Gothenburg, Nebraska: Sod House Museum - World's Largest Plow

Not only the World's Largest Plow, but also a life-size bison made of barbed wire.
300 S. Lake Ave., Gothenburg, NE
I-80 exit 211, northwest side. Very convenient for a sod house; it's just off a freeway exit, behind a gas station.
Summer daily 9 am - 9 pm; to 6 pm May and Sept. (Call to verify)
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Sod House Museum - World's Largest Plow

Doesn't open until 9 am, and cost is free. The lady is really friendly and informative.

[Jeaneane Renz, 07/25/2016]
Sod House

Sod house, world's largest plow, bison made of barb wire. The shell station has changed to a Cen-ex station in front of the sod house. Also there is a life size Indian riding a horse made from barb wire staged to look as if pursuing the buffalo. Very good, great lady explaining history of area and sod house!

[Becky gaines, 09/13/2014]

Sod House.

Sod House Museum

The sod house is a replica. Unlike that used in others, the timber supporting the roof is not 3/4" stuff from Home Depot. It is full 1" dimensional lumber, indicating that some care was devoted to procuring authentic construction materials. The floor is authentic dirt, too.

[Chuck Rhode, 07/24/2007]
Sod House Museum

The World's Largest Plow sits in front of the Sod House Museum. In the background you can see the billboard honoring former Dallas Cowboy Jay Novacek.

[Dottie (Tickle) Delano, 06/09/2003]
Tight End Jay Novacek - Sod House Museum

Gothenburg is the hometown of former Dallas Cowboy great Jay Novacek. There is a billboard honoring the tight end located right across from the Sod House Museum.

[Brett Barnett, 01/27/2001]

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In the region:
Fort Cody Trading Post, North Platte, NE - 34 mi.

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