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National Museum of Roller Skating

Closed Now: 09:00 - 17:00
Open today: 09:00 - 17:00
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Inside USA Roller Sports office

There is free parking available behind the building. The entrance is in the front of the building... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Anaheim, California
What a cute little museum!

There is a whole world of roller skating most people don't know about. They do everything the ice... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2018
Tampa, Florida
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4730 South St Ste 2, Lincoln, NE 68506-1256
+1 402-483-7551 ext. 16
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

There is free parking available behind the building. The entrance is in the front of the building. The museum is in the back of the office. There is good signage directing you to the museum with several exhibits along the route. The staff are office...More

Thank ransom007
Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

There is a whole world of roller skating most people don't know about. They do everything the ice skaters do in the Olympics but on roller skates: figure skating, speed skating, group routines. The museum covers the beginning from early shoe skates to roller rinks...More

Thank FTTN
Reviewed 22 July 2018

We went because we needed to see Isaiah's coach in the Hall of Frame. What we got was a great attentive staff willing to tell the history of roller skating! We had a wonderful time because of the staff. Well worth the trip

Thank Dennis D
Reviewed 8 July 2018

If you are looking for stuff you never imagined existed this is the place for your examination. Old inline skates, they are not new. Powered skates, why exert your energy when the skates will get you moving by themselves. Feeling short? How about elevator skates....More

Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Lots of fun and odd things at this little museum covering the history of roller skating. I went with a large group and it seemed everyone found something to interest them in the place.

Thank Robert and Fait... M
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Spent about an hour checking out the displays - great little museum in Lincoln. If you've ever put on a pair of roller skates or rollerblades you'll appreciate this. Also got a museum history from one of the staff - very knowledgeable - never knew...More

Thank Roger B
Reviewed 13 September 2017

a very nice and well kept museum of a small piece of a great american past time. the office deals with mostly the competitive skater in mind. the museum takes you back to the very beginnings of roller skating, and through the years in how...More

Thank crc763
Reviewed 30 August 2017

We loved the museum! It is small but packs a punch. The staff member that greeted us was super knowledgeable and friendly. It was educational and entertaining. Loved the cowboy boot roller skates the best!

Thank Vicki L
Reviewed 1 August 2017

This small museum is the only Roller Sports museum in the US. The docent, Rhonda, was so eager to share the museum's collections and displays. We were in Lincoln for the National Competitions of the USARS (US Roller Sports). Of course, we were interested in...More

Thank mnhicks55
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Small fun museum. We loved all the costumes and interactive displays. Makes you want to immediately go to the roller derby or roller rink for some fun.

Thank Amy M
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