Museum of Nebraska History
Operated by the Nebraska Historical Society, the Museum of Nebraska History preserves and promotes the state's rich cultural and social history. It features exhibits on statehood and the territorial period, a children's museum entitled Investigation Station, a look at Native American history through The First Nebraskans, and rotating special exhibits dedicated to the experiences of all Nebraskans over the past two centuries. The Society was established in 1878. In all, the museum houses 125,000 Nebraska-related artifacts and other items.