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Lincoln offers a wide range of events from live concerts, food festivals, and sports to museums, art exhibits, and family fun. Use Lincoln’s event calendar to find the perfect activity for your time in Lincoln. 

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07/25/2018

Museum Builders: A Story of Friendship & Fossils Exhibit

This temporary exhibit explores the history of paleontology and the friendship that led to the construction of the Unive...

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Venue: Morrill Hall
Location: 645 N. 14th Street
Phone: (402) 472-2637
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07/25/2018

Nebraska Unwrapped: Selections for the Collections

Almost 150 objects archeological and historic artifacts connect visitors to the stories of Nebraskans both notable and n...

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Venue: Nebraska History Museum
Location: 131 Centennial Mall North
Phone: (402) 471-4782
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07/25/2018

Noyes Art Gallery July Exhibition

Focus Gallery Curated by Joni Brown with Lois Oliver, Marilyn Schulter, Valerie Kirkman, Kaylee J Vann, Ed Bokamper, Kye...

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Venue: Noyes Art Gallery
Location: 119 S. 9th Street
Phone: (402) 475-1061
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07/25/2018

Pattern Play: Woodcut Print Invitational Exhibition

June 1 - July 31, 2018 Artists play with printmaking solutions that feature graphic patterning, complex play of image m...

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Venue: Constellation Studios
Location: 2055 'O' Street
Phone: (402) 438-0049
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07/25/2018

Sheldon Museum of Art presents Havana

Havana May 21, 2018 through July 29, 2018 Michael Eastman's large-scale color photographs of Havana explore the de...

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Venue: Sheldon Museum of Art
Location: 12th & R streets
Phone: (402) 472-2461
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07/25/2018

Sheldon Museum of Art presents Re-Seeing the Permanent Collection: The Long 1968

This year marks the 50th anniversary of 1968, a notable twelve months of worldwide political upheaval and burgeoning soc...

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Venue: Sheldon Museum of Art
Location: 12th & R streets
Phone: (402) 472-2461
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07/25/2018

Sheldon Museum of Art presents Roberto Salas

Roberto Salas May 21, 2018 through July 29, 2018 Roberto Salas is a New York–born Cuban photographer who traveled to H...

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Venue: Sheldon Museum of Art
Location: 12th & R streets
Phone: (402) 472-2461
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07/25/2018

“Singular Fascination”

Singular Fascination looks at quilts made by repeating a single basic shape across the entire surface of a quilt. Joinin...

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Venue: International Quilt Study Center & Musuem
Location: 1523 N 33rd Street
Phone: (402) 472-6549
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07/25/2018

Tugboat Gallery presents "Kind of About Tennessee"

Tugboat Gallery Proudly Presents "Kind of About Tennessee" a collaborative show featuring work by Frances Brady (Marta L...

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Venue: Tugboat Gallery
Location: 116 N. 14th Street
Phone: (402) 477-6200
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07/25/2018

War and Pieced: The Annette Gero Collection of Quilts from Military Fabrics

WAR AND PIECED: THE ANNETTE GERO COLLECTION OF QUILTS FROM MILITARY FABRICS A showcase of the spectacularly complex geo...

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Venue: International Quilt Study Center & Museum
Location: 1523 N 33rd St.
Phone: (402) 472-6549