Mystery at the Mansion

Join us for an evening of murder and mayhem in the Wild West as Arbor Lodge Mansion transforms into the Deadwood Saloon. It’s an old-fashioned whodunnit in a magnificent setting! Solve clues, look for evidence, and break the case while mingling with new friends.

Participants will receive a character to portray as they arrive at Arbor Lodge Mansion. Wear your own western duds or select from our props.

$25/person. Space is limited. Check availability and purchase tickets here.

Add to the fun with dinner at Timbers and a stay at Lied Lodge. Make your room reservation online or by calling 800-546-5433. Dining reservations are required. Reserve your table here or call 402-873-8740.

Ticket price includes tax. Adults only please.

Christmas at the Mansion

Step back in time and experience the holidays the way the Morton family did with a one-of-a-kind Christmas at the Mansion experience. See the 52-room Arbor Lodge Mansion at its festive best during the holiday season. Enjoy vintage décor, special holiday-themed collections on display, and holiday music to get you into the spirit of the season.

This activity is available each Friday, Saturday, and Sunday through December 20 and is included with your Arbor Lodge ticket purchase. Admission: $9 adults, $7 youth (age 3-12). Purchase Arbor Lodge tickets in advance here. Ticket purchases can be made up to one week prior to your desired date.

Questions? Call 402-873-7222.

Mystery at the Mansion at Arbor Lodge

Join us for an evening of murder and mayhem in the Wild West as Arbor Lodge Mansion transforms into the Deadwood Saloon. It’s an old-fashioned whodunnit in a magnificent setting! Solve clues, look for evidence, and break the case while mingling with new friends.

Event tickets are $25/person (adults only). Reservations required at 402-873-7222.

Add to the fun with a stay at Lied Lodge. Request the Mystery at the Mansion package and receive two tickets to the event with your overnight accommodations. Make your reservation online or by calling 800-546-5433. Guests may use their ticket throughout their stay to return to the Mansion.

Mystery at the Mansion at Arbor Lodge

Join us for an evening of murder and mayhem in the Wild West as Arbor Lodge Mansion transforms into the Deadwood Saloon. It’s an old-fashioned whodunnit in a magnificent setting! Solve clues, look for evidence, and break the case while mingling with new friends.

Event tickets are $25/person (adults only). Reservations required at 402-873-7222.

Add to the fun with a stay at Lied Lodge & Conference Center. Request the Mystery at the Mansion package and receive two tickets to the event with your overnight accommodations. Make your reservation online or by calling 800-546-5433. Guests may use their ticket throughout their stay to return to the Mansion.

Christmas at the Mansion at Arbor Lodge

Step back in time and experience the holidays the way J. Sterling Morton did with a one-of-a-kind Christmas at the Mansion experience.

 

Arbor Lodge Mansion: Open for Weekend Visitors

 

See the 52-room mansion at its festive best during the holiday season. Enjoy vintage décor, special holiday-themed collections on display, and holiday music to get you into the spirit of the season. Questions? Call 402-873-7222.

 

Fridays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Sundays, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

 

Daytime admission: $8 adults, $6 youth (age 3-12)

 

Special after-hours Mansion viewings (beginning November 29)

Fridays & Saturdays, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Evening admission: $12 adults; $6 youth (age 3-12)

Christmas at the Mansion at Arbor Lodge

Step back in time and experience the holidays the way J. Sterling Morton did with a one-of-a-kind Christmas at the Mansion experience.

 

Arbor Lodge Mansion: Open for Weekend Visitors

 

See the 52-room mansion at its festive best during the holiday season. Enjoy vintage décor, special holiday-themed collections on display, and holiday music to get you into the spirit of the season. Questions? Call 402-873-7222.

 

Fridays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Sundays, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

 

Daytime admission: $8 adults, $6 youth (age 3-12)

 

Special after-hours Mansion viewings (beginning November 29)

Fridays & Saturdays, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Evening admission: $12 adults; $6 youth (age 3-12)

Christmas at the Mansion at Arbor Lodge

Step back in time and experience the holidays the way J. Sterling Morton did with a one-of-a-kind Christmas at the Mansion experience.

 

Arbor Lodge Mansion: Open for Weekend Visitors

 

See the 52-room mansion at its festive best during the holiday season. Enjoy vintage décor, special holiday-themed collections on display, and holiday music to get you into the spirit of the season. Questions? Call 402-873-7222.

