Legacy of the Plains Museum
2930 Old Oregon Trail
Gering, NE 69341
(308) 436-1989
info@legacyoftheplains.org

2014 Free Land Chautauqua

The 2014 “Free Land? 1862 and the Shaping of Modern America” Chautauqua, hosted under the big tent here at Legacy of the Plains Museum, sponsored by Humanities Nebraska and myriad …

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Our new sign!

We have had a lot of transitions as North Platte Valley Museum and Farm And Ranch Museum have merged to become Legacy of the Plains Museum. Around Memorial Day, another …

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Welcome, O’Sage and Rainy!

Meet O’Sage, heifer calf of momma longhorn Sage!

That clever name was suggested by Kathy Yates of Mitchell.

The day after O’Sage was born, mama longhorn Cleo was also toting around a …

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Draft horse driving clinic

In mid-May, the Legacy of the Plains Museum campus was busy with the sound of neighs, whinnys, hoofbeats, and jingling tack. The museum hosted its first-ever draft horse driving clinic, …

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Name the baby

Sage has given us our first longhorn calf of the year this morning – a heifer!

What would you name her? Give us your suggestions, along with your name, city, and …

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