7 days in Nebraska Itinerary

7 days in Nebraska Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Omaha
— 3 nights
2
Lincoln
— 2 nights

3
nights
Omaha

Omaha ©
A major transportation hub, Omaha was once considered little more than a stopping point on a pioneer's journey west.
Attractions like Joslyn Art Museum and Room Escape Games make great kid-friendly stops. Go for a jaunt from Omaha to Nebraska City to see Nebraska City Museum of Firefighting about 52 minutes away. There's lots more to do: observe the fascinating underwater world at Henry Doorly Zoo, get a taste of the local shopping with Old Market, get engrossed in the history at The Durham Museum, and take in nature's colorful creations at Lauritzen Gardens Omaha's Botanical Center.

For more things to do, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, use the Omaha trip planner.

New York City to Omaha is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. In November, Omaha is slightly colder than New York City - with highs of °F and lows of °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can go by car to Lincoln.

Things to do in Omaha

Museums Parks Shopping

Side Trip

Nebraska City Museum of Firefighting
Highlights from your plan
Henry Doorly Zoo ©
Henry Doorly Zoo
Omaha Children's Museum ©
Omaha Children's Museum
Lauritzen Gardens Omaha's Botanical Center ©
Lauritzen Gardens Omaha's Botanical Center

2
nights
Lincoln

Lincoln ©
Lincoln is the capital of the U.S. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): ponder the world of politics at Nebraska State Capitol, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Lincoln Children's Zoo, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Sunken Gardens. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the engaging exhibits at Lincoln Children's Museum, examine the collection at Museum of American Speed, and then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Lincoln online travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Omaha to Lincoln takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °F in December, and nighttime lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Lincoln

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Museum of American Speed ©
Museum of American Speed
Lincoln Children's Museum ©
Lincoln Children's Museum
Lincoln Children's Zoo ©
Lincoln Children's Zoo

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