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WWII in Hastings Tour Packages Return

Get a sense of what it was like to live in Hastings during one of its boom periods. The city’s population nearly doubled between 1942 and 1943. Where did they live and work? Come find out! Our package includes: • Two-hour Bus Tour Highlights: Naval Ammunition Depot, Downtown Hastings & Key Housing Districts • All-Day Museum […]

‘Spectre’ Sneaking into the Museum

A cryptic message from the past leads James Bond (Daniel Craig) to Mexico City and Rome, where he meets the beautiful widow (Monica Bellucci) of an infamous criminal. After infiltrating a secret meeting, 007 uncovers the existence of the sinister organization SPECTRE. Needing the help of the daughter of an old nemesis, he embarks on […]

A Novel Film Night

  What: Movie & Discussion When: Tuesday, Jan 26 | 5:30 – 8 pm Where: Hastings Museum Join us for a discussion on award winning film and book after the Tuesday night showing, co-hosted by Harry Hamel & Lisa Smith! Having spent his career as an English Instructor of adults, Harry brings his curiosity of how story […]


Held captive for years in an enclosed space, a woman (Brie Larson) and her 5-year-old son (Jacob Tremblay) finally gain their freedom, allowing the boy to experience the outside world for the first time. Winner of a Golden Globe for Best Actress – Brie Larson Nominated for 4 Oscars Trailer Below Rated: R Run time: […]

Critterman Returns with Live Rainforest Animals

Don’t miss this wonderful evening of food, fun & live animals! Thursday, Feb. 4, 7:15 pm Film: Galapagos 3D at 5:30 Pizza & Kool-Aid from 6-7:15 Critterman at 7:15 Meet amazing animals from the rain forests of Mexico, Central & South America, and Asia. These animals are the rototillers, seed disperses, and pest controllers of the […]

Galapagos: Nature’s Wonderland

In the vastness of the Pacific Ocean, there is a paradise unlike any other: the Galapagos. Among these remote volcanic islands, life has played out over millions of years in relative isolation. The result is a wonderland of nature, with a remarkable collection of plants and charismatic animals that have all adapted to this unique […]

Tri City Food Fight

Area Museums Announce Holiday “Food Fight!” HASTINGS, Neb., Oct. 23, 2015 – The “Tri City Food Fight”, a food drive for the communities of Hastings, Grand Island, and Kearney, kicks off Monday, Nov. 30. The Hastings Museum, Stuhr Museum, the Archway, and the Nebraska Firefighters Museums are all taking part. The aim is that each organization collects as […]

‘The Martian’ Lands at the Museum

When astronauts blast off from the planet Mars, they leave behind Mark Watney (Matt Damon), presumed dead after a fierce storm. With only a meager amount of supplies, the stranded visitor must utilize his wits and spirit to find a way to survive on the hostile planet. Meanwhile, back on Earth, members of NASA and […]

Spirits & Interesting People: SIP!

Join us Saturday, Jan. 23, from 7-10 PM, for a cocktail party that puts a spotlight on cool careers and hobbies! We’ve picked hot topics and lined up an expert on each. As the evening progresses, you’ll get a chance to meet with each in a small group setting. Ask whatever you like! Enjoy: cash […]

The Way We Worked

 Open March 2 – April 1 With their hands and minds hard at work and sweat on their brows, American workers perform a diverse array of jobs to power our society. Whether we work for professional satisfaction and personal growth or to ensure the well-being of ourselves and our families, work is a part of nearly […]

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