- Our list of the best things to do in North Platte, Nebraska, features the top 15 nearby activities — including 5 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- North Platte, NE has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Sights & Landmarks, Museums & Galleries, and Entertainment & Shows.
- The results below include the top 15 things to do within the city of North Platte, NE
North Platte, Nebraska is home to Cody Park, a unique area that features picnic spots, trails, chilren's rides, food stands and an ornate, working antique carousel. Cody Park also has a large collection of animals.
88% 295 votes
1249 North Homestead Road, North Platte, NE 69101 MoreLess Info
North Platte's Golden Spike Tower & Visitor Center gives guests a birds-eye view of the expansive adjacent train yard. The tower rises eight storeys above ground, and when the weather is clear visitors can see for many miles.
97% 31 votes
Southeast corner of US-83 & I-80 exit 177, North Platte, NE 91031 MoreLess Info
A monument dedicated to the veterans of the 20th century is America's 20th Century Veterans' Memorial. The monument stands to remember those who served during World War I, World War II, the Korean and Vietnam Wars.
91% 45 votes
2403 Buffalo Bill Ave, North Platte, NE 69101 MoreLess Info
Striving to educate the public about the history of the state of Nebraska, Lincoln County Historical Museum offers exhibits celebrating the early pioneers and settlers to the area. The museum further provides a gift shop where memorabilia is sold.
86% 126 votes
2921 Scout's Rest Ranch Road, North Platte, NE MoreLess Info
Visitors to the Buffalo Bill Ranch State Historical Park in North Platte, Nebraska must purchase a park permit before entering. This park is a popular campsite, and also includes hiking trails, fire pits, picnic grills and terrific fishing.
Name in honor of Buffalo Bill Cody, the Ford Cody Trading Post in North Platte, Nebraska is a large and eclectic shop. Its inventory includes jewelry, books, maps, Native American souvenirs, CDs and automotive accessories.
Welcoming visitors for group tours, Feather River Winery is a beautiful venue for weddings and other special occasions. With both indoor and outdoor seating space, guests to the vineyard can comfortably enjoy sampling wines.
83% 12 votes
314 North Jeffers, North Platte, NE 69101 MoreLess Info
A variety of different areas are offered for exploration and learning within the North Platte Area Children's Museum. Interactive exhibits are available in Medical World, Market World, and Fine Arts World.
An indoor and outdoor amusement facility, Cody Go Karts, Inc. offers a variety of attractions, including multiple kinds of go kart tracks, bumper boats, adventure miniature golf, water slides, and a game room.