Memorial Day thru Labor Day:
Museum:
Monday-Saturday 10 am to 6 pm
and Sundays from 1-5 pm
Archives:
Monday-Friday 1-4 pm
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September thru May:
Museum:

Monday-Friday 1-5 pm
Archives:
Mondays 1-4 pm

 

Buffalo County Historical Society
710 West 11th Street
PO Box 523
Kearney, NE 68848-0523

308-234-3041
bchs.us@hotmail.com



 

 

 



Discover the history of Trails and Rails at the Museum, which is located on the original Mormon Trail.


Trails and Rails Museum, 710 W. 11th St., Kearney, Nebraska
(308) 234-3041
E mail: bchs.us@hotmail.com

Buffalo County Historical Society
P.O. Box 523
Kearney, NE 68848

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Admission:
$5 for adults;
$2 children ages 5-12;
$3 UNK students showing school I.D.
Free for BCHS members.
Inquire about group rates!

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Trails and Rails Museum’s Hours:

*Memorial Day thru Labor Day:

Museum: Monday-Saturday 10 am to 6 pm and Sundays from 1-5 pm
Archives: Monday-Friday 1-4 pm

*Sept.-May:

Museum: Monday-Friday 1-5 pm
Archives: Mondays 1-4 pm

Genealogists are on hand on Mondays from 1-4 p.m. or by appointment. Our dedicated volunteers answer e-mail requests daily. Please let us know if you have research questions!

Exceptions:

Holiday hours and Special Event hours can be found on the calendar at the bottom of the "home" page.

Group Tours:
Group tours are encouraged to call and schedule a tour, everyone is welcome to join us during these hours. If these hours do not work for you, please call to set up an appointment.

Schools:
School groups are welcome.
The museum is open for schools and special groups by appointment by calling the Museum Office at (308) 234-3041.

Donations:
A part of the funding for Trails & Rails Museum operations comes from the Buffalo County general fund. All other Museum expenses come from contributions. All donations are appreciated.

Volunteers:
If you are interested in helping with any of the Society activities,
please call 234-3041.

Museum Gift Shop:

The Trails & Rails Museum gift shop includes over fifty titles of books relating to Buffalo County, railroads, historic trails, and pioneers. Also find our colorful t-shirts, postcards, bells, whistles, wooden kits, lap quilts, keychains, music CDs, playing cards, and lots of fun, unique items for all ages!

Click here to see more photos of the Trails and Rails Museum.

 

 

 

 



 

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