Historic
Bryant House

What's Happening

  • Renovations at the Historic Bryant House

    If you’ve driven by the corner of 16th and M streets recently you surely noticed…

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  • Mystery & Merlot

    Sunday, October 27, 2019 @ 6:30 p.m. “Can you figure out whodunit? Get to know…

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  • Chamber Open House

    December 7, 2019  

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  • Wine and Cheese Holiday Fundraiser

    December 8, 2019 Come and join in laughter and holiday spirits at the beautiful Bryant…

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  • Christmas at the Bryant House

    There truly is magic in the air at the Bryant House at Christmastime. Step through…

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Generational Time Capsule

Plan Your visit

Location

104 South 16th St. Tekamah, NE 68061

Hours:

Please pardon our mess--We will be closed during normal hours but open for tours by appointment only (402) 870-1127

Please call for appointment (402) 870-1127

Admission

Freewill Donations

Advance reservations are appreciated for group visits | Groups of 10 or more $5 per visitor

The Bryant House

The Bryant House offers a rare and unique glimpse back through time. Colonel Benjamin R. Folsom founded Tekamah, Nebraska in the year 1854. The members of this family over the past century have made numerous memories in the very house. Cross the threshold of the historic Bryant House and be surrounded by the romance and elegance of the Victorian era. Browse each room at leisure to appreciate the decorative arts and period furnishing belonging to several generations of the Bryant family.

Over 70,000 pristine artifacts.

– Bringing the Past Alive in the Present

Bryant House

Cross the threshold of the historic Bryant House and be surrounded by the romance and elegance of the Victorian era.

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A Stitch in Time

Before the sewing machine was invented, clothing, sheets and other items were sewn by hand….

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Trunk in the Attic

Did you ever have the opportunity to play in grandma’s attic when you were growing…

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Events
Wedding Dresses Through the Decades

Victorian Wedding Customs Queen Victoria (1837-1901) wed Prince Albert in 1840, setting the stage for…

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Events
Restore Nebraska Conference

Bryant House board & Guild members  Noretta Gulp, Bonnie Chatt, Sam McMullen & Brenda McCarty…

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Generous, Thoughtful Gift

The Bryant House has received a most generous, thoughtful gift. This gift is intended to…

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Hansel and Gretel

Remember the Brothers Grim story of Hansel and Gretel, two children who stumble upon a…

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Before Emails and Texts

Today we rely on the quick and easy communication of computers and cell phones. I…

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