Hastings, Nebraska: Kool-Aid: Discover the Dream

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Hastings Museum of Natural and Cultural History

Address:
1330 N. Burlington Ave., Hastings, NE
Directions:
Hastings Museum of Natural and Cultural History. North end of downtown, in the town museum, on the east side of US Hwy 281 at 14th St.
Hours:
M-Th 9-5, F-Sa 9-8, Su 12-6; fewer hours and days off-season (Call to verify)
Phone:
402-461-2399
Admission:
Adults $7.
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Kool-Aid Man suit at the Hastings Museum.

Kool-Aid: Discover the Dream
The largest city museum between Denver and Chicago displays important Kool-Aid historical artifacts, including the bulbous Kool-Aid Man suit (before he became a digital fake). Roadsideamerica.com Report...

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Kool Aid superhero costume donated

The Hastings Museum of Natural and Cultural History in Hastings, Nebraska -- the official birthplace of Kool-Aid -- received a donated costume of Kool-Aid Man from Kool-Aid earlier this year. The current-day Kool-Aid Man cut the ribbon for the exhibit last week during the annual "Kool-Aid Days" celebration.

... [08/29/1999] Complete News Story

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Andy the Footless GooseAndy the Footless Goose, Hastings, NE - 5 mi.
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World War II Bomb Depot, Hastings, NE - 9 mi.

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