The Durham Museum

History Museum, Art Museum, Historic Site
801 S 10th St (near 10th & Leavenworth)
Omaha, NE 68108
(402) 444-5071
Monday
10:00am - 5:00pm
Tuesday
10:00am - 5:00pm
Wednesday
10:00am - 5:00pm
Thursday
10:00am - 5:00pm
Friday
10:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday
10:00am - 5:00pm
Sunday
10:00am - 5:00pm

Tips

  • This place has just the right acoustics to sing an accurate rendition of Louis Prima's "Day-O (The Banana Boat Song)". You know you want to.
  • An affiliate of the Smithsonian, admission is $5. You can explore the history of Omaha and the surrounding area. Also, learn about US train history.
  • Such a beautiful building! Great place to host events.
  • One of only two completely restored Art Deco train stations left in the country. Do you know where the other one is?
  • This a beautiful venue with built-in nostalgia. And don't miss their tree-lighting: That's one GINORMOUS tannenbaum!!
  • The traveling exhibits are always awesome. Be sure to stop by the Soda Fountain & Candy shop for a sweet treat on your way out!
  • Hours: Sunday 1PM - 5PM Tuesday 10AM - 8PM Wednesday through Saturday 10AM - 5PM Closed Mondays and major holidays
  • Santa is great, and you can take your own photos! Bring a nice camera.
  • This place is pretty cool for those that grew up in Omaha. Lots of memories.
  • Einstein Sundae Yummmmmm
  • My favorite Museum in Omaha; I miss the train.
  • Nebraska Medical Center employees get in free--the whole family!
  • The history and original architecture and furnishings.
  • Get something at the soda fountain!
  • The old train is a masterpiece
  • One of the best museums I've visited in the upper Midwest. Omaha has a fine jewel here.
  • Exhibits and events.
  • Everything was so cool and filled with history
  • Love the historical exhibits here

Nearby places

514 S 11th Street
801 S 10th St (inside The Durham Museum)
Howard St / 10th st to 13th St