Lincoln, Nebraska has a rich history and many unique local attractions to enjoy. School groups, family vacations, and even business travelers will find an exciting blend of area landmarks that cannot be missed. Unique cultural centers, outdoor recreational activities, and much more awaits you here in our city.

Hidden Valley Golf Club offers some of the best in local golfing, golf related shopping, dining, and more. Since 1962, Hidden Valley has been offering a challenging course that continues to be improved upon. The National Museum of Roller Skating is a unique historical offering that guides guests through the history and proliferation of this popular sport. The Sunken Gardens has been a serene place of reprieve for numerous visitors since it was first constructed back in 1931. Listed in the 300 to Visit in the United States and Canada, guests can enjoy a peaceful stroll through many different types of plants, flowers, and architecture.

All Attractions

Hidden Valley Golf Club 2.2 mi
HiMark Golf Course 2.9 mi
Firethorn Golf Club 4.3 mi
Star City Shores 5.6 mi
National Museum of Roller Skating 6.1 mi
Sunken Gardens 7.6 mi
Frank H Woods Telephone Museum 8.3 mi
Nebraska State Capitol 9.5 mi
Lincoln Children's Museum 9.5 mi
University of Nebraska-Lincoln 9.6 mi
Haymarket District 9.8 mi
Pinnacle Bank Arena 10.1 mi
Pioneers Park Nature Center 11.7 mi
Woodland Hills Golf Course 12.6 mi


Buffalo Wild Wings 0.4 mi
China Wall 0.7 mi
Greenfield's Café 1.3 mi
Slim Chickens 2.0 mi
Ginger 2.2 mi
FireWorks 2.2 mi
Texas Roadhouse 2.5 mi
Lazlo's 3.3 mi
MoMo Pizzeria & Ristorante 3.5 mi


Southpointe Mall 4.8 mi
Walmart 5.8 mi
Clock Tower Shopping Center 5.8 mi
Piedmont Center 6.6 mi
Gateway Mall 7.1 mi

Main Attractions

Golf club and ball Hidden Valley Golf Club

The Hidden Valley Golf Club has been a mainstay in local outdoor recreation, having been in business since 1962. Originally built as a 9 hole course, two more sections were added on later. Today, it is a challenging full 18 hole course surrounded by lush Nebraska plants and trees, giving visitors a relaxing place to enjoy their favorite game. The latest course layout makes it 6,200 yards and a par of 70, making it enjoyable for all levels of skill and ages.

Old Roller SkatesNational Museum of Roller Skating

Nebraska is home to many unique museum offerings, and the National Museum of Roller Skating is a fascinating entry. The humble roller skate has a surprisingly rich history and this museum educates guests on the evolution of the sport. This facility features exhibits that include inline skating, roller hockey, speed skating, roller derby, and more. Whether you are looking for ways to learn about your favorite sport or you are looking for a unique place to visit during your stay, this museum is a great choice.

Lincoln NE Sunken GardensSunken Gardens

The Sunken Gardens are a unique piece of Lincoln’s history and culture and one that has been delighting residents and guests since 1931. Several prominent families spearheaded this former Depression Era construction project and one that has been beloved ever since. A major overhaul was done on the park in 2005 and today it still looks amazing. Guests can enjoy a flower lined stroll across one and a half acres of well-manicured space that is also a popular location for area weddings.