Lincoln Convention and Visitors Bureau

1135 M Street, Suite 300, Lincoln, NE 68501










  • Visitor Center

About This Destination

Lincoln, Nebraska has earned a reputation as one of the Midwest's most beloved cities. Home to fine culinary and artistic treasures; a budding live music scene; breathtaking parks, golf courses and trails; and a friendly Midwestern attitude, Lincoln offers the exhilaration of a big city and the serenity of the countryside all in one place. Lincoln is host to many attractions and museums that capture the unique interests from all over the world and offers literally hundreds of choices for where to eat, sleep, work, shop, relax and play.

Lincoln offers large parks dedicated to putting you in touch with nature and little parks designed for helping you catch some air. There is water teeming with fish and there are wooded paths to stroll. Head for a city rec center or play some laser tag. Spy the constellations or take to the rink. No matter what you choose, Lincoln will keep you busy.

Excitement is everywhere in Lincoln if you are interested in sports. Lincoln has successfully hosted many local, regional and national events. In 2010, Lincoln hosted USA National Games for Special Olympics and in 2015, the community embraced the 2015 State Games of America with in excess of 20,000 athletes. Lincoln is also home to Lincoln Stars Hockey and Lincoln Saltdogs Baseball as well as numerous youth organizations.

We hope you will join us in experiencing the Huskers game day experience and see the march of the band down Stadium Drive to Memorial Stadium. The recent addition of the 16,000 Pinnacle Bank Arena and adjacent Railyard development further enhances an already exciting destination. With over 62 lodging facilities and over 4700 hotel rooms, the city has opportunities for events of all sizes.

Lincoln is a remarkable city with a surprising variety of public art and international culture. The Lied Center for the Performing Arts enters its 26th season offering the best of touring music, dance, theatre, symphony, comedy and world-renowned artists of every discipline. We also host more than 50 galleries range from non-profit collectives to exclusive private collections. Enjoy new performance spaces such as Union Plaza (19th and P St) and Tower Plaza (13th and P St) featuring a lighted art glass tower by Omaha-based artist, Jun Kaneko.
Your Lincoln experience would not be complete without a visit to the Nebraska State Capital building which is filled with art deco mosaics and architectural detail. To learn more, visit

As you can see, Lincoln is a city on the move and offers something for everybody.



8:00 am - 4:45 pm


8:00 am - 4:45 pm


8:00 am - 4:45 pm


8:00 am - 4:45 pm


8:00 am - 4:45 pm

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