 

Fridays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Sundays, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

 

Daytime admission: $8 adults, $6 youth (age 3-12)

 

Special after-hours Mansion viewings (beginning November 29)

Fridays & Saturdays, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Evening admission: $12 adults; $6 youth (age 3-12)

Christmas at the Mansion at Arbor Lodge

Step back in time and experience the holidays the way J. Sterling Morton did with a one-of-a-kind Christmas at the Mansion experience.

 

Arbor Lodge Mansion: Open for Weekend Visitors

 

See the 52-room mansion at its festive best during the holiday season. Enjoy vintage décor, special holiday-themed collections on display, and holiday music to get you into the spirit of the season. Questions? Call 402-873-7222.

 

Fridays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Sundays, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

 

Daytime admission: $8 adults, $6 youth (age 3-12)

 

Special after-hours Mansion viewings (beginning November 29)

Fridays & Saturdays, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Evening admission: $12 adults; $6 youth (age 3-12)

Christmas at the Mansion at Arbor Lodge

Step back in time and experience the holidays the way J. Sterling Morton did with a one-of-a-kind Christmas at the Mansion experience.

 

Arbor Lodge Mansion: Open for Weekend Visitors

 

See the 52-room mansion at its festive best during the holiday season. Enjoy vintage décor, special holiday-themed collections on display, and holiday music to get you into the spirit of the season. Questions? Call 402-873-7222.

 

Fridays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Sundays, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

 

Daytime admission: $8 adults, $6 youth (age 3-12)

 

Special after-hours Mansion viewings (beginning November 29)

Fridays & Saturdays, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Evening admission: $12 adults; $6 youth (age 3-12)

Christmas at the Mansion at Arbor Lodge

Step back in time and experience the holidays the way J. Sterling Morton did with a one-of-a-kind Christmas at the Mansion experience.

 

Arbor Lodge Mansion: Open for Weekend Visitors

 

See the 52-room mansion at its festive best during the holiday season. Enjoy vintage décor, special holiday-themed collections on display, and holiday music to get you into the spirit of the season. Questions? Call 402-873-7222.

 

Fridays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Sundays, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

 

Daytime admission: $8 adults, $6 youth (age 3-12)

 

Special after-hours Mansion viewings (beginning November 29)

Fridays & Saturdays, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Evening admission: $12 adults; $6 youth (age 3-12)

Christmas at the Mansion at Arbor Lodge

Step back in time and experience the holidays the way J. Sterling Morton did with a one-of-a-kind Christmas at the Mansion experience.

 

Arbor Lodge Mansion: Open for Weekend Visitors

 

See the 52-room mansion at its festive best during the holiday season. Enjoy vintage décor, special holiday-themed collections on display, and holiday music to get you into the spirit of the season. Questions? Call 402-873-7222.

 

Fridays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Sundays, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

 

Daytime admission: $8 adults, $6 youth (age 3-12)

 

Special after-hours Mansion viewings (beginning November 29)

Fridays & Saturdays, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Evening admission: $12 adults; $6 youth (age 3-12)

Christmas at the Mansion at Arbor Lodge

Step back in time and experience the holidays the way J. Sterling Morton did with a one-of-a-kind Christmas at the Mansion experience.

 

Arbor Lodge Mansion: Open for Weekend Visitors

 

See the 52-room mansion at its festive best during the holiday season. Enjoy vintage décor, special holiday-themed collections on display, and holiday music to get you into the spirit of the season. Questions? Call 402-873-7222.

 

Fridays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Sundays, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

 

Daytime admission: $8 adults, $6 youth (age 3-12)

 

Special after-hours Mansion viewings (beginning November 29)

Fridays & Saturdays, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Evening admission: $12 adults; $6 youth (age 3-12)

Christmas at the Mansion at Arbor Lodge

Step back in time and experience the holidays the way J. Sterling Morton did with a one-of-a-kind Christmas at the Mansion experience.

 

Arbor Lodge Mansion: Open for Weekend Visitors

 

See the 52-room mansion at its festive best during the holiday season. Enjoy vintage décor, special holiday-themed collections on display, and holiday music to get you into the spirit of the season. Questions? Call 402-873-7222.

 

Fridays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Sundays, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

 

Daytime admission: $8 adults, $6 youth (age 3-12)

 

Special after-hours Mansion viewings (beginning November 29)

Fridays & Saturdays, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Evening admission: $12 adults; $6 youth (age 3-12)

Christmas at the Mansion at Arbor Lodge

Step back in time and experience the holidays the way J. Sterling Morton did with a one-of-a-kind Christmas at the Mansion experience.

