Mari Sandoz High Plains Heritage Center, Chadron

4.4
#189 of 364 in Things to do in Nebraska
Educational Site · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
The Mari Sandoz High Plains Heritage Center is a museum dedicated to the life and works of author Mari Sandoz, and to the High Plains region of the western United States, in which Sandoz grew up, and which was the setting of many of her fictional and non-fictional works. The Center is located on the campus of Chadron State College in Chadron, Nebraska. It occupies the college's former library building, which is listed in the National Register of Historic Places.

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  • This museum was on the 2020 Nebraska Passport Tour. This was my second trip to Chadron and my wife's first. The museum is located on the campus of Chadron College. The setting is very nice the area....  more »
  • I highly recommend everything about this museum. Everything was clean and fresh as well as so very educational.  more »
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  • Had a tour of the campus which included a walkthrough of the Mari Sandoz Heritage Center. The attendant was very energetic and entertaining. They are working on some wonderful improvements. The displays were very interesting and the layout was easy to navigate.
  • Knowledge of Mari by the staff was super. Enthusiasm bubbled from the interpretive staff.

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