Stuhr Taking Part in Smithsonian’s Museum Day on Saturday

GRAND ISLAND, STUHR MUSEUM – Stuhr Museum is proud to once again be taking part in the annual “Museum Day” event sponsored by Smithsonian Magazine that allows subscribers a chance to visit the museum free of charge. This year’s “Museum Day” will take place from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. on Saturday, September 26.

Museum Day is designed to promote both museum attendance and the value of museums across the nation. During this day at Stuhr Museum you can:
●Visit the Farm Machinery Building, which will be open from 10 am – 4 pm
●External viewing of Railroad Town, the Rural Farmstead and Pawnee Earth Lodge
●Visit the newly renovated Stuhr Building and the Prairie Treasures Gift Shop
●View our Native American and cowboy artifacts in the Gus Fonner Memorial Rotunda
●See the two exhibits in the Stuhr Building, “Peggie Hartwell: Voice on Cloth” and “The Grand Island Art & Sketch Club Show.”

In order to receive free admission to Stuhr Museum on Saturday, you must download and print a ticket from the Smithsonian’s website and present it at the Stuhr Building. The ticket is available to download at A link is available at our website. For more information, log onto or call (308) 385-5316.