The Epic Aerospace Museum In Nebraska That’s Perfect For An Adventurous Day Trip
There are so many museums all across Nebraska that it would take years to visit them all. If you have to narrow down the possibilities, the Strategic Air Command & Aerospace Museum in Ashland is one that you should definitely make a special effort to see at least once.
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You can find the Strategic Air Command & Aerospace Museum at 28210 West Park Highway, Ashland, NE 68003. Admission is $12 for adults, $11 for military and seniors, $6 for children 4-12, and free for kids under 4. Flight simulator rides range from $9 to $13 (in addition to the cost of admission) depending on membership status and the type of ride you select. The museum is open 9am – 5pm, 7 days a week.
See their website for more information about the permanent and temporary exhibits, along with information on booking a tour or renting space for a birthday party or other event.
For another great activity in Ashland, check out the wildlife safari that’s just up the street.
As a lifelong Nebraskan, Delana loves discovering the many hidden treasures of her state. She has worked as a writer and editor since 2007. Delana's work has been featured on more than a dozen websites and in Nebraska Life Magazine.
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