Arbor Lodge Mansion: Open for Weekend Visitors

See the 52-room mansion at its festive best during the holiday season. Enjoy vintage décor, special holiday-themed collections on display, and holiday music to get you into the spirit of the season. Questions? Call 402-873-7222.

Fridays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Sundays, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Daytime admission: $8 adults, $6 youth (age 3-12)

Special after-hours Mansion viewings (beginning November 29)

Fridays & Saturdays, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Evening admission: $12 adults; $6 youth (age 3-12)

Christmas at the Mansion at Arbor Lodge

Step back in time and experience the holidays the way J. Sterling Morton did with a one-of-a-kind Christmas at the Mansion experience.

Arbor Lodge Mansion: Open for Weekend Visitors

See the 52-room mansion at its festive best during the holiday season. Enjoy vintage décor, special holiday-themed collections on display, and holiday music to get you into the spirit of the season. Questions? Call 402-873-7222.

Fridays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Sundays, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Daytime admission: $8 adults, $6 youth (age 3-12)

Special after-hours Mansion viewings (beginning November 29)

Fridays & Saturdays, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Evening admission: $12 adults; $6 youth (age 3-12)

Christmas at the Mansion at Arbor Lodge

Step back in time and experience the holidays the way J. Sterling Morton did with a one-of-a-kind Christmas at the Mansion experience.

Arbor Lodge Mansion: Open for Weekend Visitors

See the 52-room mansion at its festive best during the holiday season. Enjoy vintage décor, special holiday-themed collections on display, and holiday music to get you into the spirit of the season. Questions? Call 402-873-7222.

Fridays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Sundays, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Daytime admission: $8 adults, $6 youth (age 3-12)

 Special after-hours Mansion viewings (beginning November 29)

Fridays & Saturdays, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Evening admission: $12 adults; $6 youth (age 3-12)

Living History Weekend – Vintage Halloween at Arbor Lodge

Step back in time to see historic trades, talents, and other demonstrations come alive inside Arbor Lodge Mansion and out on the beautiful grounds of Nebraska City’s National Historic Landmark.

The weekend is full of Vintage Halloween fun frivolity as we celebrate vintage Halloween customs, games, crafts, and décor from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Questions about Living History Weekends? Please call the mansion: 402-873-7222. Mansion admission is $8 adults, $6 youth (age 3-12).

Living History Weekend – Victorian Era at Arbor Lodge

See historic trades, talents, and other demonstrations come alive inside the mansion and out on the beautiful grounds of Nebraska City’s National Historic Landmark.

 

Journey back to the Victorian Times and enjoy displays of Victorian dresses, lacemaking, parlor music, parlor games, the language of the fan, and yard games.

 

Questions about Living History Weekends? Please call the mansion: 402-873-7222. Mansion admission is $8 adults, $6 youth (age 3-12).

Living History Weekend – All About Salt at Arbor Lodge

Step back in time to see historic trades, talents, and other demonstrations come alive inside Arbor Lodge Mansion and out on the beautiful grounds of Nebraska City’s National Historic Landmark.

Join us October 20 and 21 and discover the amazing evolution of salt and how Morton Salt revolutionized the industry. Plus, learn about some “salty superstitions” that have been passed down through the years.

Questions about Living History Weekends? Please call the mansion: 402-873-7222. Mansion admission is $8 adults, $6 youth (age 3-12).

Living History Weekend – Frontier Work & Play at Arbor Lodge

Step back in time to see historic trades, talents, and other demonstrations come alive inside Arbor Lodge Mansion and out on the beautiful grounds of Nebraska City’s National Historic Landmark.

 

Pioneers of many ethnic origins traveled their way to Nebraska. Join us as we celebrate the rich heritage of our ancestors with demonstrations and displays including vintage kitchen gadgets, rag dolls, frontier education, and blacksmithing.

 

Questions about Living History Weekends? Please call the mansion: 402-873-7222. Mansion admission is $8 adults, $6 youth (age 3-12).

Living History Weekend – Table Creek Rendezvous at Arbor Lodge

Step back in time to see historic trades, talents, and other demonstrations during Living History weekends at Arbor Day Farm.

September 28 & 29 is the Table Creek Rendezvous from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on the Morton Oak Lawn near the Apple House Market. Enjoy blacksmithing, butter churning, breadmaking, tomahawk throwing, ropemaking, and Native beadworking.

All other Living History Weekends will be held at Arbor Lodge State Historical Park. Questions? Please call Arbor Lodge: 402-873-7222. Mansion admission is $8 adults, $6 youth (age 3-12).

Please note: Arbor Lodge Mansion and Arbor Lodge State Historical Park will be closed to the public on Sunday, September 29.

