Attractions Directory

Mueller Planetarium

210 Morrill Hall (Get directions)
Lincoln, NE 68588
Phone: 402-472-2641

Cost: $3 adults, $2.50 children 18 and under, family rates available.

Mueller Planetarium full- dome experiences run Saturday and Sunday afternoons and Thursday evenings in winter and Tuesdays through Sundays in summer. During UNL home football Saturdays, no shows will be playing. See website for individual schedules and family rates.

Star City Shores

4375 S. 33rd Ct (Get directions)
Lincoln, NE 68516
Phone: (402) 441-6670

Hours: Sun. – Sat. 12:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Star City Shores is an outdoor, seasonal, public swimming pool facility opening Memorial Day weekend.

Zero-depth entry, accessible facility, two big slides, water play feature, family changing rooms and a concession stand.  In 2016 Star City Shores will feature the unveiling of the two new slides and play feature.

Outdoor Ice Skating

Outdoor rinks are prepared by the Parks and Recreation Department throughout the ice skating season.

Sheldon Museum of Art and Sculpture Garden

12th and R streets on the University of Nebraska- Lincoln campus (Get directions)
Lincoln, NE 68508
Phone: (402) 472-2461

Hours: 10am-8pm Tues.; 10am-5pm Wed-Sat; noon-5pm Sun.; Closed Mondays and major holidays

Cost: Free admission

Sheldon Museum of Art houses a permanent collection of more than 12,000 objects focusing on American art including works by Constantin Brancusi, Alexander Calder, Aaron Douglas, Edward Hopper, Jun Kaneko, Lee Krasner, Georgia O’Keeffe, Isamu Noguchi, and Mark Rothko. The museum, designed by noted architect Phillip Johnson, adjoins a sculpture garden.

I-80 Speedway

13909 238th St. (Get directions)
Greenwood, Ne 68366
Phone: (402) 342-3453

Hours: April – middle of Oct., Weekly

I-80 Speedway is home to the NASCAR Whelen All American Series on Friday nights featuring Super Late Models, Grand Nationals, Stock Cars, A Mods, B Mods and Compacts. The tracks feature event is the Silver Dollar Nationals, a national crown-jewel event that annually draws raves from fans and drivers alike.