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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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The Archway celebrates the adventurers who, throughout, our history, followed the path along the Platte River through Nebraska called the Great Platte River Road and helped to build America. By telling their story, we seek to inspire our visitors to turn their own journey into an adventure of discovery, innovation and progress. Become a partner in our mission by making a donation, today.

Archway Society

The Archway Society is a membership of individuals, family and corporate sponsors who value the preservation of history and education and are committed to building friendships and memories at the Archway.

Thanks to the Kearney Area Community Foundation (KACF), the Archway is able to accept online donations through the KACF PayPal account. The Kearney Area Community Foundation and the Archway are recognized as charitable organizations under section 501(c)(3) of the IRS code. Donations to the Archway and Archway Society membership donations are tax deductible as defined by applicable law. Please consult your tax preparer.

Pioneer $100+

  • Quarterly newsletter
  • 2 complimentary tickets per visit for unlimited visits during your membership year
  • First notification and opportunity to reserve your place for ticketed Archway events for the membership year

Spirit $250+

  • All Pioneer benefits +
  • 2 single-use guest tickets
  • 2 complimentary admissions to ticketed Archway Society events for the membership year.

Scout $500+

  • All Spirit benefits +
  • Recognition in Archway Society newsletter
  • Recognition on the Archway Society Donor Board

Wrangler $1000+

  • All Scout benefits +
  • 1 rental free use of the Archway Picnic Shelter for a private event*
  • Recognition as an Archway event sponsor

Camp Boss $2500+

  • All Scout benefits+
  • 1 rental free use of the Archway Picnic Shelter, Drive-in, Roadside Café or Event Room for a private event*

*All event rentals are subject to the determination of mutually agreeable times and terms.

The Archway is a non-profit charitable organization recognized under Section 501(c) 3 of the Internal Revenue Code. Please consult your tax advisor regarding the tax deductibility of your gift.

Please complete the coupon below and return it with your membership renewal.