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Enter the lobby of Lincoln Children's Museum

Cost of Admission

Children 0 - 18 Months:   FREE 

Children 18 Months - 15 Years:   $10.95*

Adults 16 Years and above:  $9.95*

*Plus Tax

Members:  FREE 

Have so much fun you can't wait to come back? You can apply the amount you spent on admission to the purchase of a membership within a week of your visit. Membership is less than the price of a year of Netflix, and so worth every penny!

Find out more about our memberships here


Hours of Operation

Sun:    11:00 AM - 5:00 PM (Reserved Tickets Required)
Mon:   Temporarily Closed 
Tue:    Temporarily Closed
Wed:   Temporarily Closed
Thu:    8:30 AM - 2:00 PM (Reserved Tickets Required)
Fri:      8:30 AM - 2:00 PM (Reserved Tickets Required)
Sat:     8:30 AM - 5:00 PM (Reserved Tickets Required)


Street Address: 1420 P Street, Lincoln, NE 68508

Located in the beautiful 'P' Street District of Downtown Lincoln, the Museum's impressive three-story building with fun architecture and bronze statues is hard to miss.  Adjacent to the green space and fountains of Centennial Mall and within walking distance to many family-friendly restaurants and museums, Lincoln Children's Museum is a great starting point to explore downtown. The famous Nebraska State Capitol and University of Nebraska are also within close walking distance. 

Click here to see what else Downtown Lincoln has to offer.


Free parking is available on a first come, first serve basis in the Lincoln Children's Museum lot to the East of the building.  You can access this lot by using the alley off of 14th Street (turning right into the alley, and then right into the parking lot).

City parking is available around the Museum. The first hour of parking is free in the parking garages. Many meters can be paid with coins, credit card, or the Passport mobile app (the Museum does not validate parking). Visit for more information.   

Closest Parking Garages:

University Square
Located at 14th & ‘P’ Street
Access via 14th Street

Larson Building
Located at 14th and ‘Q’ Street
Access via ‘Q’ Street

If you have any questions about Hours, Admission, or Location, please email or give us a call at (402) 477-4000.

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