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.

exhibit features

  • 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

three-story climber

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

Bio Nebraska

Bosch Community Fund

CLAAS of America

Cooper Foundation


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

Midwest Dairy

Nebraska Beef Council

Nebraska Cattlemen

Nebraska Corn Board

Nebraska Farm Bureau Foundation

Nebraska Cooperative Council Education Foundation

Nebraska Pork Producers

Platte Valley Equipment

Stewart Farms

Sunderland Foundation

Teresa Keslar

Learn how you or your business can become part of the excitement by supporting the Lincoln Children’s Museum!

Contact Ken Dobbs at or call 402-477-4000.

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