Wessels Living History Farm - York Nebraska


The address for the Wessels Living History Farm is:

5520 South Lincoln Ave.
York, NE 68467 (Just one mile south of Interstate 80 (Exit 353) and US Highway 81)
The Farm site is open from May 1 through October 31 on Mondays-Saturdays, 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. & Sundays, 1:00 - 4:30 p.m. November through April, the farm is open for special events and by appointment. The admission price for visiting the farm and special events is $7.00 for adults, $5.00 for senior citizens and $3.00 for students. Children under school age are free. The farm can also be rented for parties, reunions, weddings and other special events. Call Darin Zahm for details at 402-710-0682.


For questions about the physical farm site, including educational programs, tours of the farm, booking the facilities and special programs, please contact:

Or by phone: 402-710-0682

  Bill Ganzel  

For questions or comments about the web site, please contact:

Bill Ganzel
2451 Park Ave.
Lincoln, NE 68502
Phone: 402-310-5014
Email: bganzel@ganzelgroup.com


Wessels Living History Farm Board Members:

Russell Heine, President

Kathy Quick, Vice President

Dave Ochsner, Treasurer

Patti Vincent, Secretary

Leonard Anderson

Paula Christensen

Erin DeHart

Irene Duncan

Caroline Gaudreault

Rosalie Hillmer

Janelle Medinger

Wessels Living History Farm
Farming in the 1920s
Farming in the 1930s
Farming in the 1940s Farming in the 1950s Farming in the 1970s Learner Resources
Media Resources
Our Founder
About the Farm
Visit the Farm
Contact For photos and primary sources, Nebraska Studies web site.
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