Welcome to Lincoln Day

Saturday, July 17

A special day created for NHSFR Lincoln visitors to introduce you to our friendly people and fun things to do!

All day

  • Special retail and restaurant offers at businesses all across town
  • Featured tours and experiences that may include (subject to change):
    • 8am-5pm: Nebraaska Capitol (free guided tours on the hour)
    • 9am-4pm: Larsen Tractor Test & Power Museum 
    • 9:30am-5pm: Lincoln Children's Zoo 
    • 9:30am-5pm: Lincoln Children's Museum 
    • 11am: International Quilt Museum tour 
    • 12-4:30pm: Speedway Motors Museum of American Speed 
    • 1-5pm: University of Nebraska-Lincoln Guided Tours 
      • Free shuttles from LEC to all three campuses with stops at Memorial Stadium and Dairy Store included!


  • Downtown Welcome Celebration
    • Surprise LIVE band TBA
    • Games with prizes 


As we get closer to July, we'll share a more finalized list here with participating locations and event details. Check back often for the latest! 


 Haymarket   Giraffes    Robbers Cave Tour 

Shop and eat in the Historic Haymarket

  Feed giraffes at Lincoln Children's Zoo.   Underground tour of Robber's Cave.