A Merry Prairie Holiday

Our Mission is to leverage this unique historic place that inspires curiosity and fosters learning for everyone.

Our vision is to expand the boundaries of our historical and natural resources by exploring, celebrating, and improving the human experience. Through a heart for the past, a head for the present, and an eye to the future, our doors are always open to a diversity of voice and limitless experience.

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Explore Winter

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Be a part of the transformation

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Help build a vibrant future with the Prairie Pathways Campaign. We envision a future in which we reimagine how the world views and uses museums as we inspire curiosity and foster learning. Learn about how you can make an impact on your community today.

Programs & Events

FEATURED BLOG POST

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The impact of Native American Heritage Month

November 1, 2022

Native American Heritage Month became official in the United States in 1990 after Congress and President George H. Bush signed a resolution that designated November as the first National American…

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FEATURED BLOG POST

Image of Lenape Indian camp

The impact of Native American Heritage Month

November 1, 2022

Native American Heritage Month became official in the United States in 1990 after Congress and President George H. Bush signed a resolution that designated November as the first National American…

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UPCOMING EVENTS

Curious Conversations: Seasonality in 1830’s Everyday Life
December 8 @ 1:00 pm - 1:30 pm
A Merry Prairie Holiday
December 9 @ 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Breakfast With Santa
December 10 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Breakfast With Santa
December 10 @ 11:00 am
Sensory Friendly Visit with Santa
December 10 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
A Merry Prairie Holiday
December 10 @ 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Breakfast With Santa
December 11 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm