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Knight Museum and Sandhills Center

908 Yellowstone Ave, Alliance, NE 69301-3026
+1 308-762-2384
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Fascinating and free museum

Several Alliance townspeople recommended this museum to us. I have to admit that I was not... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2017
laneybelle
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Fort Collins, CO
Excellent Museum

This was one of the most organized and informative museums I have ever been in. It has free... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2017
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908 Yellowstone Ave, Alliance, NE 69301-3026
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Reviewed 9 September 2017

Several Alliance townspeople recommended this museum to us. I have to admit that I was not expecting much for a small town museum, and boy was I ever surprised. This museum has stunning displays of artifacts through history; interesting descriptions accompany each display. The museum...More

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Reviewed 29 August 2017

This was one of the most organized and informative museums I have ever been in. It has free admission and you tend to lose track of time taking it in. Allow plenty of time, you won't be sorry.

1  Thank outbound1
Reviewed 26 August 2017

They were ready for eclipse visitors, with a special "International Welcome Center" that had a wonderful video telling the history of the Sandhills region. Then a well-organized museum with artifacts, history and stories of tribes, settlers, industries, railroads in the area. It's free, and very...More

1  Thank JimTrek
Reviewed 8 August 2017

This is an excellent museum documenting the history of the Sandhills region. I went through with my parents, wife, and two-year-old daughter and everyone thought it was great.(Two is a little young... we had to keep her from touching some of the artifacts.) We were...More

Thank John V
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

Wonderful museum including a great native American display in Central park in the middle of a great park system and walking distance from a historic water fountain. Great stop to get history of the area and small gifts.

1  Thank Jeff L
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Very cool collection of American history. Huge museum full of many eras throughout the expansion across America.

1  Thank Hart_Serenity
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

We stopped in to get carhenge shirts as the site gift shop was closed. The museum was free so we gave it a shot. What a pleasant surprise. We spent 2 hours! Very nicely laid out in a manner that brought the history alive. Many...More

1  Thank KevinW12350
Reviewed 29 April 2017

A great museum for this small town. Recently rebuilt and updated, great displays and presentation of the area and history. Staff is very helpful and nice.

1  Thank Kelly R
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Nice place to visit and see alot of the history of alliance. Has alot of stuff from the railroad and indian cultures of our area.

1  Thank rhonda7759
Reviewed 18 October 2016

This museum is housed in a new building in downtown Alliance,r NE. The self-guided tour of the museum begins with a short movie about the area taking in the last tow million years or more. The movie and the museum vividly depict the life of...More

1  Thank Jim M
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