Attractions Directory

University of Nebraska-Lincoln Botanical Garden and Arboretum

12 garden areas on both City and East campuses. (Get directions)
Lincoln, NE 00000
Phone: (402) 472-2679
A visit to the UNL Botanical Garden and Arboretum provides spring flowering bulbs, summer perennials, autumn foliage color and winter textures woven throughout the campuses.

Each garden has its own special emphasis. Maxwell Arboretum (38th & Holdrege) on East Campus has a wide variety of labeled trees, shrubs & perennials. Love Garden on City Campus (13th & R) has a beautiful collection of perennials.

Whether you have only a few minutes for a stroll through one garden or a leisurely afternoon to explore , your time at the UNL Botanical Garden and Arboretum will be enjoyable and informative.

For more information you can contact Susan Budler at: 402-472-1229

University Place Aquatic Center

2000 N 48th (Get directions)
Lincoln, NE 68504
Phone: (402) 441-7834
Hours: Monday – Friday: 1:00 pm – 8:00 pm; Saturday – Sunday: 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm

University Place Aquatic Center is an outdoor, seasonal, public swimming pool facility opening Memorial Day weekend. Zero-depth entry, accessible facility, drop slide and other amenities are available.

University Theatre, Nebraska Repertory Theatre, Theatrix - UNL

12th & R Street (Get directions)
Lincoln, NE 68508
Phone: (402) 472-4747
The UNL Johnny Carson School of Theatre and Film has three production programs: University Theatre, the academic year main stage with faculty directors, faculty/upper-level student designers and student actors; Theatrix, the academic year second stage completely run by students; and the Nebraska Repertory Theatre, a regional professional summer theatre.

UNL Dairy Store

114 Food Industry Complex (Get directions)
Lincoln, NE 68583
Phone: (402) 472-2973
Hours: Monday - Friday: 8:00 am - 9:00 pm; Saturday - Sunday: 10:00 am - 9:00 pm

Closed: Major holidays - MLK Day, Memorial Day, July 4th, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, and Winter Break - (Uni. Shutdown)

For Dairy Store Tour call 402-472-2973

For catering call 402-472-2828 for anything from ice cream socials to meal catering.

Taste the tradition of over 95 years of experience and quality. Small batch premium homemade gourmet cheese and ice cream made right here on the University of Nebraska- Lincoln's East Campus. Stop by the East Campus Visitors Center and UNL Dairy Store. Look for the neon ice cream cone in the window.

UNL Outdoor Adventures Center

930 N. 14th Street (Get directions)
Lincoln, NE 68588
Phone: (402) 472-3467
Outdoor Adventures Center is the on-campus home offering Nebraska's largest climbing & bouldering gym. A release form must be filled out for all Outdoor Adventures trips, classes, climbing wall and challenge course participants. For anyone 18 years old and under, a parent or legal guardian must sign the release form.

Open Sunday - Saturday 10:00 AM - 8 :00 PM (adjusted hours during holiday breaks and special events)

UNL Van Brunt Visitors Center

313 N. 13th Street (Get directions)
Lincoln, NE 68588
Phone: (800) 742-8800
The UNL Van Brunt Visitors Center is an information resource for visitors to discover and research information about the University, special events, the city of Lincoln, the Alumni Association and athletic events.

Open Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m., Home football game days (3 hours prior to kickoff) and Saturdays, by appointment

Urban Air Adventure Park

2840 S 70th Street (Get directions)
Lincoln, NE 68506
Monday - Thursday 10:00 am - 8:00 pm, Friday & Saturday 10:00 am - 11:00 pm, Sunday 11:00 am - 8:00 pm

Urban Air Adventure Park is the ultimate indoor playground for your entire family with new adventures around every corner. Come in and check out attractions including: Sky Rider, Ropes Course, Climbing Walls, Warrior Obstacle Course, Battle Beam, Tubes-Indoor Playground, Basic Trampolines and more!

Veterans Memorial Garden

1650 Memorial Drive (Get directions)
Lincoln, NE 68502
Phone: (402) 441-7847
The Veterans Memorial Garden has more than 21 memorials and over 5,000 donated Bricks of Remembrance� honoring veterans of foreign wars. The memorials include World War I, World War II, Korea, Vietnam, Pearl Harbor, Airborne, Air Force, Coast Guard, Disabled Veterans, Ex-Prisoners of War, K-9 Corps, China-Burma-India, Medical, Seabees and others.

Vintage Red Gallery & Collectibles

800 Q Street (Get directions)
Lincoln, NE 68508
Phone: (402) 415-4929
More than a Husker museum, this is a place where you can shop and view collectibles from Husker legends.  The gallery features rare items from a private collection that include: The original 1928 horseshoe players touched for good luck before going out onto the field, the first printed football program at Memorial Stadium, Bob Devaney's original Hall of Fame induction certificate, Tommie Frazier's 1993 Orange Bowl jersey, and much, much more!

Vintage Village Antique Mall

2425 O Street (Get directions)
Lincoln, NE 68510
Antiques, Collectibles, Vintage & Retro, Coins, Books, Jewelry, Records, Large Military selection, Toys, Glassware, Furniture, Crocks, Clocks & Watches, Linens, Husker Decor, License Plates, Tools, Hunting-Fishing-Sporting Items, Paper Goods, Dolls, Beer-Dairy-Soda-Oil Advertising, Banks, Taxidermy, Lanterns & Lamps, Unique & Unusual Items.

Enjoy browsing 1000's of items from over 60 dealers in one building. New Selections arrive daily. Dealers Welcome, Free parking on east side of building & either side of "O" Street. From I-80--Exit 403--South 4.5 miles--3 blocks west. OPEN DAILY 10-7