Joslyn Castle Trust

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Year Founded:
Local Leader / Exec. Director:
Sidney Gnann
Main Address:
3902 Davenport Street
Omaha, NE 68131

What We Do

The Joslyn Castle serves as a physical reminder of the immense philanthropic legacies of its original residents, George and Sarah Joslyn. The Joslyns believed that, "the possession of great wealth is a great trust and obligation."

As stewards of their home and their legacies, the Joslyn Castle provides opportunities for our modern community to connect with our founders through historical, educational, and cultural programming for the community. Our 2018 programming calendar offers unique engagements with theater, art, history, nature, music, architecture, literary arts, and more.

In addition to cultural programming, the Joslyn Castle offers regularly scheduled public tours, opportunities to rent the Castle for private and business events, and a free public green space in the heart of Midtown Omaha.

Interesting Info

In 2018, we hosted over 20,000 visitors from all over the world who enjoy historical, educational, and cultural programs and tours
We our Nebraska's only castle, and one of the finest examples of Scottish Baronial architecture in the United States
We are a public green space with over 5.5 acres in the heart of Midtown - bring a picnic and spend the afternoon on our beautiful grounds

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Volunteer Opportunities

Joslyn Castle Gardener - flexible days/times
Repeats every week until Sun Nov 15 2020.
Wednesday, July 8, 2020 (All day)
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