museums

We're not quite finished with the history. Local museums give you the opportunity to encounter historic and local artifacts . 

Legacy of the
Plains

Bayard Depot
Museum

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The Legacy of the Plains Museum boasts a collection of pioneer and early community artifacts, antique tractors, and farm implements. Come live the timeless stories of the Nebraska prairie.

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This community museum is housed in what was once a Burlington Northern Railroad depot The museum contains many Bayard artifacts, and even a 100 year old cookie on display! 

Pioneer Trails
Museum

Rock School
Museum 

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The Pioneer Trails Museum is located on numerous historic trails. Guests enjoy many interesting items from local early-settler history as well as Indian artifacts on display at the museum.

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The Rock School Museum contains a large collection of arrowheads, pioneer memorabilia, fossils, farm machinery and local history.

Silver Hill
Museum

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Front Street
Cowboy Museum

The Silver Hill Museum includes local celebrity Miles Maryott’s collection of local birds, period tableaux, and the original theater movie projector.  

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The Cowboy Museum at Front Street has many cowboy artifacts and history. Experience old west life in the early days of Ogallala - the north end of Texas cattle drives. 

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Mansion on 
the Hill

Petrified Wood
& Art Gallery

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Mansion on the Hill has many unique features, including ten foot ceilings, sixteen inch thick solid brick walls, walnut shuttered windows, and solid brass hardware throughout.

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The Petrified Wood & Art Gallery showcases ancient woods and fossils from around the world plus Native American arrowheads and artifacts -- many from within 25 miles of Ogallala.

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