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Stuhr Museum of the Prairie Pioneer

Closed Now: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Open today: 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Do you like history?

This is a great place to spend a day. Plenty of hands on things for little and big kids. Walking... read more

Reviewed 16 January 2019
Alyce S
very interesting and eduacational

this is a great place to visit... go see it and enjoy The kids will love and adults will enjoy... read more

Reviewed 28 October 2018
Ileine B
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  • Poor1%
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“main building”(37 reviews)
“living history”(13 reviews)
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3133 W US Highway 34, Grand Island, NE 68801-7485
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Reviewed 16 January 2019

This is a great place to spend a day. Plenty of hands on things for little and big kids. Walking the main street and getting a snack or sandwich is always fun. We also love visiting the old homes before Christmas and smelling and tasting...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Alyce S
Reviewed 5 January 2019

We enjoyed a day at Stuhr Museum with our 9 year old grandson. He learned a lot about how his great and great-great grandparents lived. Great place for Pioneer History!

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank susdweb
Reviewed 28 October 2018

this is a great place to visit... go see it and enjoy The kids will love and adults will enjoy seeing all the autos and vehicles they have.. Amazing place..

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ileine B
Reviewed 17 September 2018

We were there about 10 years ago. It was great back then...all the buildings and shops in railroad town were open and staffed, lots of people around, great museum! This time, it seemed to be showing it's age some - pavement breaking up, some of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Omaha2
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

We arrived late on a very hot day, and went directly to Railroad Town. I sat in the shade at the Silver Dollar Cafe, drinking a cold lemonade, while my daughters and granddaughter toured the buildings. Their favorites were the old houses furnished in early...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank margie1928
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

We did not plan on spending all day here but you really could! This would be a great place to visit with kids for the day with a picnic. Lots of room to wander and a wonderful pioneer age village to wander through with people...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Denise S
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

This is a nice museum that takes you back to the late 19th century. Great displays, an old west town with 19th century homes you can walk through and a wide variety of antique tractors, farm equipment, and automobiles. Would recommend anyone looking for a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank jdkrup77
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed the Stuhr Museum. All the exhibits were great! We enjoyed walking around at Railroad Town. The Silver Dollar Cafe was a great place to enjoy a cold soda after enjoying all the buildings.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Gsheldon86
Reviewed 4 July 2018

This is a wonderful place to learn about life on the prairie...something that sadly many children will never get to learn about. From interactive docents in the old prairie town to an old Union Pacific engine, passenger car and caboose, it's a great place to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank mgalex
Reviewed 30 June 2018

This museum exceeded our expectations. We were on a two-family vacation which included 4 children (ages 15, 11,11, and 8). Everyone adult and child alike enjoyed the museum. It was super hot the day we were there so we did not spend as much time...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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4 June 2018|
Response from ourtrips2011 | Reviewed this property |
Contact info. 308 385-5315. Lots of activities and special events. . Hope you find this information helpful
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Response from 712larryk | Reviewed this property |
$7.00 each for seniors. Great value.
Jason R
1 June 2015|
Response from Tanja C | Reviewed this property |
It depends. This Museum consists of several parts. So if you want to see it all, I would definitely plan to be there from open to close. They're open from 9-5 Monday through Saturday. Outbuildings open a bit later, but you... More