National Willa Cather Center
The National Willa Cather Center is an arts and cultural center that serves as a living memorial to renowned writer, Willa Cather. Located in Cather’s childhood hometown of Red Cloud, Nebraska, the Center provides almost 20,000 square feet of space that includes a public museum, archive, research center, classroom, bookstore, art gallery, and performing arts center.
What you'll experience:
- Explore a new exhibit, American Bittersweet: The Life & Writing of Willa Cather
- Conduct research in the Willa Cather Foundation's extensive archive
- Tour Cather's childhood home and six additional historic sites related to her life & writing
- Take in a performance or exhibit at the Red Cloud Opera House
- Hike and picnic at the Willa Cather Memorial Prairie
- Spend a relaxing evening at the Cather Second Home Guest House
- Shop the National Willa Cather Center bookstore and gift shop
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