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Feb 23 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm The Durham Museum
Boy Scout Merit Badge Workshop: Coin Collecting Two dates to choose from! February 23 and April 20, 2019 $8/members and $10/non-members ($5 per chaperone) There could be no better place to complete your Coin Collecting merit badge than The Durham Museum, home of the Byron Reed Coin Collection, considered to be one of the best coin collections in the country! Hear… Continue Reading Scout Workshop: Coin Collecting
Feb 23 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm The Durham Museum
Now – July 21, 2019 This exhibition was developed by Durham Museum intern and University of Nebraska at Omaha graduate, Mallory Boyle. The Regency Era (1795-1830) was a time when enlightenment thought provoked lifestyle and culture changes throughout Europe. The onset of the French Revolution resulted in clothing styles changing seemingly overnight. From having an aristocratic flair to favoring the… Continue Reading A Regency of Style: Cultural Changes in 18th and 19th Century Europe
Feb 23 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm The Durham Museum
Now – July 21, 2019 This exhibition was developed by Durham Museum intern and University of Nebraska at Omaha History MA candidate, Sean Summerfelt. The Omaha Library Association was established in 1857 when Omaha City was only a fledgling three-year-old city. Though this first association was short lived, it amassed a collection of 4,500 books. In 1877 the Omaha City… Continue Reading For the People of Omaha: Byron Reed and the Original Omaha Public Library
Feb 23 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm The Durham Museum
This exhibition was developed by Durham Museum intern and University of Nebraska at Omaha undergraduate, Adam Barritt. Omaha’s “Jobbers Canyon” was a recognized historic district placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1987. It was demolished in 1988-89 to clear land for the building of the Conagra Brand’s headquarters and is to date one of the largest “lost”… Continue Reading Jobber’s Canyon: Omaha’s Lost History
Feb 23 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm The Durham Museum
Boy Scout Merit Badge Workshop: Indian Lore Two dates to choose from! February 23 and April 20, 2019 $8/members and $10/non-members ($5 per chaperone) Visit The Durham Museum’s earth lodge and tipi to learn all about Indian Lore! The Durham Museum will host this merit badge class through Native American games, storytelling, and artifacts from the museum’s Native American collection… Continue Reading Scout Workshop: Indian Lore
Feb 24 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm The Durham Museum
Now – July 21, 2019 This exhibition was developed by Durham Museum intern and University of Nebraska at Omaha graduate, Mallory Boyle. The Regency Era (1795-1830) was a time when enlightenment thought provoked lifestyle and culture changes throughout Europe. The onset of the French Revolution resulted in clothing styles changing seemingly overnight. From having an aristocratic flair to favoring the… Continue Reading A Regency of Style: Cultural Changes in 18th and 19th Century Europe
Feb 24 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm The Durham Museum
Now – July 21, 2019 This exhibition was developed by Durham Museum intern and University of Nebraska at Omaha History MA candidate, Sean Summerfelt. The Omaha Library Association was established in 1857 when Omaha City was only a fledgling three-year-old city. Though this first association was short lived, it amassed a collection of 4,500 books. In 1877 the Omaha City… Continue Reading For the People of Omaha: Byron Reed and the Original Omaha Public Library
Feb 24 @ 1:00 pm – 8:00 pm The Durham Museum
This exhibition was developed by Durham Museum intern and University of Nebraska at Omaha undergraduate, Adam Barritt. Omaha’s “Jobbers Canyon” was a recognized historic district placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1987. It was demolished in 1988-89 to clear land for the building of the Conagra Brand’s headquarters and is to date one of the largest “lost”… Continue Reading Jobber’s Canyon: Omaha’s Lost History
Feb 26 all-day The Durham Museum
The Durham Museum is home to the 29th annual Omaha District History Day Competition February 26 – 27. More than 300 students in grades 6-12 from Douglas and Sarpy counties will compete in various categories including exhibits, documentaries, performances, historical papers and websites. There are many opportunities to get involved with the Omaha District History Day Competition. If you are… Continue Reading Omaha District History Day Competition
Feb 26 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm The Durham Museum
Now – July 21, 2019 This exhibition was developed by Durham Museum intern and University of Nebraska at Omaha graduate, Mallory Boyle. The Regency Era (1795-1830) was a time when enlightenment thought provoked lifestyle and culture changes throughout Europe. The onset of the French Revolution resulted in clothing styles changing seemingly overnight. From having an aristocratic flair to favoring the… Continue Reading A Regency of Style: Cultural Changes in 18th and 19th Century Europe
