Due to unforeseen circumstances, Trailside Museum is closed until further notice.


Trailside Public Hours

April 1-30 Tuesday – Saturday 9:30am – 4:30pm
May 1 – September 30 Monday – Sunday 9:30am – 4:30pm
October 1-31 Tuesday – Saturday 9:30am – 4:30pm

Admission (tax not included)

Admission plus valid Nebraska Park Entry Permit required.

Adults (ages 19+) $4.00
Children (ages 3-18) $2.00
Young Children (under 3) FREE


The museum is located at beautiful, historic Fort Robinson State Park. Three miles west of Crawford, Nebraska, on Highway 20, about 2 hours from Interstate 80.


The main floor of the museum where the exhibits and restrooms are located is wheelchair accessible. The gift and rock shops, located on a lower level, are not wheelchair accessible.

Youth Activity Safety Policy

School and youth groups please read the University of Nebraska Lincoln Youth Activity Safety Policy before your visit.