OPEN on Memorial Day (9:30 a.m.-5 p.m.)
Closed: Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, New Year's Day & Easter
Early Close (Open -2 p.m.): 4th of July & Christmas Eve
Directions & Parking
The Lincoln Children's Museum is located downtown at 1420 P Street.
- From Interstate 80
- From Highway 2
Take the Downtown Exit 401 (Interstate 180 turns into 9th Street) to P Street.
Turn East (Left at first light) onto P Street to 14th Street.
Follow Highway 2 to 10th Street
Turn RIGHT on P Street
Parking near the Museum is available at several city parking garages, where the first hour is free. School/tour buses should call ahead for parking information, (402) 477-4000. Visit ParkAndGo.org for more information.
Sunday 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Monday: 9:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Tuesday 9:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Wednesday 9:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Thursday 9:30 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Friday 9:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Saturday 9:30 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Inclement Weather Policy
During periods of inclement weather, the Lincoln Children’s Museum will observe the same operating procedures as the University of Nebraska – Lincoln.
If the University of Nebraska – Lincoln is closed due to weather, the Museum will also be closed.