We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Union Pacific Railroad Center

1400 Douglas St, Omaha, NE 68179-1001
+1 402-544-5000
Call
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Wonderful history of the area.

We were there during a special holiday event. By east coast standards not crowded, by Omaha... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Bruce D
Definitely go

Spent some time in Omaha for the solar eclipse. Stayed with family and hit a couple of spots around... read more

Reviewed 26 September 2017
Galleybrook
,
Dallas, Texas
via mobile
Read all 28 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good42%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“modern glass” (2 reviews)
“company store” (2 reviews)
“great company” (2 reviews)
LOCATION
1400 Douglas St, Omaha, NE 68179-1001
CONTACT
Website
+1 402-544-5000
Write a ReviewReviews (28)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 27 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

We were there during a special holiday event. By east coast standards not crowded, by Omaha standards, maybe. The standing exhibits were very well done. The seasonal exhibits and shows were so charming. Definitely worth going to.

Thank Bruce D
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

Spent some time in Omaha for the solar eclipse. Stayed with family and hit a couple of spots around town this was by far one of our favorite visits. It was really neat to see the whole train cars and get to actually walk through...More

Thank Galleybrook
Reviewed 25 August 2017

It's a beautiful modern glass building. It's definitely a nice sight. clean with great architecture. it's right downtown.

Thank Bernardo F
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Our son loves Union Pacific trains! We knew that The Union Pacific Railroad Museum in Council Bluffs, Iowa would not be open- only open Thursday, Friday, and Saturday- so we stopped at the UP Railroad Center in Omaha to let him look around in their...More

Thank christine n
Reviewed 10 July 2017

They have a lot of different choices when looking for a good quick meal. The cafeteria is located on the second floor inside the main UP tower.

Thank Bill L
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Modern architecture and innovative design. If you like architecture and tall buildings, come visit this one. Has unique atrium design and is a compliment to the Omaha skyline.

2  Thank studio9productions
Reviewed 24 January 2017

One trip thru this old museum and you too will value the old ays fo the union pacific railroad. Glad I stopped by.

3  Thank CaribbeanFan79
Reviewed 20 January 2017

Another wonderful surprise for me. Since I was visiting Omaha for the first time I did not know what to expect. My expectation was low, but I was SO very pleased to see and learn so much history. Omaha has done a great job with...More

1  Thank mrskemosabe
Reviewed 28 December 2016

Great location in Council Bluffs, its in old library building in downtown. Small but some interesting displays, really thought UP would have more items to display. Guess this is a work in progress. Anyway its worth a visit and hopefully they will expand.

1  Thank Thomas P
Reviewed 21 October 2016

This place was just simply amazing. We got a private tour from an uncle that works there and the place is just amazing. It has an extensive array of TV's showing all of the tracks and their current status across the midwest. The floor looks...More

1  Thank NomadicCalifornian
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
801 Chophouse
410 reviews
.22 km away
Block 16
261 reviews
.26 km away
Sullivan's Steakhouse - Omaha
334 reviews
.15 km away
Kitchen Table
125 reviews
.17 km away
Nearby Attractions
Old Market
2,105 reviews
.57 km away
First National's Spirit of Nebraska's Wilderness and Pioneer Courage Park
128 reviews
.08 km away
Gene Leahy Mall
209 reviews
.46 km away
MANGELSEN Images of Nature Gallery
47 reviews
.44 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Union Pacific Railroad Center staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit