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Stuhr Museum of the Prairie Pioneer

3133 W US Highway 34, Grand Island, NE 68801-7485
+1 308-385-5316
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Love the history here

This place is so well set up. The old town is a step back in time...it's amazing how you feel... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Grand Island, Nebraska
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Felt conned

Taking grandchildren on a trip through Nebraska and South Dakota prior to school starting again, I... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Edgar, Nebraska
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  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
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3133 W US Highway 34, Grand Island, NE 68801-7485
+1 308-385-5316
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This place is so well set up. The old town is a step back in time...it's amazing how you feel walking thru the old buildings.

1  Thank sandmankb
Reviewed 5 days ago

Taking grandchildren on a trip through Nebraska and South Dakota prior to school starting again, I wanted to support attractions near where I live so chose Stuhr Museum. Buying tickets at the drive-up gate, I asked for a map and directions and was told to...More

Thank 154granny
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nebraska Art to make the wife happy old cars and machinery that I enjoyed even a 18 year old son liked walking the old rail road town!

Thank Doug S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were beckoned to this museum after spotting its replica Prairie Pioneer church and barn from the road. Upon arrival, we realized that there is quite a lot to see. There is a museum that boasts an interesting art collection. There is a native american...More

Thank modernclassic
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Todd William's painting the legacy of Nebraska is an outstanding art exhibit, it's a must see for Nebraskans, travelers, and art lovers

Thank RLCZ70
Reviewed 11 July 2017

My wife and I had been traveling and spent July 4 in Grand Island, NE. Stuhr Museum of the Prairie Pioneer had festivities scheduled for the day. First on the list was a 10 AM church service in GERMAN! There was an English translator. We...More

Thank olroyw
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Our family loves going to these wonderful reenactment places. They had some great information and exhibits. There were plenty of people at the different sites to answer questions, but didn't always engage us in offering information. Still, we really liked the place and make sure...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Plan on spending a minimum of 2 to 3 hours here. There is plenty to see – great art, many artifacts, an outside exhibit with an old town and railroad, and then some. It's a very beautiful museum and very well cared for.

Thank kloverfield
Reviewed 28 June 2017

OUTSTANDING. EXCEPTIONAL. The Stuhr Museum of the Prairie Pioneer is even more than these two adjectives describe it. There is a nominal entrance fee. You begin at the main building where you can get oriented with maps and verbal information from volunteers and / or...More

1  Thank kanbaatar
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Who would of thought a small town like Grand Island would have a hidden gem such as this. The art gallery is superb. Classy exhibits. Friendly staff. The railroad town educational. Worth the stop. I live in Lincoln and have driven by here several times...More

1  Thank James P
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12 August 2016|
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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