Sunflower Bloom at Arbor Day Farm

It’s a summertime tradition… Sunflowers in Bloom at Arbor Day Farm!

Come and see one of nature’s best shows. Bring your camera and grab a seat aboard the Discovery Ride for a memorable visit to Arbor Day Farm Tree Adventure. Discovery Rides are Monday through Friday at 1:00 p.m. and on weekends at 1:00 p.m. and 2:00 p.m. The bloom typically occurs in early- to mid-August and lasts about two weeks depending on weather. Check out the Arbor Day Farm Facebook page for updates.

Tree Adventure admission plus $5.00 per person, ages 3 & up, for the Discovery Ride. Reservations are recommended. Call 402-873-8717 for updates and reservations.

Make it a getaway with an overnight stay at Lied Lodge. Rooms available. Reserve at 800-546-5433 or go online.

Christmas at the Mansion at Arbor Lodge

Step back in time and experience the holidays the way J. Sterling Morton did with a one-of-a-kind Christmas at the Mansion experience.

 

Arbor Lodge Mansion: Open for Weekend Visitors

 

See the 52-room mansion at its festive best during the holiday season. Enjoy vintage décor, special holiday-themed collections on display, and holiday music to get you into the spirit of the season. Questions? Call 402-873-7222.

 

Fridays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Sundays, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

 

Daytime admission: $8 adults, $6 youth (age 3-12)

 

Special after-hours Mansion viewings (beginning November 29)

Fridays & Saturdays, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Evening admission: $12 adults; $6 youth (age 3-12)

Garden Tea at Arbor Lodge Mansion

Join us in the garden of Arbor Lodge Mansion for a Garden Tea celebration. Wear your favorite summer hat and frock and sip on refreshing flavored teas and summer treats from the garden. Special summer programming to be announced. In addition to the tea, participants can embark on a self-guided tour of the mansion. If Mother Nature is uncooperative, we’ll gather in the Mansion’s sunroom. 

 

Reservations for the tea are required by July 23 and can be made by calling 402-873-7222. Cost is $18 per person and includes your mansion admission and entrance to the tea.

 

Summer Music Series at Arbor Day Farm

Experience an enjoyable evening of free music and yard games in a beautiful setting – the Arbor Day Farm historic barns! Bring a blanket and lawn chair or grab a picnic table, and then sit back and relax. Here’s this year’s lineup:

June 14 – Shawn Cole

June 28 – The Wildwoods

July 12 – Bryton Stoll & Savannah Chestnut

July 26 – Shawn Cole & DrUnK MoNkEY

August 9 – FREAKABOUT with Gallivant

August 23 – The Bottle Tops

 

Beer, wine, and non-alcoholic beverages will be available for purchase as well as a limited variety of Porter’s barbecue items. Please no beer, wine, or other alcohol carried onto the property.

 

Make it a getaway with an overnight stay at Lied Lodge. Call 800-546-5433 or go online to reserve.

 

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Mystery at the Mansion at Arbor Lodge

Put your best sleuthing hat on and join us for an old-fashioned whodunnit in the magnificent setting of Arbor Lodge Mansion. Solve clues, look for evidence, and break the case while mingling with new friends. Event tickets are $25/person (adults only). Reservations required at 402-873-8717.

Add to the fun with a stay at Lied Lodge & Conference Center. Request the Mystery at the Mansion package and receive two tickets to the event with your overnight accommodations. Make your reservation online or by calling 800-546-5433. Guests may use their ticket throughout their stay to return to the Mansion.

Vintage Flag Collection at Arbor Lodge Mansion

Join us Memorial Day Weekend at Arbor Lodge Mansion for a special display featuring vintage American flags of the Arbor Lodge collection. Guests can also participate in a patriotic scavenger hunt and trivia activity.

Activities included with regular Arbor Lodge Mansion admission. For more information, call 402-873-7222.

Mother’s Day Weekend at Arbor Lodge Mansion

Celebrate the women in your life with a visit to Arbor Lodge Mansion during Mother’s Day weekend. View special displays of women’s clothing and accessories and a china painting demonstration and enjoy live music throughout the weekend. On Saturday from 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Arbor Lodge tour hosts will be dressed in period costumes representing four intelligent, brave, and influential women of the Morton family.

Go online for hours and admission prices. Other questions? Call 402-873-7222.

 

Celebrate National Bird Day at Arbor Lodge Mansion

Join us at Arbor Lodge as we team up with Arbor Day Farm Tree Adventure to celebrate our feathered friends. Learn about the history of National Bird Day (May 4) and enjoy a hidden “bird hunt” as you tour the beautiful historic home.

