The Kruger Collection

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Four Centuries of Miniatures in One Space

The Kruger Collection of Miniature Furnishings and Decorative Arts consists of fine-scale contemporary art miniatures.

Located within the College of Architecture at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, the Kruger Gallery features a free public museum exhibition sampling four centuries of interior design history in miniature.

Unique to Nebraska, the Kruger Collection blends craft, creativity and history and is fun for all ages and interests.

Kruger Collection Open House
Monday, October 24, 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

You are invited to visit the Kruger Collection of Miniature Furniture and Decorative Arts.

Enjoy the exhibition “Dream Space | Play Space: Celebrating the Imagination of Childhood and the Magic of a Miniature.” The exhibition features twelve scenes that examine the fantasies, fears and pleasures of childhood, such as a castle bedroom, a fancy tea party or a storybook house.

 Take a behind the scenes tour of the miniature collection with the curator, DiAnna Hemsath.

 Snacks provided.