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Petrified Wood Gallery

525 E 1st St, Ogallala, NE 69153-2620
+1 308-284-9996
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A wealth of history.

Native American relics and lots of geology specimens are on view here. We love the artwork with... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Claudia S
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This is a MUST SEE! Rare to find a treasure like this in a large city let alone in a small town... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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“on display” (7 reviews)
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525 E 1st St, Ogallala, NE 69153-2620
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+1 308-284-9996
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"on display"
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"two brothers"
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"indian artifacts"
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"local artists"
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"gift shop"
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"amazing collection"
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"unique items"
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"an art form"
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"for sale"
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"answer questions"
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"well worth the stop"
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"interesting place"
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"small town"
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"old west"
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"twin"
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"exhibits"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Native American relics and lots of geology specimens are on view here. We love the artwork with the petrified wood.

Thank Claudia S
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a MUST SEE! Rare to find a treasure like this in a large city let alone in a small town like Ogallala. It is not to be missed!

Thank bccmm
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was an absolutely amazing collection. The twin elder men who collected all of this did a great job displaying it.

Thank krahorst
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Reviewed 28 May 2018

Reviews were good at this stop, so thought we'd enjoy a quick break and visit here. Weellllll, our quick visit ended up over 2 hours! It was just such an interesting and diverse stop. We like rocks, wood and gems and this had them all....More

Thank getout123
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Reviewed 25 May 2018

Amazing little barns, houses, birds, etc made from tiny bits of petrified wood plus they tell you how they are made! There are also wonderful displays of slices of the wood and info on where they came from and type of tree. Allow yourself at...More

Thank lilliemax
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Reviewed 6 March 2018

Creative artistry abounds in the Petrified Wood Gallery. From the founders' tiny shards of petrified wood made into old western scenes to the Native pieces and petrified wood from all over the world...don't miss this amazing piece of Americana!

Thank REJ810
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Reviewed 14 November 2017

This is a very unique and interesting gallery. The gift shop is full of treasures. Ask them to tell you about the artists/collectors Howard and Harvey Kenfield. If you get really lucky they will be there working in the gallery and you can meet them...More

1  Thank NETourismGuru
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Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Those familiar with "Lonesome Dove" no doubt remember that Ogallala Nebraska is the end of the Texas Trail. The gunfight and girls of the night might be gone, but history still lives. The Petrified Wood Gallery is a fine example of natural and old West...More

1  Thank megarick
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Reviewed 31 October 2017

This Gallery is a very unexpected attraction in a small town. It could hold its own with the best tourist resorts. The collection of petrified wood and minerals was large and very well arranged. The shop was very clean and friendly, knowledgable staff was will...More

1  Thank dirtdiggergal
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Reviewed 22 October 2017

Amazing Gallery! The Kenfield Brothers began collecting Petrified Wood soon after their tour of duty during the Korean War. The gallery shows their detailed items made with petrified wood, many which took more than 2 months to complete! There are several rooms displaying their artwork...More

1  Thank Mindy and Roger A
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