Gage County Historical Society and Museum

Gage County History

Gage County is located in southeastern Nebraska. It was founded in 1856 and named in honor of the Reverend William Gage, a Methodist minister. 


Gage County has a wealth of interesting people. Learn more about famous people from the county.


Learn about the communities of Gage County.


Many historic buildings in Gage County have been placed on the National Register of Historic Places. 


Beatrice was a hub of industrial activity. Learn about some of the major historic businesses in the county.


Gage County had a variety of historic trails passing through in the mid 1800s.

Gage County Historical Society and Museum
101 North Second Street
Beatrice, NE, 68310
Phone: 402-228-1679 | Map
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