SCHEDULE NOTICE: The museum will be closed Friday, November 16 to prepare for the holiday season. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Group Tours at The Durham Museum

Tours at The DurhamIs your group looking for a social or team building opportunity? Guided tours of the museum and/or our nationally traveling exhibitions are the perfect way to celebrate with a group or get to know the city of Omaha! Whether you’re interested in learning about Union Station’s one-of-a-kind Art Deco architecture or grounding yourself in Omaha’s early history, your group is sure to have a fun (and dare we say educational) experience together at The Durham.

Tours or self-guided experiences are great for:

  • Corporate team-building
  • Birthdays celebrations
  • Onboarding for new employees
  • Guilds or church circles
  • Family or class reunions
  • College or other academic organizations

Tour groups are welcome daily during regular museum hours. Please note: Groups must include 10 or more participants.


Self-guided Group Tours

$7 per guest for groups of 10 or more

Self-guided groups will receive a short overview of the museum before setting out to explore on your own.


“Did you Know” GROUP Tours

$9 per guest for groups of 10 or more

Get to know your museum with a tour experience that offers interesting facts and in-depth explanations of our collections and local history! Groups will be paired with one of our talented docents for a remarkable one-hour tour, but are welcome to continue enjoying the museum following the tour.

Great Hall: Now and Then

Did you know that Omaha’s Union Station had a barber shop and a restaurant? Enjoy an in-depth guided tour using historic photos. Guests will learn the ins and outs of this National Historic Landmarks’ time as a train station.

Trans-Mississippi International Exposition

Did you know that the city hosted a world’s fair attracting 2.5 million people to visit in 1898 in a matter of only a few months? Explore this incredible event with photos and a special look at a few of the museum’s 120-year-old Trans-Miss artifacts!

Byron Reed

Did you know that The Durham Museum is home to the third largest and also the best preserved coin collection in the world? This workshop will take you “behind the scenes” to see a few of the incredible coins and documents this early Omaha real estate mogul purchased with his successes!

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Group Reservation Form

*Group tours require a reservation.  Please note – this reservation form is for Adult Group Tours.  To book a Student Field Trip click here.

QUESTIONS? Please contact the Education Department at 402-444-5027 or email education@DurhamMuseum.org.

Omaha Union Station

DIRECTIONS/LOCATION IN OMAHA

The Durham Museum is located just south of Omaha’s Historic Old Market at 801 South 10th Street. Situated on the 10th Street Bridge, the museum can be accessed from both 10th Street and Leavenworth Street. The museum has a two-level parking deck that is FREE to all visitors. Tour bus parking is available free of charge along the 10th Street Bridge.