The mission of the Union Pacific Railroad Museum is to provide quality exhibits and educational programming to a diverse audience about the past, present and future of America's premier railroad, Union Pacific, promoting a sense of connectedness shared by generations of people whose personal and family histories have been touched by the railroad.
Harrah's Council Bluffs is a hotel and casino located in Council Bluffs, Iowa across the Missouri River from Omaha, Nebraska. It is owned and operated by Caesars Entertainment Corporation. Harrah's Council Bluffs is the largest casino in the Omaha-Council Bluffs metropolitan area. It has many amenities including a golf course, a gift shop, a 251-room hotel, 3 restaurants and 2 bars.
In the Western Historic Trails Center, Small sculptures are used to create scenes, each of which is augmented by placards describing the scenes and containing quotes from those people (e.g. Lewis and Clark) who lived at that time and were involved in that aspect of our nation's history.
In the Kanesville Tabernacle, built by 200 pioneers in just two and a half weeks, Brigham Young was sustained as the second prophet and president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. The present log tabernacle is a replica of the original meeting hall. The tabernacle now serves as a visitor's center, where you can learn more about the epic history of the Latter-day Saint's migration westward.
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