2019 Schedule & Events

The Harold W. Andersen Visitor Center and Museum requires an admission fee of $2.00 per adult and $1.00 for children under 13 (under 3 is free).  The Visitor Center and Museum will be open during the following dates/times:  

A valid NE State Park Permit is required.

Dates Days Times
May 4th - May 26th Weekends Only 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
May 27th - September 2nd (Memorial Day to Labor Day)  Daily 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
September 3rd - October 6th Weekends Only 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Living History Weekends

Volunteers portray life at the 1820's military fort.  Each event weekend has a different theme and activities planned.  

Interpretive hours from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., is as follows:

Dates Weekend Theme
May 4th & 5th, 2019
June 1st & 2nd, 2019
July 6th & 7th, 2019 4th of July Celebration
August 3rd & 4th, 2019
August 31st & Sept 1st, 2019 Military Timeline
October 5th & 6th, 2019 Washington County Heritage Days
November 2nd, 2019 Annual Candlelight Tour

For further information, contact the site at 402-468-5611,  ngpc.fort.atkinson[at]nebraska.gov, or write to: Ft. Atkinson SHP, PO Box 240, Ft. Calhoun, NE  68023-0240.  

A valid NE State Park Permit is required.




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