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Gage County Historical Society and Museum

101 N 2nd St, Beatrice, NE 68310-2819
+1 412-228-1679
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Modest Museum in a Great Venue

Located in the old Burlington Railroad (CB&Q) neoclassical station in Beatrice, the museum covers... read more

Reviewed 4 July 2017
Quimby R
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Omaha, Nebraska
Neat museum in historic rail depot

You can really get to know Beatrice and Gage County by visiting this museum that is clearly a labor... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2017
NE_AK_CA
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Northern California
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Jul 3, 2017
“Modest Museum in a Great Venue”
May 22, 2017
“Neat museum in historic rail depot”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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101 N 2nd St, Beatrice, NE 68310-2819
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+1 412-228-1679
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Reviewed 4 July 2017

Located in the old Burlington Railroad (CB&Q) neoclassical station in Beatrice, the museum covers just about any and every thing of local if not regional historical interest. The displays and information are well done and interesting even to someone like me who lives out of...More

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Reviewed 23 May 2017

You can really get to know Beatrice and Gage County by visiting this museum that is clearly a labor of love created by dedicated volunteers. There's something for everyone here from industry to sport and religion. I most enjoyed the extensive display of antique medical...More

1  Thank NE_AK_CA
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Reviewed 28 August 2016

STOP and go inside to see the history of each town and see many period photos of Gage county. Workers there are so friendly and helpful. You must stop when in Beatrice, NE and then go to the Homestead National Monument.

1  Thank LaNette H
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Reviewed 16 September 2014

The staff is extremely helpful and the displays are well organized. I was doing some family research and this facility was a treasure. A bonus was the fascinating gift shop...one of a kind. If you want to know ANYTHING about Gage county, this can be...More

3  Thank Lakedale1
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Reviewed 20 September 2013

The museum is informative and interesting. But the ladies in the office are dynamite! I was there doing family research from the early 1900's and they were so very helpful! And each step of the way they were so excited... they know their stuff and...More

4  Thank WMKill
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Reviewed 15 August 2013

We went to the museum to use the genealogy resources. What we found was a very nice museum on Gage County, but no access to the genealogy resources. A volunteer who could answer no questions, and wasn't even sure about the museum hours, was friendly...More

1  Thank grandma80401
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