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Living History Day

Living History Day, Sunday, August 11, 1:00 to 4:30 p.m.


Melodrama Performances, Sundays, September 8 & 15, Time TBA

Tractor Show

Tractor, Engine & Auto Show, Sat. & Sun., Oct. 4th & 5th, 10 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Barn Dance

Barn Dance with music by the Kramer Sisters, Saturday, Oct. 5, 4:30 - Dark

Touring 100 Model Ts

Christmas on the Farm, Sat. Dec. 7 through Mon. Dec. 23, 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Example Frame

The Wessels Farm opens for regular hours on May 1st
Mondays-Saturdays, 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. & Sundays, 1:00 - 4:30 p.m.

The admission price for visiting the farm and special events is $5.00 for adults, $4.00 for senior citizens and $2.00 for children. The farm can be rented for parties, reunions, weddings and other special events. The Farm is located one mile south of I-80 on Highway 81 at York. Call Dale Clark for details at 402-710-0682. In addition to events above, the schedule includes:

Underwriting for the Wessels Living History Farm has also been provided by these Silver Donors:

  • Dale and Joan Clark
  • Don R. Freeman
  • C. G. (Kelly) & Virginia Holthus
  • Greg and Kris Holoch
  • Boyd and Elaine Stuhr

Recognized! Some of the Awards that the Farm and this Web Site has Received

Outstanding Tourist Attraction Nebraskaland Award E-mail praise National Humanities Award

For a list of current activities and classes check Our Facebook page here.  

The 1920s section of this site was developed by the Interactive Media Unit of Nebraska Educational Telecommunications.
The 1930s, 1940s, 1950s-60s and 70s to Today sections were developed by The Ganzel Group Communications of Lincoln, Nebraska.

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