This event is included with your Arbor Lodge Mansion admission. Questions? Call 402-873-7222. Go here for current hours.

Easter Weekend Celebration at Arbor Day Farm

Bring the entire family to Lied Lodge and Arbor Day Farm for a one-of-a-kind Easter weekend getaway.

The Easter Family Getaway Package includes an overnight stay at Lied Lodge on Saturday, April 20, plus four tickets to Arbor Day Farm’s Tree Adventure attraction – featuring chicks, bunnies, lambs, and a seek-and-find egg hunt. Call today for your reservation: 800-546-5433 or reserve it online now.

At Lied Lodge’s Timber Dining Room:

Enjoy a scrumptious Easter Sunday Brunch and live piano music at Lied Lodge’s Timber Dining Room, served 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Call 402-873-8740 to make your dining room reservation.

At the Tree Adventure:
Embark on a springtime stroll through the woods and take part in a leisurely seek-and-find egg hunt. Children will enjoy chicks, bunnies, and lambs at the Tree Adventure. Easter activities included with regular Tree Adventure admission. The Tree Adventure is open Easter Saturday, 9 a.m.–5 p.m.; Easter Sunday, 12 p.m.–4 p.m. Call 402-873-8717 for more information.

At the Apple House Market:
Sip Arbor Day Farm wines and shop for flavorful jams, jellies, salsas, and more. Open Easter Saturday, 9 a.m. –5 p.m.; Easter Sunday, 12 p.m. –4 p.m.

At Arbor Lodge State Historical Park:
Discover the history of Easter traditions, enjoy fresh blooms, learn about spring planting on the Morton Farm, and view a vintage Easter postcard display. The mansion is open for self-guided tours and an egg hunt; admission is $8/adults; $6/youth (age 3-12). Arbor Lodge mansion is open Easter Saturday, 9 a.m.–5 p.m.; Easter Sunday, 12 p.m.–4 p.m.

Easter Weekend Celebration at Arbor Day Farm

Bring the entire family to Lied Lodge and Arbor Day Farm for a one-of-a-kind Easter weekend getaway.

The Easter Family Getaway Package includes an overnight stay at Lied Lodge on Saturday, April 20, plus four tickets to Arbor Day Farm’s Tree Adventure attraction – featuring chicks, bunnies, lambs, and a seek-and-find egg hunt. Call today for your reservation: 800-546-5433 or reserve it online now.

At Lied Lodge’s Timber Dining Room:

Enjoy a scrumptious Easter Sunday Brunch and live piano music at Lied Lodge’s Timber Dining Room, served 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Call 402-873-8740 to make your dining room reservation.

At the Tree Adventure:
Embark on a springtime stroll through the woods and take part in a leisurely seek-and-find egg hunt. Children will enjoy chicks, bunnies, and lambs at the Tree Adventure. Easter activities included with regular Tree Adventure admission. The Tree Adventure is open Easter Saturday, 9 a.m.–5 p.m.; Easter Sunday, 12 p.m.–4 p.m. Call 402-873-8717 for more information.

At the Apple House Market:
Sip Arbor Day Farm wines and shop for flavorful jams, jellies, salsas, and more. Open Easter Saturday, 9 a.m. –5 p.m.; Easter Sunday, 12 p.m. –4 p.m.

At Arbor Lodge State Historical Park:
Discover the history of Easter traditions, enjoy fresh blooms, learn about spring planting on the Morton Farm, and view a vintage Easter postcard display. The mansion is open for self-guided tours and an egg hunt; admission is $8/adults; $6/youth (age 3-12). Arbor Lodge mansion is open Easter Saturday, 9 a.m.–5 p.m.; Easter Sunday, 12 p.m.–4 p.m.

March Cup O’ Tea at Arbor Lodge Mansion

Join us in the sunroom of Arbor Lodge Mansion for a “Cup O’ Tea” celebration. Enjoy an assortment of teas and tasty selections, while learning about the history of tea time and tea cups. In addition to the tea, participants can explore the mansion and view the special quilt exhibit, featuring quilts from the Morton collection as well as a temporary display of both historic and modern quilts.

 

Reservations for the tea are required and can be made by calling 402-873-7222. Cost is $18 per person and includes your mansion admission and entrance to the tea.

