arbor Day – NHM Closed in Observance of Arbor Day.

Register Now for the 2014 Summer Kids Classes!
There are 14 classes from which to choose:
– late May through early August
– AM, PM, or all day
– for grades K through 12
All registrations are on a first-come, first-served basis.

Mark your calendar!
May 3rd - Free Family Fun Day – “Teacher Appreciation”
Contact Judy Keetle, 402-471-4757, for details.

Nebraska History Museum
15th & P Streets, Lincoln
Hours: 9-4:30, Monday-Friday
1-4:30 Saturday-Sunday
Free admission
For questions about events and exhibits call 402-471-4782.