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Spanning I-80 at Exit 275, the Archway offers a unique historical exhibit that brings American history to life and so much more.

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Discover the Archway in Kearney, Nebraska, and embark on a journey through America’s history along the Great Platte River Road. This family-friendly exhibit narrates the story of pioneers who played a significant role in shaping the nation during the Oregon Trail era and beyond. Come and join in the celebration of the Journey that Built America!

Exciting news! You can purchase tickets for the historical exhibit either when you arrive or in advance.


Mon-Sat          Sun

9-5pm           12-5pm

***Last Tour @4:30pm***
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Plan Your Visit

Step inside and be transported on a heart-wrenching 180-year journey through time, as you witness the hardships and triumphs of those who built this nation from the ground up. Our highly acclaimed exhibit will leave you speechless, as you immerse yourself in the stories of our ancestors.

Feel the echoes of history in our replica sod house, breathe in the essence of our past as you stroll through our hike/bike trail, and let the nostalgia wash over you as you feed the fish in our tranquil pond from our vintage bridge.

Don’t miss out on this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to connect with the heart of America. Come to the Archway, where history comes alive and memories are made. Plan your visit now and let the journey begin. Be a part of something greater at our Nebraska Visitors Center.

Spanning proudly over I-80 at Exit 275 in Kearney, NE, the Archway stands as a powerful monument to the enduring spirit of America. Note:

Last Tour @4:30pm.

Find Your Way

Archway Campus

There’s more to see and do at The Archway.

Archway Shop

Discover exclusive Nebraska-made products in our shop.

Private Event Rental

The Archway is the perfect setting for your next family or business event.