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First Man

First Man is the riveting story of NASA’s mission to land a man on the moon, focusing on Neil Armstrong and the years 1961-1969. A visceral, first-person account, based on the book by James R. Hansen, the movie will explore the sacrifices and the cost—on Armstrong and on the nation—of one of the most dangerous […]

36th Annual Festival of Trees on Display

This year marks the 36th year area clubs and community groups have brightened the Museum with beautiful – and sometimes very creative – Christmas trees. It allows non-profit youth and adult clubs to showcase their organization with decorations reflecting the purpose of the club. Each tree is distinctive, and who knows, you may get an […]

FREE Holiday Movies

Polar Express, The Santa Clause, and The Grinch (2000) are coming to the super screen this December. Polar express is Free for Museum Members or FREE with paid $6 admission for Non-Members. The Santa Clause and The Grinch are FREE thanks to some very special sponsors, Forge Christian Church and Hastings College.   Polar Express […]

Members First an Exclusive Sky Viewing

Sat, Dec. 1, 5:30-7 PM We’ve got big news and wanted to share it with our MEMBERS FIRST! The Hastings Museum recently received news that 6 high-powered Orion telescopes are coming our way thanks in part to some very generous donors! Three have already arrived and we want our Members to get the FIRST look! […]

We the People Returns to the Museum

    Showing Nov. 13 -Dec. 2 This powerful giant screen historical documentary is the story of America’s founding documents and the people who wrote, shaped and tested them. From men who would defy a king – to a man who would not let the “more perfect union die – to women who struggled for […]

Holiday Fun!

December 8 | 10 am – Noon Let’s get STEAMed this Christmas! This year, all of our activities will be Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math based. You can build your own Christmas light, create a festive masterpiece, enjoy a tasty treat, and more! Space is limited, RSVP today! We will also be showing Polar Express for FREE […]

Crazy Rich Asians

Rachel Chu is happy to accompany her longtime boyfriend, Nick, to his best friend’s wedding in Singapore. She’s also surprised to learn that Nick’s family is extremely wealthy and he’s considered one of the country’s most eligible bachelors. Thrust into the spotlight, Rachel must now contend with jealous socialites, quirky relatives and something far, far […]

Ocean of Grass

.  The American cattle ranch, an icon of the United States, projects an enticing historical version of hard working people living close to nature on the plains of the west. The McGinn Ranch, first settled in the 1880’s, is such a place. Moving into its 5th generation, the ranch encompasses all that makes America great: […]

Wild Kratts

Join us for a special FREE screening of Wild Kratts: Creepy Creatures! Bring your friends for spook-tacular activities and creepy creature fun! The Wild Kratts are returning for an all new special just in time for Halloween! Martin and Chris uncover some of the creepiest creature powers on the planet in this one-hour special featuring […]

Native American Festival

Don’t miss our 12th annual Native American Festival (NAF). We’re featuring new collaborations with local partners. This annual festival is an incredible opportunity to gain insight into the culture and life of Native Americans. Hundreds of students journey to the Hastings Museum each year to take part. Sign up today! The 2018 festival will be […]