Cass County Historical Society Museum
Cass County Historical Society Museum
Cass County Historical Society Museum
Cass County Historical Society Museum

Exhibits 2020

(Comprised of objects from the Permanent Collection of Cass County Historial Society)

Farmall Tractor Volunteer Maurice Hammons sits on the Farmall Tractor

Jan. 19 - Aug. 30













Rightfully Hers
A popup exhibit from the National Archives commemorating the 100th Anniversary of the ratification of the 19th Amendment.
Women's Suffrage Movement in Cass County 1866-1920
In conjunction with the exhibit, we have installed a small exhibit about the women's suffrage movement in Cass County. Did you know that Susan B. Anthony spoke in Plattsmouth in 1871? Did you know that a woman from Plattsmouth served on the first Woman's Equal Suffrage League in Lincoln?

Through Aug. 23





Beautiful Merritt Beach

This exhibit will bring back memories of the popular recreation area that was in operation from the 1930s until 1989.


 Aug. 11 - Dec. 19








Votes for Women: A Portrait of Persistence

This poster display explores the complexity of the women's suffrage movement and the relevance of this history to Americans' lives today. The exhibit was organized by the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service in collaboration with the National Portrait Gallery.


Sept. 1 - Oct. 25







Remembering the Harvest Festival

The Harvest Festival will not be held this year, but visitors can relive the fun of the festival by viewing this exhibit of photographs and memorabilia from past Festivals and Karnivals.  






Invitation to the first meeting of the Historical Society in 1936.
Mrs.Campin's class in the cabin with Diane Berlett as tour guide.

Cass County Historical Society Museum
646 Main Street 
Plattsmouth, NE 68048
Phone: 402-296-4770


Where to Find Us

Museum Hours & Admission

Winter Hours (November-March): 12pm to 4pm, Tuesday-Saturday; closed Sundays, Mondays, and major holidays.


Summer Hours (April-October): 12pm to 4pm, Tuesday-Sunday; closed Mondays and major holidays.


Admission is $2.50 for adults, free for museum members and children under the age of 12.

Current Exhibits

Our exhibits change regularly. Have a look at our current exhibits.

You can find ancestry information on NEGenWeb

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