Friends of the University of Nebraska State Museum
Membership supports the development and maintenance of the exhibits at the Trailside Museum of Natural History, Ashfall Fossil Beds State Historical Park, and Morrill Hall on the University of Nebraska city campus; educational programs and outreach of the State Museum; preservation and collection of specimens and artifacts; and research on the natural history of Nebraska, the Great Plains, and the World.
Become a member and receive
- Unlimited FREE admission to Trailside Museum of Natural History and our branch museums.
- Free or reduced admission to many other U.S. museums.
- Special invitations to upcoming events, exhibit openings and the Friends Annual Dinner
- Gift shop discounts plus much more!
Major donations to the Trailside Museum will go toward phase II of our exhibit renovation. Donors of $1,000 or more will have their name engraved, by category of amount given, on a large, beautiful plaque overlooking the new Clash of the Mammoths exhibit.