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Petrified Wood Gallery

Closed Now: 09:00 - 16:00
Open today: 09:00 - 16:00
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Worth an extra stop

Seriously, if you are traveling on I-80 and are anywhere near Ogallala, you must take a couple of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
halltab
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Winston Salem, North Carolina
Beautiful Art Gallery

A very nice Art Gallery, filled with all types of petrified wood and art work. The twins that... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Meyer41
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Rockford, Illinois
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525 E 1st St, Ogallala, NE 69153-2620
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Seriously, if you are traveling on I-80 and are anywhere near Ogallala, you must take a couple of hours and see this museum. There is petrified wood from all over the world, in its natural state, as well as an array of art works created...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A very nice Art Gallery, filled with all types of petrified wood and art work. The twins that accumulated all the wood and created most of the artwork were very passionate about their Gallery. There were other artists that had their work shown as well....More

Thank Meyer41
Reviewed 2 October 2018

This place was recommended.... I thought, "Okay, sure, it's close by and I'm sure air conditioned." So we went and it is nothing short of amazing. I even bought affordable stone jewelry pieces! Plus the gentlemen that started it and run it are true &...More

1  Thank Tammy A
Reviewed 18 September 2018

It has to be one of a kind. Amazing number and variety of petrified wood samples and creations. FREE, Very nice volunteer to show you around. Clean Not really for children. gift shop on site is disappointing. Once you see the real ones on display,...More

Thank TravelingBill
Reviewed 15 September 2018

This is a great display of petrified wood from the US and international. The twin brothers who are the collectors have donated it to a foundation.Thry are in their 90’s .We had the pleasure of meeting one of them who was very informative.In addition to...More

Thank D Burke H
Reviewed 29 August 2018

This museum consists mainly of one mans love for, and collection of, petrified wood. The "caretaker" was there on our visit and you can sense the pride he has of this museum. There are numerous displays of wood to look at, but the art displays...More

Thank Bob S
Reviewed 5 August 2018

If you love rocks but have not heard of "Petrified Wood & Art Galley" in a town of Oogallala, NE, consider going there. My husband and I stopped there on the way to Grand Teton, Wyoming, to attend Teton International Music festival in Jackson Hole...,...More

Thank Therese P
Reviewed 4 August 2018

An interesting gallery for a nice little town. A large collection of petrified wood but in addition has gemstones, western artwork, Indian display and a gift shop. It is a good place to spend some time.

Thank IL_Jeff
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Native American relics and lots of geology specimens are on view here. We love the artwork with the petrified wood.

Thank Claudia S
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

This is a MUST SEE! Rare to find a treasure like this in a large city let alone in a small town like Ogallala. It is not to be missed!

Thank bccmm
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