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Fort Sidney Museum

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Nice Local History

I have visited the museum several times. My favorite time to visit is the DAY AFTER THANKGIVING... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
NebraskaGirl39
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Sidney, Nebraska
Fort Sidney

It was an interesting stop with some good info but the locals kept advising me to call first as the... read more

Reviewed August 27, 2016
Diane S
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1 week ago
“Nice Local History”
Jun 28, 2017
“Nice surprise ”
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6th Avenue, Sidney, NE 69162
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have visited the museum several times. My favorite time to visit is the DAY AFTER THANKGIVING, that evening they offer tours of this and the Post Commanders home. It is a wonderful way to spend time with family.

Thank NebraskaGirl39
Reviewed June 28, 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed this piece of history! The volunteer was full of information and very friendly. We were glad we took the time to stop.

Thank kloverfield
Reviewed May 31, 2017

Nice little local museum with some wonderful artifacts and great volunteers. Walter Reed was stationed here.

Thank DowneastCornhusker
Reviewed August 27, 2016 via mobile

It was an interesting stop with some good info but the locals kept advising me to call first as the hours were unpredictable. Still worth it.

Thank Diane S
Reviewed July 25, 2016

Well curated and nice friendly staff/volunteers. I have been twice and around Christmas the rooms are decorated and they do candle light tours.

Thank Rebecca S
Reviewed June 24, 2016

This museum is more on the history of Cheyenne County and the people who have lived in the county than it is of the Fort. I found the exhibits to be interesting, well-curated and well organized. The staff person came around occasionally to ask if...More

Thank PlainsWoman
Reviewed December 13, 2015 via mobile

Lots of artifacts and info in this museum. The volunteers who operate this museum display a good history of the area. Be sure to check out the Fort Comanders home a short walk down the street. Furnished with authentic period furniture.

Thank Steve B
Reviewed December 6, 2015 via mobile

Great little museum to spend an hour in. Concise history of Fort Sidney. Great little museum to spend an hour in. Concise history of Fort Sydney. Friendly and knowledgeable volunteers. The exhibits are each decorated for Christmas by local volunteers. Walk over to the Fort...More

Thank Maryellen B
Reviewed September 8, 2015

The Fort Sidney Museum is inside a two story house. Half of the museum covers military history from several wars of the past, as well as the post that once stood there. Lots of military artifacts to see. The other half of the house is...More

Thank AF_Hiker
Reviewed July 25, 2015 via mobile

I was impressed with the amount of military information available in this little museum. I assumed the museum would only have info on the fort but it covered every military operation in the area, which included info on munition igloos that were built in the...More

Thank robin_culver
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