Willa Cather Foundation Tours

Willa Cather Foundation Tours

Attraction Information

Hours and tour times are subject to change. Please call toll-free 866-731-7304.

 

In partnership with the Nebraska State Historical Society, the Willa Cather Foundation offers guided educational tours of Willa Cather's childhood home and other historic buildings related to her life and writing throughout the year. Discounts are offered for school students and groups of twelve or more. Group tours should be arranged in advance by contacting Tracy Tucker, Education Director, at 402-746-2653 or [email protected] Parties of less than twelve do not require advance notice and are encouraged to arrive 15 minutes in advance of our regularly scheduled tour times.

Tours of Country sites, such as the Pavelka Farm and the George Cather Home, require advanced notice. Please click here for more information. Self-guided tours are also available and maps of the County Tour and Town Tour are available at the Willa Cather Foundation.

Winter Hours (October 1 – March 31)

Monday – Friday: 
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Saturday:
 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. 
Sunday: 
Closed

TOUR TIMES

9:30 a.m., 11:00 a.m., 1:30 p.m., 3:00 p.m. No Saturday afternoon or Sunday tours. 
For tour prices click here.

Summer Hours (April 1 – September 30)

Monday – Friday: 
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Saturday:
 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. 
Sunday:
 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

TOUR TIMES

9:30 a.m., 11:00 a.m., 1:30 p.m., 3:00 p.m. No Sunday morning tours.
For tour prices click here. 

CLOSED: NEW YEAR’S DAY, EASTER, FOURTH OF JULY, THANKSGIVING, CHRISTMAS EVE, AND CHRISTMAS DAY.

Contact Name
Tracy Tucker
Address
413 N. Webster St.
Red Cloud, NE 68970
Phone
402-746-2653