Downtown Lincoln is a walkable, family-friendly neighborhood known for being relaxing and having ample choices for restaurants, bars, and coffee shops. The neighborhood has many charming qualities, its college atmosphere among the more noteworthy. Downtown Lincoln has hotels to suit everyone's tastes, and makes a great home base for exploring the sights in and around Lincoln.
Sightseeing around Downtown Lincoln
Top attractions include the area's university and much more. At International Quilt Study Center, Mary Riepma Ross Media Arts Center, and Lied Center, you'll learn about local culture. A notable local landmark is Hyde Memorial Observatory. Take a tour of University of Nebraska-Lincoln and Nebraska Wesleyan University and immerse yourself in the collegiate life. Lincoln Children's Zoo provides enjoyment for the whole family.
Popular activities in the area include shopping and attending sporting events. Why not cheer with the crowd at Pershing Center, Memorial Stadium, or Bob Devaney Sports Center? A visit to Haymarket Park won't disappoint either.
Why not visit Great Plains Art Museum, Sheldon Museum of Art, and University of Nebraska State Museum while you're here?
Getting around Downtown Lincoln
To venture out of town, take a train from Lincoln Station.
At 5.2 miles (8.3 km), Lincoln, NE (LNK) is the closest major airport to Downtown Lincoln.