- Our list of the best things to do in Omaha, Nebraska, features the top 99 nearby activities — including 40 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Omaha, NE has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Museums & Galleries, Entertainment & Shows, and Amusement.
- The results below include the top 35 things to do within the city of Omaha, NE , followed by 64 popular activities in nearby cities, including Council Bluffs, Bellevue, Ashland, Papillion, Gretna, Missouri Valley, Boys Town and Springfield
85% 27 votes
2585 Waubonsie Park Road, Hamburg, IA 51640 MoreLess Info
A seasonal institution in Hamburg, Iowa, the Waubonsie State Park is open from late spring until mid-autumn. It features seven miles of hiking trails, 40 campsites, rental cabins, equestrian-only trails and other attractive features.
The University of Nebraska State Museum offers visitors the chance to interact with an interactive map explaining earth's evolution, see photographs by Don Doll, S.J. of Native American children, and explore fossils found over the last 50 years when making Nebraska's highways. At the museum, visitors see natura…
The Joyo Theater is a movie theater that has private rooms and auditoriums that are available to rent for children's birthday parties as well as private screenings. The theater admits children under the age of 3 for free.
72% 29 votes
Walnut, IA MoreLess Info
Antique lovers are always enthralled by Antique City Drive in Walnut, Iowa. This part of the town is packed with antique shops, furniture repair firms, upholsterers and auction houses. It is also a popular spot for a scenic walk in clement weather.
Nebraska's largest winery, James Arthur Vineyard specializes in tastings of local Nebraska wines, and offers a variety of local foods to accompany their selection. An observation deck and a number of walking trails provide self-guided opportunities to explore the grounds.
With views of Nebraskan hills, the family owned WindCrest Winery offers wines made only from grapes grown in their own vineyards. In the tasting room, guests can taste all the varieties of wine with cheese plates available.
Families and children can enjoy skating at the Skate Zone in Lincoln. There are open public skate sessions regularly held, and the venue can be booked for school events, special event skates, private parties, and birthday party packages.
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1523 N. 33rd Street, Lincoln, NE MoreLess Info
Quilts and quilting are the center of attention at the International Quilt Study Center & Museum in Lincoln, Nebraska. The museum has over 3500 quilts in its permanent collection and frequently hosts traveling exhibitions from other textile museums.
79% 19 votes
35th Fair Street, Lincoln, NE 68583 MoreLess Info
Visitors can take scheduled or self-guided tours at Lester F. Larsen Tractor Test & Power Museum which contains a large collection of tractors. The museum is filled with exhibits to teach patrons about tractor testing and performance data.