Cedar County Historical Museum
304 West Franklin
PO Box 181
Hartington, Nebraska 68739
The Cedar County, Nebraska Historical Museum is your county museum. We exist to serve you and your loved ones. All without any admission fee. As a non-profit, county based and volunteer driven entity,
we rely on donors like you!
OUR NEEDS ARE REAL. Your gift of $25, $50, $75 or more, will help make an immediate impact today!
Please send your gift today. We are counting on your partnership and support. Now is the time…right now!
Can you identify Doty from our glass negative photo collection?
Sundays 2-4 pm
Open year round by appointment or for private events, please contact us via our email link for more information or call
254-6597 and leave a message
Exhibits in the main museum include 12 theme rooms: Dining Room, Living Room, Kitchen, Bedroom, Music Room, Fashion Room, Sewing Room, Library Room, School Room, Doctor's Office, Military Room and Towns Room
Over 5000 items on display!
Board of Directors
President- Laurie Kathol
Vice President- Alice Pommer
Secretary- Elaine Arens
Treasurer- Dan Kathol
Chairman- Julie Meirose
Our resources come from:
Annual $10 Memberships Donations
Cedar County Tourism Grants
Hartington Community Foundation Grants
Cedar County support for Residence & Utilities
Countless hours from our dedicated volunteers
We appreciate all donations!
The museum survives on the countless hours of volunteers, the generosity of the community and museum supporters. We need you more than ever! Please donate or speak with a board member about how you can help!
Preserving the Past