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The Great Plains Welsh Heritage Project is based in Wymore, Nebraska.  Come visit our museum, 307 Seventh St. in Wymore, Nebraska, USA, where we maintain many Welsh heritage artifacts.  Our Welsh garden is a relaxing and tranquil setting for enjoying the outdoors.

We host several events throughout the year to preserve and promote Welsh American heritage of Nebraska and the Great Plains.  Check our Events page for upcoming activities. As a service to Welsh Americans, we provide archival space for historical documents related to Welsh American heritage.

To assist with your genealogical research, we provide look-ups and translations of Y Drych (The Mirror), a Welsh American newspaper published in the United States.

 

Upcoming Events

Margaret and Martha Thomas, beloved Wymore, NE natives
Concert in Memory of
Margaret and Martha Thomas of Wymore

Saturday October 8 at 2 p.m.
Wymore Community Center, 115 West E St., Wymore, NE

A family–friendly concert featuring John Good, Welshman of Arizona will be held on Saturday October 8 at 2 p.m.at Wymore Community Center, 115 West E St., Wymore.

John Good, Nebraska WesleyanJohn brings a spirit of joy and many instruments—flute, guitar, pennywhistle, bagpipes and even a cow’s horn “horn”—to his performances across the country.

This concert is presented in memory of Margaret and Martha Thomas, beloved Wymore natives. During their lifetime, and beyond, the Margaret and Martha Thomas Foundation has benefitted many institutions, including the Great Plains Welsh Heritage Project, sponsor of this event.

Tributes to Margaret and Martha Thomas will be delivered midway through the concert.

After the concert, we will go next door to the Welsh Heritage Centre for a Tea Party.

Concert and Tea Party are free and open to all.

Please join us in honoring the memory of Margaret and Martha Thomas as we enjoy a delightful concert of Welsh music.

Contact Martha Davies 402-421-8192

 

Welsh Heritage Project, Wymore NebraskaNEW from GPWHP Press

History of the Welsh in Minnesota (1895)
Foreston and Lime Springs, Iowa

At long last…an English translation of the Welsh language part of Hanes Cymry Minnesota (1895) indexed and with every photo from the original volume. The Welsh language account is quite unique — fresh stories told firsthand by scores of Old Settlers with settlement histories in tidy order.  

Now available from our online shop

Price:$29.95

FREE shipping to ALL destinations

 

Who were these Old Settlers?

Do you recognize any of them?

What year was this picnic?

 

Please reply to gpwhp@windstream.net or 402-421-8192