Mari Sandoz High Plains Heritage Center, Chadron

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#206 of 365 in Things to do in Nebraska
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 was just a lucky stop for us. The museum is on the grounds of the college in Chadron. It is small and a little hard to find but we got directions from a student and found it easily enough...  more »
  • Nice museum with changing exhibits, and a beautiful prairie area for kids to check out outside. Great place to relax.  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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