Valentine’s Tea at Arbor Lodge Mansion

Join us in the sunroom of Arbor Lodge Mansion for a special Valentine’s Tea during Celebrate Love Month. Enjoy an assortment of teas and dainty brunch and dessert selections, along with musical entertainment and a brief history of Valentine’s Day greetings. In addition to the tea, participants can explore the mansion and view the special “Celebrate Love” exhibit, featuring displays of Morton Family weddings and vintage Valentine card collections.

 

Reservations for the tea are required and can be made by calling 402-873-7222. Cost is $18 per person and includes your mansion admission and entrance to the tea.

Tribute to America at Arbor Lodge Mansion

It’s always a great time to explore the magnificent Arbor Lodge Mansion! Right now, in addition to seeing countless historic artifacts, you can also view the Arbor Lodge collection of vintage American flags. Plus, you can participate in a patriotic scavenger hunt as you tour the 52-room mansion. For more information, call 402-873-7222.

Arbor Day Weekend Celebration at Arbor Day Farm

Celebrate the tree planter’s holiday right here where it all began at Arbor Day Farm in Nebraska City. All across this 260-acre campus, opportunities abound to play, learn, taste, and shop, all in celebration of trees.

  • Climb to the top of a 50-foot tree house at Arbor Day Farm Tree Adventure and experience a fun array of outdoor activities. Tree Adventure admission: $8 adults; $6 youth (age 3-12). Includes a tree seedling to plant at home.
  • Explore the 52-room Arbor Lodge Mansion, the original home of Arbor Day founder J. Sterling Morton. Mansion admission: $8 adults; $6 youth (age 3-12).
  • Sip Arbor Day Farm wines and shop for unique gifts at the Apple House Market and Pie Garden Cafe.
  • Relax, retreat, and dine in the nature-inspired setting of Lied Lodge & Conference Center. Fully-updated guest rooms, indoor pool, award-winning restaurant, and on-site spa. For availability and reservations, call 800-546-5433.

Enjoy the full Arbor Day Farm experience with the All-Access Day Pass – $15 adults; $11 youth (age 3-12). Event questions? Call 402-873-8717.

Free Admission to Arbor Lodge Mansion

Celebrate Arbor Day with Free Admission to Arbor Lodge Mansion.

Come to the place where it all began. Explore the original grounds and visit the family’s 52-room mansion. The property includes an arboretum, Italian terraced garden, log cabin, carriage house, walking trails, more than 200 varieties of lilacs, and a charming whispering bench. The Arbor Lodge State Historical Park grounds are open year-round; a park permit is not required to enter.

And be sure to join us for a full weekend of activities across Arbor Day Farm.

Arbor Day 2018 at Arbor Day Farm

It was on this property in 1872 that J. Sterling Morton and his wife, Caroline, initiated their vision for a greener, more tree-filled world—a challenge to people everywhere to plant trees so desperately needed. It is estimated that nearly one million trees were planted in Nebraska on the first Arbor Day, April 10, 1872.

Celebrate this special day where it all began! Explore the original grounds and visit the family’s 52-room mansion, Arbor Lodge. The property includes an arboretum, Italian terraced garden, log cabin, carriage house, walking trails, more than 200 varieties of lilacs, and a charming whispering bench.

The Arbor Lodge State Historical Park grounds are open year-round; a park permit is not required to enter. The mansion is open beginning March 29, Monday-Saturday 11 a.m.-5 p.m. and Sunday 12 p.m.-4 p.m. Admission is $8/adults; $6/ages 3-12; free for kids 2 and under.

And join us for a full weekend of activities across Arbor Day Farm.

Opening Day Across Arbor Day Farm

All attractions are open! Say hello to springtime with a visit to Arbor Day Farm in Nebraska City – just in time for our Easter Weekend Celebration. Beginning today, the Tree AdventureApple House Market, Pie Garden Cafe, and Arbor Lodge Mansion are all open Monday – Saturday 9 a.m.-5 p.m. and Sunday from 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Hike the trails, climb to the top of a 50-foot tree house, explore a 52-room mansion, savor local flavors, and more. It’s fun for the entire family. Questions? Call 402-873-8717.

Make it a weekend with an overnight stay at Lied Lodge. Reserve online or call 800-546-5433.

Celebrate Love Weekends at Arbor Lodge Mansion

Love is in the air all throughout Arbor Lodge Mansion. Step back in time and discover weddings related to the Morton’s with photographs, newspaper articles, and diary entries. Learn about the history of Valentine’s Day and view vintage Valentine cards.

Join us weekends in February from 11:00 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Event is included with Arbor Lodge Mansion admission. Questions? Call 402-873-7222.

