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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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Join us as we explore the mysteries of the undersea world. We’ll learn all about sea creature identification and about life on a coral reef. We’ll make our own model of a jellyfish. Join in the ocean scavenger hunt and make a rainbow paper plate...

Everyone knows that science is fun if you do it right! Join us as we explore the wide world of science. During this day-long camp, we’ll learn about rainbows and make one of our own. Then, we’ll use a cabbage leaf to observe the way...

Let’s work together as we explore the world of building and construction. During this day-long, hands-on experience, we’ll design and build our own simple marble maze, and a model bulldozer. Then, we’ll test our engineering skills by building a balsa wood bridge. Will the bridge...

Join us as we turn back the clock to walk with the dinosaurs. This camp is filled with S.T.E.A.M. based, hands-on activities and games that teach participants all about dinosaurs. Learn about the different kinds of dinosaurs who once roamed the Earth. Discover fossils. Then,...

This camp is filled with S.T.E.A.M. based, hands-on activities, and games that teach participants in grades K-5 about space and space travel.  Campers will explore the solar system, discover rockets and space travel, and build their own "seltzer-powered" rockets.  Snacks and lunch are provided in...

Archie’s Adventure Camp at the Archway is back! In September, it’s all about bugs! Students in grades K-5 will learn to identify common bugs they may find in their gardens and parks. Then, they will hit the trail to identify and observe bugs on the...

Round up the family and celebrate summer at the Archway! Summerfest will include fun activities for everyone.  Try fishing on the Archway pond with bait and tackle provided by the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission.  We'll have a bounce house, trackless train ride, giant slide, and...

Enjoy a performance of American roots music and stories when author/educator/entertainers Deb Carpenter-Nolting and Lyn Messersmith present "Well Behaved Women Seldom Make History." After the performance, join us for root beer floats served from the Archway's vintage soda fountain.  The performance is free. Donations for the...

Diane makes painting fun and you'll enjoy the results for years to come!  Students aged 10 -110, from beginners to advanced painters are invited to join us for this exciting workshop.  Learn basic painting techniques to create your own still life painting featuring a vase...

The Archway and the Nebraska Firefighters Museum and Education Center join forces with our friends at the Kearney Volunteer Fire Department for this Fishing with First Responders event. Gather behind the Firefighter's Museum.  Enjoy fishing on the Archway pond.  Beginners and advanced anglers are welcome.  We...