Enjoy Lincoln Nebraska By Charter Bus
It's only in Lincoln, Nebraska that you can enjoy a trip through the National Museum of Roller Skating. Take a trip down memory lane, or explain to the children or grandchildren what roller skates are as you tour this must see museum. Located in Lincoln, you enjoy reflecting on the history of this favorite sport. At the museum, you'll roll through not only the history of roller skating, but you'll see a collection of photographs, archival materials, skating memorabilia and other artifacts. Locate at 4730 South Street, the National Museum of Roller Skating is one of many interesting places to visit in Lincoln.
Another great place to visit in Lincoln, is the Great Plains Art Museum. Here you'll see over 160 bronze sculptures, 140 paintings and drawings, as well as other works on paper and photographs. You'll enjoy artwork by William Henry Jackson, Albert Bierstadt, Robert F. Gilder as well as other artists. If you're interested in western history and culture, you'll find over 4,000 volumes to read, including western novels, fiction and nonfiction books dealing with the history of the West and the Great Plains, and Native American paintings.
Major renovations were recently completed on the Sunken Gardens area, now
making it more handicapped accessible and adding more attractions for
visitors. A project from the Depression-era, the Sunken Gardens was created
on an old neighborhood dump sight. Originally called Lincoln's Rock Garden,
the fountains and retaining walls were created at different heights,
creating terraced levels. Over 400 bushes, trees and flowers now make the
Sunken Garden an attraction for visitors as they enjoy the beauty of walking on the newly paved paths and enjoy the waterfall. You'll find community events located on the additional lawn space during the summer, as well as numerous new sculptural elements and renovated lily ponds to gaze at as you wander through the Sunken Garden area. Enjoy the fresh air and sunshine as
you stroll through one of the historical places to visit in Lincoln.
While in Lincoln, take time to visit the Folsom Children's Zoo, Lincoln Children's Museum, or the University of Nebraska State Museum. If you're more interested in the outdoors, Lincoln offers several recreation areas for you to check out. Maybe you'll find the Wagon Train or the Stagecoach State Recreation Areas of interest. Enjoy a day of hiking, fishing, or picnicking at the Eugene T. Mahoney State Part or at the Platte River State Park. After spending a day touring Lincoln, head over to the la Paz Mexican restaurant and settle your craving for great Mexican food. All menu items are made-from-scratch recipes and are served with homemade salsa and chips. Menus offer something for everyone with many appetizers and a delicious and nutritious children's menu.
For the adults who want some place special to head to for the evening, check out Coyote Willy's Saloon and Dance Hall. You'll find a friendly atmosphere and live entertainment at one of the premier country saloon and dance halls found in Lincoln. Enjoy live bands, dancing, darts, pool, Keno and a shot bar.
Whether you're looking for quiet activities, great food and shopping, or lively evening entertainment, you'll locate it and much more in Lincoln.