Belvidere, Nebraska: Thayer County Museum

10 buildings on 8 acres in a town of only 37 people. Many treasures no doubt await the diligent visitor.

Address:
110 9th St., Belvidere, NE
Directions:
Downtown, on the south side of 9th St., just west of its intersection with C St.
Hours:
W 2-4, Su 2-4, or by appt. (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access.
Phone:
402-768-2147
Admission:
Donations welcome.
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Thayer County Museum.

Thayer County Museum

Ten buildings on 8 acres are on exhibit in a town of only 37 people. The museum tells the history of southern Nebraska. It has the only steel mill wheel in the entire state, and other unique items.

[Robert Reinke, 09/26/2022]

Listed among the museum's "Famous Locals" is Larry "Beef" Lueders, a minor league baseball player, and Jennifer Reinke, who won the 1967 National Spelling Bee by correctly spelling "Chihuahua."


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