John G. Neihardt State Historic Site

306 W. Elm St.
Bancroft, NE 68004- Map It
(402) 648-3388

AAA Editor Notes

John G. Neihardt State Historic Site is at 306 W. Elm St. The center exhibits personal and professional memorabilia of Nebraska's poet laureate, who lived 1881-1973. A Sacred Hoop garden symbolizes Neihardt's interest in Native American customs and traditions. Also on the grounds is the Neihardt Study, which is restored and furnished in period. Time: Allow 1 hour minimum.
Hours: Visitor center Mon.-Sat. 9-5, Sun. 1:30-5, Apr.-Nov.; Mon.-Fri. 9-5, rest of year. Phone ahead for holiday hours.