Douglas County Historical Society

Year Founded
Local Leader/Exec. Director
Liz Boutin
Primary Contact Name
Liz Boutin
Main Address

Douglas County Historical Society
5730 N 30 Street, #11b
Omaha, NE 68111
United States

What We Do

The Douglas County Historical Society preserves historical insight about Douglas County, Nebraska. We share history through exhibits, classes, programs, and events. As the official caretaker of history for Douglas County, we preserve vital records and help people from all over the world learn about their ancestors from  Douglas County. The Douglas County Historical Society is responsible for the General Crook House Museum and the Archives Center, which are located on the MCC Fort Campus in Omaha. 

Interesting Info
  • A current exhibit highlights the history of baseball in Omaha.
  • Learn about the history of our vibrant community at our monthly Second Sunday lectures, featuring experts in their fields!
  • Our Archive Center offers research, photo reproduction, and document scanning services, as well as archival preservation advice.
Geographic Location

North Omaha

Volunteer Opportunities

Garden Volunteer
Repeats daily for 153 times

Grant Writer
Repeats daily for 365 times

General Crook House Museum Greeter
Repeats daily on Monday to Friday, 10am - 4pm for 365 times
Flexible Timing