The Lincoln Children’s Museum instills a love of learning for children of all ages through the lens of discovery and play.
wed – sat | 9am – 5pm
sun | 11am – 5pm
New Year’s Day | january 1st
Easter | april 17th
Memorial Day| may 30th
Independence Day | july 4th
Labor Day | september 5th
Halloween | october 31st
Thanksgiving Day | november 24th
Christmas Eve | december 24th
Christmas Day | december 25th
NO OUTSIDE FOOD OR DRINK ALLOWED: Snacks, drinks, and more are available at Kazoo’s U-Stop Cafe located on the upper floor of the Museum.
OPEN POLICY: Hours may change without advance notice due to staffing, weather, or other unforeseen circumstances. Please follow us on social media or call the museum for the most up to date information.
VISITOR POLICY: For the safety and security of all guests, all adults aged 16 or older may not enter the museum unless accompanied by an infant or by a child aged 12 years or younger. All infants and children must be accompanied by an adult for the entirety of the museum visit. If visiting the museum as a larger group, we require that a 1:5 adult to child/infant ratio is met for the visit.
open on the following LPS ‘no school’ days:
november 23rd, 25th
december 23rd, 28th, 29th, 30th
march 15th, 16th, 17th
april 7th, 27th, 28th
PUBLIC HEALTH NOTICE: The COVID-19 Public Health Emergency is still on-going. COVID-19 is a very contagious disease that can lead to serious illness and sometimes death. There is an inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 in any public place where people are present; including the Lincoln Children’s Museum. By entering the museum you voluntarily assume all risks related to exposure to COVID-19.
If you or anyone in your party feels sick, please do not enter the museum.
Kids ages 5-12 “score” an awesome time and you run away with a “win” in the game of best-adult-ever!
Treat your littles to a tailgate all their own when you register for an LCM Game Day Play Date (GDPD). Offered during most Husker home football games, these GDPDs provide football-themed games and crafts, time “running plays” among museum exhibits, and a mid-game snack to keep all pint-sized players fueled for fun!
Simply reserve your spot(s), drop your little football fanatics off at the listed time, and pick them up after cheering the Huskers to a W!
From treetops to airplane runways, to lunar landscapes, there is no destination too high or too far that can’t be reached through the power of play! The Lincoln Children’s Museum provides limitless possibilities to children of all ages in 23,000 sq. ft of exhibits.
Enjoy super-hero-sized benefits and support the Museum’s mission by becoming a member today.
create. discover. learn.
The Grow Zone is a space specifically designed to encourage the growth of our youngest guests (ages 0-3).
Meet our largest exhibit yet! A clock towering three stories from the lower level of the Museum all the way to the top floor!
A pint-sized pretend restaurant where kiddos can serve up an iconic Original Runza Sandwich, Frings and so much more!