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Past Events Annual Meeting Aug. 23, 2014 - Program The 160th Anniversary of the Cast Iron Monument - Its impact on past and present surveys in the Nebraska Territory.

Upcoming Events:
150th Anniversary of Museum Building Celebration - June 14, 2015 -2:00-5:00 PM
                      Link to Lance's Journal Channel 10-11 preview of the event

Annual Meeting - August 22, 2015 - 2:30 PM at the Museum - Program
Waffle Man
  - Sunday, Sept. 20, 2015, 10 AM - 1 PM,  at Museum
Jam Sessions - 4th Mondays, 7:30 PM - Informal History Discussions
                       (call 402-245-4787 for more information)

  Richardson County Historical Society Museum

 Richardson County Historical Society Museum 

1401 Chase Street

 Falls City, Nebraska 68355

This museum building was acquired in 2002 and displays items that were once stored in 5 locations with no public access. The large adjacent Agricultural Building opened in May, 2010. Visit often to see newly acquired artifacts.

Museum Open Hours:

Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
April - December

                Admission: By Donation

Special tours are available upon request.

For information or to arrange a tour:


402-245-4407 or 402-245-3481 or 402-245-3372


Richardson County Historical Society, Inc
1401 Chase Street
P.O. Box 45
Falls City, NE 68355

Richardson County Historical Society Board of Directors 2014-2015:
Board meetings on the 4th Saturday morning monthly at 9:00 AM.

Jo Ann Auxier,
Treasurer & Museum Curator

Richard Meinzer, President

Gary Nelson, Secretary

Jan Deckinger

John Seeba, Vice-President

Bill Rowan, Historian

Carolyn Zentner

Ann Meinzer

June Bowers
Susan Sipple

Matt Beer

Nelle Pfister
Bill Sipple

Steve Holland

Ramona Godemann

Leon Wilhelm


(Richard Zentner, Historian/Genealogist)

Gene Thomsen

Gene Thomsen, Deputy Nebraska State Surveyor
Speaker at the Richardson County Historical Society’s Annual Meeting
August 23, 2014

Richard Meinzer, RCHS president, stands at his left.

Photo by Bill Schock, Falls City Journal