Feb 26 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm The Durham Museum
This exhibition was developed by Durham Museum intern and University of Nebraska at Omaha undergraduate, Adam Barritt. Omaha’s “Jobbers Canyon” was a recognized historic district placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1987. It was demolished in 1988-89 to clear land for the building of the Conagra Brand’s headquarters and is to date one of the largest “lost”… Continue Reading Jobber’s Canyon: Omaha’s Lost History
Feb 26 @ 1:00 pm – 8:00 pm The Durham Museum
Now – July 21, 2019 This exhibition was developed by Durham Museum intern and University of Nebraska at Omaha History MA candidate, Sean Summerfelt. The Omaha Library Association was established in 1857 when Omaha City was only a fledgling three-year-old city. Though this first association was short lived, it amassed a collection of 4,500 books. In 1877 the Omaha City… Continue Reading For the People of Omaha: Byron Reed and the Original Omaha Public Library
Feb 27 all-day The Durham Museum
The Durham Museum is home to the 29th annual Omaha District History Day Competition February 26 – 27. More than 300 students in grades 6-12 from Douglas and Sarpy counties will compete in various categories including exhibits, documentaries, performances, historical papers and websites. There are many opportunities to get involved with the Omaha District History Day Competition. If you are… Continue Reading Omaha District History Day Competition
Feb 27 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm The Durham Museum
Now – July 21, 2019 This exhibition was developed by Durham Museum intern and University of Nebraska at Omaha graduate, Mallory Boyle. The Regency Era (1795-1830) was a time when enlightenment thought provoked lifestyle and culture changes throughout Europe. The onset of the French Revolution resulted in clothing styles changing seemingly overnight. From having an aristocratic flair to favoring the… Continue Reading A Regency of Style: Cultural Changes in 18th and 19th Century Europe
Feb 27 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm The Durham Museum
Now – July 21, 2019 This exhibition was developed by Durham Museum intern and University of Nebraska at Omaha History MA candidate, Sean Summerfelt. The Omaha Library Association was established in 1857 when Omaha City was only a fledgling three-year-old city. Though this first association was short lived, it amassed a collection of 4,500 books. In 1877 the Omaha City… Continue Reading For the People of Omaha: Byron Reed and the Original Omaha Public Library
Feb 27 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm The Durham Museum
This exhibition was developed by Durham Museum intern and University of Nebraska at Omaha undergraduate, Adam Barritt. Omaha’s “Jobbers Canyon” was a recognized historic district placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1987. It was demolished in 1988-89 to clear land for the building of the Conagra Brand’s headquarters and is to date one of the largest “lost”… Continue Reading Jobber’s Canyon: Omaha’s Lost History
Feb 28 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm The Durham Museum
Now – July 21, 2019 This exhibition was developed by Durham Museum intern and University of Nebraska at Omaha graduate, Mallory Boyle. The Regency Era (1795-1830) was a time when enlightenment thought provoked lifestyle and culture changes throughout Europe. The onset of the French Revolution resulted in clothing styles changing seemingly overnight. From having an aristocratic flair to favoring the… Continue Reading A Regency of Style: Cultural Changes in 18th and 19th Century Europe
Feb 28 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm The Durham Museum
Now – July 21, 2019 This exhibition was developed by Durham Museum intern and University of Nebraska at Omaha History MA candidate, Sean Summerfelt. The Omaha Library Association was established in 1857 when Omaha City was only a fledgling three-year-old city. Though this first association was short lived, it amassed a collection of 4,500 books. In 1877 the Omaha City… Continue Reading For the People of Omaha: Byron Reed and the Original Omaha Public Library
Feb 28 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm The Durham Museum
This exhibition was developed by Durham Museum intern and University of Nebraska at Omaha undergraduate, Adam Barritt. Omaha’s “Jobbers Canyon” was a recognized historic district placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1987. It was demolished in 1988-89 to clear land for the building of the Conagra Brand’s headquarters and is to date one of the largest “lost”… Continue Reading Jobber’s Canyon: Omaha’s Lost History
Mar 1 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm The Durham Museum
