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Nebraska History Museum

15th and P Streets, Lincoln, NE 68508
+1 402-471-4754
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Excelent place to visit

Good place to know about Nebraska history. The emplyees are lovely, kind and willing to help the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
admfabio
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Brasilia, DF
Great free attraction!

This was a great attraction for an out-of-state visitor. Fascinating exhibits showing timeline of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Christine H
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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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  • Average18%
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“world war ii” (2 reviews)
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15th and P Streets, Lincoln, NE 68508
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+1 402-471-4754
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Good place to know about Nebraska history. The emplyees are lovely, kind and willing to help the visitor.

Thank admfabio
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a great attraction for an out-of-state visitor. Fascinating exhibits showing timeline of the history of Nebraska. Great gift shop, as well!

Thank Christine H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 25 June 2017

The Nebraska History Museum has a lot of photographs. They aren't even the original photos. They are enlarged copies of old photos. The museum's artifacts must be in storage. There are so few on display and include just a handful of old maps, quilts, and...More

Thank christmas564
Reviewed 23 June 2017

besides learning about Nebraska history, beautiful art exhibit and friendly staff at the reception counter.

Thank HermanTheGerman-inTX
Reviewed 13 June 2017

I loved touring this museum and think it is so wonderful that they do not charge to get in. Everything was laid out in an interesting manner.

Thank Lesley S
Reviewed 5 June 2017

It was good to see how well recent renovations look. The exhibits on our visit were eclectic, consisting mostly of various artifacts on display without any unifying theme other than their Nebraska heritage. The explanatory texts were very helpful, though, and the visit was worthwhile....More

Thank Stuthehistoryguy
Reviewed 6 February 2017

We stopped by to purchase a gift from the nice gift shop before heading over to the movie. Since we had some time we took a quick look at the current exhibits. We really enjoyed the mask exhibit. The doll house on the second floor...More

1  Thank Mary D
Reviewed 22 January 2017

The museum is easily reached from the Capitol and presently spread over 2 floors. The ground floor had a selection of photos from the post WW2 period and masks. The first floor is more interesting with photos from the late 19th century Indians, and a...More

Thank daveashuk
Reviewed 1 November 2016

The 2016 event was very popular as the auditorium was completely filled with chairs in the hallway. The sound system was wonderful so even though I was seated outside of the auditorium I could still hear the readings. A reception was being set up adjacent...More

Thank Bonnie F
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