now open for play!
a playful exhibit experience showcasing Nebraska agriculture
Designed with a focus on interactive play, the all-new “Here We Grow” exhibit boasts a variety of activities that allow children to explore the world of farming and agriculture in a way that is both entertaining and educational.
Water table featuring an aqueduct, center pivot and other irrigation components, water cycle simulation, and fishing pond
“Careers in Agriculture” education and costume section
Animal Husbandry section featuring a life-size steer, pig, and hands-on chicken egg sorting
Seed and Soil section, agriculture export map, combine cab and more
construction & installation progress
See our new exhibit take root
but wait, there’s more!
major additions coming to Here We Grow in 2024
Children can climb to the clouds on the next scheduled addition to the Here We Grow exhibit coming in 2024. This three-story climber will be surrounded by a protective netting and stretching throughout all three stories of the Lincoln Children’s Museum. This colorful and interactive exhibit addition is sure to be a new favorite.
thank you to our sponsors who made this exhibit possible
Acklie Charitable Foundation
Bosch Community Fund
CLAAS of America
Robert B. Daugherty Charitable Foundation
DF Dillon Foundation
Dr. Allen G. & Kay Blezek Charitable Fund
Farm Credit Services of America
Hoegemeyer Family Foundation
Peter Kiewit Foundation
Koch Fertilizer – Beatrice
Lancaster Country Farm Bureau
M. Eighmy Foundation
Nebraska Beef Council
Nebraska Corn Board
Nebraska Farm Bureau Foundation
Nebraska Cooperative Council Education Foundation
Nebraska Pork Producers
Platte Valley Equipment