Hours

  1. Museum Closed for
  2. New Years Eve and New Years Day
  3. July 4th
  4. Christmas Eve and Christmas Day
Sunday 1 - 4pm
Monday Closed
Tuesday 10am - noon 1 - 5pm
Wednesday 1 - 5pm
Thursday 1 - 5pm
Friday 10am - noon 1 - 5pm
Saturday 10am - noon 1 - 4pm
  • Meetings @ Museum


  • Third Tuesday of each month

  • Upcoming:
  • February 18th, 2014 7:00pm
  • March 18th, 2014 7:30pm
  • April 15th, 2014 7:30pm

  • Membership: $10 per year, $150 lifetime

Pleasant Valley School House

The Historical Society added an original one-room school to the grounds in May 1997. The Pleasant Valley School was located in the northwest part of the county. Housed in the main museum is a display of articles from the area schools.


Vintage Clothing

Our textiles date back to the early 1800's, with these being donated by the founding families of the county, through the 1970's.

Medical

A vast array of medical and dental instruments are on display wich were used by our early county doctors. Optometry equipment highlights decades from the early 1900's through the 1950's.

Farming on the Prairie

Early day agriculture tools and farming equipment are features of this extensive collection from one-bottom plows to hand tools and tack.


Vintage Baseball Uniforms

From the early 1900's to the 1930's.

Antique Telephone Switchboard

Used in the early 1900's to the 1960's in Collyer.


Our collection also includes:

Military — A sense of patriotism has been important to the residents of Trego County. This is visible by the range of artifacts on display in military collection including WWI, WWII and Vietnam War.

Household Goods — From baking bread to washing clothes, pioneer women in Trego County did not have the modern conveniences to assist them in daily life. Our collection shows cast iron cookware, canning supplies and laundry accessories.


Plus many more artifacts await your visit!