With its notable museums, parks and gardens, Nebraska's capital city is the perfect destination for your next trip. Whether you want to take in a University of Nebraska Cornhuskers game with some of the best football fans, take the kids to the Children's Museum or explore one of the country's most beautiful gardens, there is plenty to see and do in Lincoln.
Reserve a Choice Hotels room in Lincoln, NE below and explore the following local attractions:
Kick off your visit with a tour of the Museum of American Speed, which houses the largest collection of exotic race cars and vintage engines in the world. Learn about the history of automotive racing while you walk among the vast collection of old motorcycles, pedal cars and even antique toy cars and lunchboxes.
Make sure you do not miss a visit to the Nebraska State Capitol, a beautiful historic landmark that is filled with history, courtrooms and beautiful artwork. You can ride the elevator to the top for a fantastic view of the city.
If you are traveling with your family, visit the Lincoln Children's Museum, which has a variety of exhibits and events for every age group. The museum features many hands-on displays and lets children "try out" different jobs, from a pizza maker to a doctor.
Next, catch a college football game at Memorial Stadium. This large stadium has huge video screens, so you will get a great view no matter where you are sitting. Tickets are known to sell out, so get yours in advance!
After the big game, take a relaxing stroll through Lincoln's famous Sunken Gardens, which boast an annual floral display of more than 30,000 different plants. Stop by the ponds to see the colorful Koi fish.
Finally, make your trip even more memorable with a visit to Pioneer Park and Nature Center. Explore the horse trails or rent a bike for a relaxing ride around the park. Bring your camera to take pictures of the bison, elk and deer.
After your busy days of sightseeing, rest up with Choice Hotels in Lincoln, NE. Book today!
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