Attractions Directory

Madsen's Bowling & Billiards Center

Madsen's offers bowling, billards, and so much more.

Mahoney Golf Course

7900 Adams Street (Get directions)
Lincoln, NE 68507
Phone: (402) 441-8969

Hours: April 1 – Sept. 30, Mon. – Fri. 6:00 a.m. – Sunset; Sat. – Sun. Sunrise – Sunset; Oct. 1 – March 31, 8:00 a.m. – Sunset; Closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and New Year’s Day

Mahoney Golf Course is unique in that it’s a par 70 course, rather than a par 72. This makes for a fun and challenging experience. There are six par 3s. You are forced to hit six great iron shots to have a decent round. Located in northeast Lincoln, the course features many trees that provide a breathtaking view in the fall.

Marcus Theatres

multiple locations
1101 P Streets (Get directions)
Lincoln, NE 68508
Phone: (402) 441-0222
2920 Pine Lake Road (Get directions)
Lincoln, NE 68516
Phone: 402-441-0222
5220 S. 56th Street (Get directions)
Lincoln, NE 68516
Phone: 402-441-0222
220 North 66th Street (Get directions)
Lincoln, NE 68505
Phone: 402-441-0222

Marcus Theatres offers premiere entertainment in Lincoln with convenient showtimes.  Lincoln has four theatre locations.

Grand Cinema:  14 state-of-the-art auditoriums in downtown Lincoln.

SouthPointe Cinema:  6 state-of-the-art auditoriums located at SouthPointe Pavilions shopping mall.

Edgewood Cinema:  6 state-of-the-art auditoriums located at the Edgewood Shopping Center.

East Park Cinema:  Features 6 auditoriums.

Mary Riepma Ross Media Arts Center

313 N. 13th Street (Get directions)
Lincoln, NE 68003
Phone: (402) 472-5353

Hours: Hours: Mon. – Fri. 4:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.; Sat. – Sun. Noon – 9:30 p.m.

Offering concessions, two screens, and state-of-the-art sound and projection, the Mary Riepma Ross Media Arts Center is one of the finest venues for independent and foreign cinema in the country.  Take advantage of this Lincoln treasure and see the movies the rest of the country is talking about.  Visit our web site at for show times.

McClelland Art Gallery

Ortner Center at Union College (Get directions)
Lincoln, NE 68506

Hours:  Open Daily 7:30 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.

This gallery is located in the Ortner Center on the campus of Union College.

McDonald Theater

51st & Huntington Avenue (Get directions)
Lincoln, NE 68504
Phone: (402) 465-2384

Box Office Hours: Mon. – Sat. 2:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

McDonald Theatre in the Elder Memorial Theatre Center is home to Nebraska Wesleyan University's main stage performances. Twelve large productions and musicals are performed each year in this 300-seat venue. Free parking is available on campus.


Midwestern African Museum of Art, Culture & Resource Center

1935 Q Street (Get directions)
Lincoln, Nebraska 68503
Phone: 402-438-0529

Museum hours are Tues: 3-7 PM, Wed: 11 AM – 3 PM, Thurs: 3-7 PM, Fri: 11 AM – 3 PM and Sat: 11 AM – 3 PM, Closed Sundays, Mondays and all Major Holidays. 

Admission is Free.  Donations are welcomed.

"Visit Africa Without A Passport!”  The Midwestern African Museum of Art, Culture and Resource Center or MAMA welcomes the community and visitors to Lincoln to come experience the hidden beauty and rich history of Africa’s art and culture.  MAMA is the first established African museum in the Midwest. The museum also serves as a centralized location for enrichment through different programs that serve all ages.  One of MAMA’s resources will be Common Sense Parenting classes sponsored by Boys Town and MAMA.  Also, come enjoy a cup of coffee from Africa at MAMA’s Coffee Hut.

Located on Q Street, between 20th Street and Antelope Valley Parkway.

Morrill Hall & Mueller Planetarium

N. 14th & Vine Streets (Get directions)
Lincoln, NE 68508
Phone: 402-472-2642

Hours: Mon. – Sat. 9:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.; Thurs. 9:30 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.; Sun. 1:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.; Closed Major Holidays

"Archie" the life-sized bronze Columbian mammoth greets visitors outside Morrill Hall, the region’s premier museum of natural history! The Museum provides a glimpse into our ancient past featuring the world-famous Elephant Hall, hands-on discovery center, Bizarre Beasts, plus more!

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.

Museum of American Speed

599 Oak Creek Drive (Get directions)
Lincoln, NE 68528
Phone: 402-323-3166

The Speedway Motors museum of American Speed is much more than a car collection. It's a celebration of the quest for speed hat has captivated millions of Americans since the dawn of the automobile. It's a walk through time tracing the spirit of innovation that has made the United States a technological and industrial leader for over a century.

 Events: The Speedway Motors Museum of American Speed is available for special tours and events by prior arrangement. We can accommodate meetings and dinners seating up to 200 people. Call 402-323-3166 for detailed information.

Tours: The museum is open through out the year to the public. During the months of May through September, we are open Monday through Friday from noon - 4:30 pm. October through April we are open Mondays and Friday from noon - 4:30 pm. All floors are open for self guided touring or we offer a Docent led tour at 1:00 pm at no extra charge if a Docent is available. We are closed on all major holidays