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Dec 21, 2016 10:49AM ● By Eric Stoakes

It’s the most wonderful time of the year at The Durham Museum! Christmas at Union Station is back for another season of festive fun. This long-standing tradition has become one of the top holiday destinations in the region. From the 40-foot-tall twinkling tree to holidays around the globe to Santa himself, you won’t want to miss this family friendly event.

Open 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, Dec. 23. Closed at 1 p.m. Dec. 24, Christmas Eve. Closed Dec. 25, Christmas day.

The Durham Museum in Omaha’s beautiful art deco Union Station, is home to permanent exhibits that preserve Omaha’s vibrant history, traveling exhibits covering subjects ranging from history and culture, to science and industry, and many entertaining, educational, family-oriented activities. The Durham Museum is an affiliate of the Smithsonian Institution and has strong ties with the Library of Congress, National Archives and The Field Museum. Admission is $11 for adults; $8 for seniors; $7 for children 3- 12; and free for members and children age 2 and under. For information about The Durham Museum please visit the museum’s website at

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