Now – July 21, 2019 This exhibition was developed by Durham Museum intern and University of Nebraska at Omaha graduate, Mallory Boyle. The Regency Era (1795-1830) was a time when enlightenment thought provoked lifestyle and culture changes throughout Europe. The onset of the French Revolution resulted in clothing styles changing seemingly overnight. From having an aristocratic flair to favoring the… Continue Reading A Regency of Style: Cultural Changes in 18th and 19th Century Europe
Mar 1 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm The Durham Museum
Now – July 21, 2019 This exhibition was developed by Durham Museum intern and University of Nebraska at Omaha History MA candidate, Sean Summerfelt. The Omaha Library Association was established in 1857 when Omaha City was only a fledgling three-year-old city. Though this first association was short lived, it amassed a collection of 4,500 books. In 1877 the Omaha City… Continue Reading For the People of Omaha: Byron Reed and the Original Omaha Public Library
Mar 1 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm The Durham Museum
This exhibition was developed by Durham Museum intern and University of Nebraska at Omaha undergraduate, Adam Barritt. Omaha’s “Jobbers Canyon” was a recognized historic district placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1987. It was demolished in 1988-89 to clear land for the building of the Conagra Brand’s headquarters and is to date one of the largest “lost”… Continue Reading Jobber’s Canyon: Omaha’s Lost History
Mar 2 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm The Durham Museum
Now – July 21, 2019 This exhibition was developed by Durham Museum intern and University of Nebraska at Omaha graduate, Mallory Boyle. The Regency Era (1795-1830) was a time when enlightenment thought provoked lifestyle and culture changes throughout Europe. The onset of the French Revolution resulted in clothing styles changing seemingly overnight. From having an aristocratic flair to favoring the… Continue Reading A Regency of Style: Cultural Changes in 18th and 19th Century Europe
Mar 2 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm The Durham Museum
Exhibit on Display March 2 – June 23, 2019 Inspired by the new permanent exhibition at the National Museum of American History, American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith explores America’s bold experiment in a government “of, by, and for the people.” From the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service (SITES) this exhibition is the centerpiece of a high-profile initiative on… Continue Reading American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith
Mar 2 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm The Durham Museum
Exhibit on Display March 2 – June 23, 2019 Inspired by the new permanent exhibition at the National Museum of American History, American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith explores America’s bold experiment in a government “of, by, and for the people.” From the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service (SITES) this exhibition is the centerpiece of a high-profile initiative on… Continue Reading American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith
Mar 2 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm The Durham Museum
Saturday, March 2 10AM American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith exhibit opens! 10AM-2PM Every vote counts at The Durham Museum, especially on the opening weekend of the Smithsonian’s newest traveling exhibition American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith. Step into the voting booth and cast your ballot for the Soda Fountain’s April ice cream of the month. Enjoy story… Continue Reading American Democracy: Opening Day
Mar 2 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm The Durham Museum
Now – July 21, 2019 This exhibition was developed by Durham Museum intern and University of Nebraska at Omaha History MA candidate, Sean Summerfelt. The Omaha Library Association was established in 1857 when Omaha City was only a fledgling three-year-old city. Though this first association was short lived, it amassed a collection of 4,500 books. In 1877 the Omaha City… Continue Reading For the People of Omaha: Byron Reed and the Original Omaha Public Library
Mar 2 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm The Durham Museum
This exhibition was developed by Durham Museum intern and University of Nebraska at Omaha undergraduate, Adam Barritt. Omaha’s “Jobbers Canyon” was a recognized historic district placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1987. It was demolished in 1988-89 to clear land for the building of the Conagra Brand’s headquarters and is to date one of the largest “lost”… Continue Reading Jobber’s Canyon: Omaha’s Lost History
Mar 2 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm The Durham Museum
Exhibit on Display March 2 – June 23, 2019 Inspired by the new permanent exhibition at the National Museum of American History, American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith explores America’s bold experiment in a government “of, by, and for the people.” From the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service (SITES) this exhibition is the centerpiece of a high-profile initiative on… Continue Reading American Democracy: A Great Leap of Faith