Mystery at the Mansion at Arbor Lodge

Spend an enjoyable evening sipping iced tea and mingling with new friends while playing a part in an interactive murder mystery at Arbor Lodge Mansion. Guests can participate as much or as little as they wish as the group uses clues to find out who did it! Participants are provided with a variety of props and costume pieces. Feel free to come dressed as the millionaire you may end up playing. Adults only. Reservations required at 402-873-8717.

Add to the fun with a stay at Lied Lodge & Conference Center. Request the Mystery at the Mansion package and receive two tickets to the event with your overnight accommodations. Make your reservation online or by calling 800-546-5433. Guests may use their ticket throughout their stay to return to the Mansion.

Check out what others are saying about their Mystery at the Mansion experience. View video.

Christmas at Arbor Lodge Mansion

Step back in time and experience the holidays the way J. Sterling Morton did with a one-of-a-kind Christmas at the Mansion experience.

 

Historic Mansion: Open for Weekend Visitors

See the 52-room mansion at its festive best during the holiday season. Enjoy vintage décor, special holiday-themed collections on display, and holiday music to get you into the spirit of the season. Questions? Call 402-873-7222.

 

Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. 
Daytime admission: $8 adults, $6 youth (age 3-12)

 

Special after-hours Mansion viewings
Friday & Saturday, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Evening admission: $12 adults; $6 youth (age 3-12)

 

Make it a Getaway: Christmas at the Mansion Overnight Package

Want a really unique holiday experience? Choose the Christmas at the Mansion Overnight Package, which includes either a Friday or Saturday night stay at Lied Lodge, plus two tickets for the after-hours tour (6:30 – 8:00 p.m.) of Arbor Lodge, beautifully trimmed with vintage décor. Learn about holiday traditions of yesteryear, find tour hosts in their best holiday finery, and enjoy Christmas tunes and treats as you explore the historic home. Transportation from Lied Lodge to the mansion is included in the package. To reserve: call 800-546-5433, or reserve it online now.

 

Arbor Lodge Mansion will be closed December 24, 25, 31, and January 1.

Christmas at Arbor Lodge Mansion

Step back in time and experience the holidays the way J. Sterling Morton did with a one-of-a-kind Christmas at the Mansion experience.

 

Historic Mansion: Open for Weekend Visitors

See the 52-room mansion at its festive best during the holiday season. Enjoy vintage décor, special holiday-themed collections on display, and holiday music to get you into the spirit of the season. Questions? Call 402-873-7222.

 

Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. 
Sunday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Daytime admission: $8 adults, $6 youth (age 3-12)

 

Special after-hours Mansion viewings
Friday & Saturday, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Evening admission: $12 adults; $6 youth (age 3-12)

 

Make it a Getaway: Christmas at the Mansion Overnight Package

Want a really unique holiday experience? Choose the Christmas at the Mansion Overnight Package, which includes either a Friday or Saturday night stay at Lied Lodge, plus two tickets for the after-hours tour (6:30 – 8:00 p.m.) of Arbor Lodge, beautifully trimmed with vintage décor. Learn about holiday traditions of yesteryear, find tour hosts in their best holiday finery, and enjoy Christmas tunes and treats as you explore the historic home. Transportation from Lied Lodge to the mansion is included in the package. To reserve: call 800-546-5433, or reserve it online now.

 

Arbor Lodge Mansion will be closed December 24, 25, 31, and January 1.

Christmas at Arbor Lodge Mansion

Step back in time and experience the holidays the way J. Sterling Morton did with a one-of-a-kind Christmas at the Mansion experience.

 

Historic Mansion: Open for Weekend Visitors

See the 52-room mansion at its festive best during the holiday season. Enjoy vintage décor, special holiday-themed collections on display, and holiday music to get you into the spirit of the season. Questions? Call 402-873-7222.

 

Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. 
Sunday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Daytime admission: $8 adults, $6 youth (age 3-12)

 

Special after-hours Mansion viewings
Friday & Saturday, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Evening admission: $12 adults; $6 youth (age 3-12)

 

Make it a Getaway: Christmas at the Mansion Overnight Package

Want a really unique holiday experience? Choose the Christmas at the Mansion Overnight Package, which includes either a Friday or Saturday night stay at Lied Lodge, plus two tickets for the after-hours tour (6:30 – 8:00 p.m.) of Arbor Lodge, beautifully trimmed with vintage décor. Learn about holiday traditions of yesteryear, find tour hosts in their best holiday finery, and enjoy Christmas tunes and treats as you explore the historic home. Transportation from Lied Lodge to the mansion is included in the package. To reserve: call 800-546-5433, or reserve it online now.

