Hours: April – Oct. Sun. – Sat. 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.; June – Aug. Sun., Mon., Tues., Thurs., Fri. 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.; Wed., 10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Rated among the nation’s best zoos for children by Parent Magazine, the nationally award winning Lincoln Children’s Zoo is home to over 400 animals. Featuring interactive Zoofari stations with Larry the Cable Guy, up-close animal encounters and the historic ZO&O Railroad, the Zoo is the perfect destination for the entire family.
Hours: Mon. – Fri. 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Lincoln Community Playhouse positively transforms the lives of individuals and profoundly changes our community by providing the finest quality theatre experience in both process and production. LCP provides theatre education and outreach opportunities to the community.
*Our Hours:* The Lincoln Escape Room is open Mondays and Tuesdays from
4pm-9pm, Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Sundays from 12pm-10pm, Fridays
from 12pm-11:30pm, and Saturdays from10:30am-11:30pm. The last booking of
the night is 1 hour before close.
We can adjust our hours for special events.
*Our Rooms: *We currently have 3 different escape experiences: The Missing
Musician (max capacity 7), The Cure (max capacity 6), and LiCastro's Lair
(max capacity 12, minimum 4). Each experience starts on the half hour and
has a 60-minute time limit. For more information about our rooms, visit:
*Availability and Booking: *To view room availability and book a room,
From here, select your group size and preferred date, and a list of
available seats for each experience will appear.
*Pricing:* Tickets are sold per person, and prices vary depending on group
size. 1-2 people= $28, 3-4 people= $26, 5-19 people= $23, 20+ people= $20.
Sales tax will be added upon checkout.
*Age Requirements:* Anyone 10 years old and older can participate. An adult
must be present with participants under 10. Anyone under the age of
18 must have a waiver signed by a parent or legal guardian in order to participate—this form can be printed out in advance if necessary, from our
*Large Group Bookings:* For more information about our large group booking
procedures, download our large group booking flyer here: Large/Private
You can fill out a large group booking request here:
Hours: Wed., Thurs. 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.; Fri. 5:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.; Sat. 11:00 a.m. – 11:00 p.m.; Sun. Noon – 7:00 p.m.
Laser Tag is a mildly aerobic, thrill seeking game that is fun for all ages! The object of the game is to score as many points by tagging other players, while trying to avoid being tagged yourself. The 6,840 square-feet arena, can hold up to 30 players at a time and will leave players with an experience that they will never forget!
Hours: Dawn to Dusk
The Lincoln Monument on the west side of the Capitol was created by sculptor Daniel Chester French and architect Henry Bacon 10 years prior to their Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C. Dedicated September 2, 1912, Nebraska's monument celebrates the centennial of President Abraham Lincoln's birth and includes the Gettysburg Address in granite.
Founded in 1927, Lincoln’s Symphony Orchestra has a mission to educate, enrich and entertain current and potential audiences. LSO presents a season of ten concerts each year under the leadership of Music Director Edward Polochick. These performances reach more than 13,000 patrons annually and include six classical programs, two interactive family concerts, a holiday concert, and a pops concert.
The professional members of Lincoln’s Symphony Orchestra live and work in Lincoln or Omaha, and 80% of them are music teachers. During its history, LSO has featured guest artists such as Leon Fleisher, Renee Fleming, Itzhak Perlman, and Tony Bennett; and in 2011 became the Resident Orchestra of the Lied Center for Performing Arts.
The Ice Box sports a 200 by 85-foot NHL regulation skating rink. It is home to the Lincoln Stars, a USHL hockey team, playing from October-April. Call or visit the website for game schedule and ticket information. Public Skating open from October-April. Visit the website for schedule.
Hours: Mon. – Thurs. 10:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.; Fri. – Sat. 10:00 a.m. – 9:30 p.m.; Sun. 11:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
A playland outdoor...indoors. Where the Fun is endless for the kids and the adults. With Play-sets, Inflatables, Jumping Pillow, Foam Pit, Ball Pit, Fun Gym, Laser Maze, Arcade Area, Snack Area, and more...
Hours: 11am-5pm Tues.-Fris.; 10am-5pm Sat.; 11am-8pm First Fridays.
The LUX Center for the Arts offers a variety of art classes for children and adults. Each month at our First Friday event, enjoy critically-acclaimed gallery exhibitions, free to the public. The LUX Gift shop features a great selection of work from local and regional artists in all mediums.
Madsen's offers bowling, billards, and so much more.