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Superpower Dogs Now Showing

Join an immersive adventure to experience the life-saving superpowers and extraordinary bravery of some of the world’s most amazing dogs. In this inspiring true story, our best friends are also real-life superheroes. Journey around the globe to meet remarkable dogs who save lives and discover the powerful bond they share with their human partners. As we […]

White Christmas

  Enjoy this 1954 Technicolor musical starring Bing Crosby and Danny Kaye that features the songs of Irving Berlin, including  “White Christmas.” The film co-stars Rosemary Clooney and Vera-Ellen. The film is notable as being the first to be produced and released in VistaVision. Trailer Below (NR) | 2hr 20 min | FREE with Paid Museum […]

Native American Festival Concert & Dance Performance

  Day Performances Don’t miss the Many Moccasins Dance Troupe in full regalia! Performance will take place on our stage in the Hastings Museum Theatre at 9:30 am & 1:30 pm. Advance registration is required. This year’s festival will be held on Tues., Nov. 19. Members:  Adults & Seniors: $3  | Children: $2 Non-Members:  Adults: $11  |  Seniors: $10  […]

Halloweekend: $6 admission + Beetlejuice

Halloweekend October 26-27 Need some seasonal fun? Join us for Halloweekend, where everyone is a kid! That means everyone pays just $6 +tax for Museum admission on Saturday & Sunday! PLUS admission gets you into Beetlejuice at 11a or 2:15p on Saturday! Saturday, Oct. 26: Beetlejuice (PG) | 11a & 2:15p | 1h 32 min | […]

Dead Things Tours

Think Museum tours are boring?  You’d be wrong. Dead wrong. Some institutions provide tours that have been done to death. At the Hastings Museum, we’re bringing these tours back from the dead. Join us this October for a small-group, 40-minute tour that will highlight some of the more macabre items in our collection. Unusual animal […]

Explore America’s Music on the Super Screen

America’s Musical Journey follows singer and songwriter Aloe Blacc as he traces the roots of American music and explores the great musical cities. New Orleans, Chicago, Nashville, Miami, and New York City are home to electrifying art forms like jazz, the blues, country, soul, and rock and roll were born. In America’s musical cities, every chord, […]

Kool-Aid Man is promoting a new product!

Kool-Aid Man is done breaking through people’s walls to promote his eponymous flavored drink mix, at least for a new campaign for Kool-Aid Sparklers. While the pitcher-shaped character still rumbles out his signature phrase, “Oh yeah,” he finds himself in more relaxed situations in a series of 15-second spots and social media activations by Mcgarrybowen. The […]

Dream Big: Engineering Our World

  All around the world, engineers are pushing the limits of ingenuity and innovation in unexpected, imaginative, and amazing ways. Dream Big: Engineering Our World will take you on a journey of discovery from the world’s tallest building to a bridge higher than the clouds. Along the way, you’ll witness how today’s engineers are shaping the world […]

Peggy Karr Glass – A beautiful opportunity to support the Museum

A beautiful opportunity to support the Museum The Hastings Museum Foundation is proud to announce Peggy Karr Glass now comes in exclusive Kool-Aid designs. Six products are offered, and designs are based on the original flavors: cherry, grape, strawberry, lemon lime, raspberry, and orange. Like all Peggy Karr glassware, they are dishwasher safe! Colors will […]

6 Ways a Museum can Kill You

6 Ways a Museum can Kill You You might think working at a museum is a fairly risk-free gig. You’d be mistaken. Here are just a few ways a museum can kill you: Arsenic & Old Animals Many of the animals in our Museum are adorable. But, please—no cuddling! Traditional methods of preserving and mounting animals […]