 

Arbor Lodge Mansion will be closed December 24, 25, 31, and January 1.

Christmas at Arbor Lodge Mansion

Step back in time and experience the holidays the way J. Sterling Morton did with a one-of-a-kind Christmas at the Mansion experience.

 

Historic Mansion: Open for Weekend Visitors

See the 52-room mansion at its festive best during the holiday season. Enjoy vintage décor, special holiday-themed collections on display, and holiday music to get you into the spirit of the season. Questions? Call 402-873-7222.

 

Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. 
Sunday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Daytime admission: $8 adults, $6 youth (age 3-12)

 

Special after-hours Mansion viewings
Friday & Saturday, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Evening admission: $12 adults; $6 youth (age 3-12)

 

Make it a Getaway: Christmas at the Mansion Overnight Package

Want a really unique holiday experience? Choose the Christmas at the Mansion Overnight Package, which includes either a Friday or Saturday night stay at Lied Lodge, plus two tickets for the after-hours tour (6:30 – 8:00 p.m.) of Arbor Lodge, beautifully trimmed with vintage décor. Learn about holiday traditions of yesteryear, find tour hosts in their best holiday finery, and enjoy Christmas tunes and treats as you explore the historic home. Transportation from Lied Lodge to the mansion is included in the package. To reserve: call 800-546-5433, or reserve it online now.

 

Arbor Lodge Mansion will be closed December 24, 25, 31, and January 1.

Christmas at Arbor Lodge Mansion

Step back in time and experience the holidays the way J. Sterling Morton did with a one-of-a-kind Christmas at the Mansion experience.

Historic Mansion: Open for Weekend Visitors

See the 52-room mansion at its festive best during the holiday season. Enjoy vintage décor, special holiday-themed collections on display, and holiday music to get you into the spirit of the season. Questions? Call 402-873-7222.

Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. 
Sunday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Daytime admission: $8 adults, $6 youth (age 3-12)

 

Special after-hours Mansion viewings (beginning Dec 1)
Friday & Saturday, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Evening admission: $12 adults; $6 youth (age 3-12)

Make it a Getaway: Christmas at the Mansion Overnight Package

Want a really unique holiday experience? Choose the Christmas at the Mansion Overnight Package, which includes either a Friday or Saturday night stay at Lied Lodge, plus two tickets for the after-hours tour (6:30 – 8:00 p.m.) of Arbor Lodge, beautifully trimmed with vintage décor. Learn about holiday traditions of yesteryear, find tour hosts in their best holiday finery, and enjoy Christmas tunes and treats as you explore the historic home. Transportation from Lied Lodge to the mansion is included in the package. To reserve: call 800-546-5433, or reserve it online now.

Arbor Lodge Mansion will be closed December 24, 25, 31, and January 1.

Christmas at Arbor Lodge Mansion

Step back in time and experience the holidays the way J. Sterling Morton did with a one-of-a-kind Christmas at the Mansion experience.

Historic Mansion: Open for Weekend Visitors

See the 52-room mansion at its festive best during the holiday season. Enjoy vintage décor, special holiday-themed collections on display, and holiday music to get you into the spirit of the season. Questions? Call 402-873-7222.

Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. (beginning Nov. 24)

Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. 
Sunday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Admission: $8 adults, $6 youth (age 3-12)

Special after-hours Mansion viewings (beginning Dec. 1)
Fridays & Saturdays, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Evening admission: $12 adults; $6 youth (age 3-12)

Arbor Lodge Mansion will be closed December 24, 25, 31, and January 1.

Hayrack Ride, Storytelling, & S’mores at Arbor Day Farm

Weekends this fall through Lied Lodge & Conference Center – the entire family will enjoy a mash-up of Arbor Day Farm’s most beloved fall season activities: hayrack rides, cider, s’mores and storytelling!

On Friday and Saturday evenings, Sept. 22 thru Nov. 11, climb aboard a hayrack at the Lied Lodge lobby. Travel to Arbor Day Farm’s Morton Oak tree, where you’ll sip hot apple cider, make s’mores, and enjoy tales from a storyteller, and then return to Lied Lodge.

Tickets are $15.00+ tax for adults; $10+ tax for children, age 3-12. Seating is limited on the hayrack, and this activity often sells out. To reserve your seat, please call Lied Lodge at 800-546-5433.

Want to make it a getaway? The Hayrack, S’mores, & Cider Package includes an overnight stay at Lied Lodge plus up to four (4) tickets for the hayrack ride activity; availability is limited, so please call to reserve: 800-546-5433.