Explore Our Piece of the Heartland.

Henderson is a great town to visit for a day-long getaway or a Nebraska staycation.  From parks to recreation opportunities, food and shopping the possibilities are endless.    Henderson is located in York County in south central Nebraska. The city is 3 miles from interstate I-80 and roughly 10 miles from Highways 81, 14 and 6. Henderson is 40 miles from Grand Island and 60 miles from Lincoln.  With quick access to other towns and cities the possibilities are endless.  Check out some of the area amenities.

Area Attractions
Places To See And Things To Do.

Don’t miss any of the unique attractions located in Henderson and York County.  Henderson Mennonite Heritage Park, various museums, a speedway, art galleries, nature areas and more can be found in a close proximity to Henderson.

Mark Your Calendar.

Don’t miss the yearly events that happen in Henderson.  Thanks to organizations like the Chamber, the Recreation Department and Heritage Park there is always something happening in Henderson.

A Place to Rest

Looking for a place to stay and to reconnect with a slower pace of life? You can find that place in Henderson with several options for camping, local houses and apartments with short term rentals as well as hotels and motels at the Henderson and York interstate exits.

Enjoy the Nebraska Good Life.

A slower pace, open space and many recreation and historical activities await you in Henderson.  Whether you’re traveling through or moving to town, you’ll appreciate the beauty of this tidy community and all of the opportunities it has to offer.

Retail Therapy.

Ready to pack up your friends and spend a day shop hopping? Head to Henderson for unique finds from fine jewelry, to home décor, art and more.

Get Outside and Start Moving.

Henderson boasts two beautiful city parks, a golf course, aquatic center, baseball/softball complex and a wide variety of activities for adults and youth alike. On this page you’ll find information about all endeavors of a recreational variety.

Good Eats

Henderson boasts several options for dining from homemade ethnic favorites to mainstream chain restaurants.


The Henderson Chamber of Commerce is a community organization working towards community improvement through business promotion.  Chamber members consist of business owners, leaders, supporters and advocates of the community of Henderson.  Under the leadership of Executive Director, Aubrey Saltus, chamber members help assist businesses to prosper and grow, promote the local business community to a global audience, increase employment opportunities, encourage an orderly expansion and development of all segments of the community, advocate for quality of life and create progressive goals for the community.  Chamber dues are an investment in a community organization that can accomplish goals that would be impossible on an individual basis.

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