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Welcome to the Elkhorn Valley Museum and Research Center.
 Our mission is to preserve, interpret, and present the history of the Elkhorn River Valley


Pioneer Day, Norfolk, Elkhorn Valley Museum
Join us Saturday August 30th 10:00am - 5:00pm for Pioneer Day in Verges Park at the Elkhorn Valley Museum, a living history experience the whole family can enjoy. Many pioneer skills will be demonstrated including: Wood Carving, Making Butter, Quilting, Weaving, Making Bread, Needlework, and much more! Verges Cave, the Dederman Pioneer Cabin and one-room Schoolhouse will be open for visitors to explore. ​

Admission is FREE and food will be available for purchase. Pioneer costumes are welcome. 

Help support events like this by purchasing a museum membership - and receive a special gift if you sign up on Pioneer Day.

Lawrence Welk and his Champagne Music playing at King's Park in Norfolk on July 11, 1941

Hours of Operations:
Tue - Sat: 10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
We are closed Thanksgiving and Christmas, call ahead to check other holidays.
Admission:
Members: FREE
Adults:   $6.00
Seniors (60):  $5:00
Students (12-18): $4.00
Children (5-11): $3.00
Under 5: Free