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New Exhibit Now Open!

New Exhibit Now Open!

American Bittersweet: The Life & Writing of Willa Cather

The newly opened National Willa Cather Center is a public museum, archive, arts and cultural center dedicated to the work and life of Willa Cather. The facility, located in Cather’s childhood hometown of Red Cloud, Nebraska,  provides almost 20,000 square feet of space that includes a public museum called American Bittersweet; The Life and Writing of Willa Cather, state-of-the art archive, research center, classroom, expanded bookstore, art gallery, and renovated street-level retail space. The Center occupies Red Cloud’s historic “Moon Block,” an 1886 structure restored and given new life as the National Willa Cather Center.

New Exhibit Hours:

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

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

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.

CLOSED: New Year’s Day, Easter, Fourth of July, Thanksgiving, christmas eve, and Christmas Day.