The Lincoln Parks and Recreation Department is once again inviting the public to participate in a program this spring that encourages visits to local museums and parks. The Field Trip Across Lincoln and Beyond program runs from March 1 through April 30 and offers prizes,  such as art classes, family museum memberships, posters, puzzles and artwork. Participants visit each location and follow activity instructions in the official passport, which is available at the venues and Lincoln City Libraries. Those who complete the assigned tasks will earn a stamp from the locations. After collecting stamps from at least five of the eight sites, participants can enter the prize drawing by sending a photo of the passport to

Participating venues:

  • University of Nebraska State Museum-Morrill Hall – 641 N 14th St
  • Pioneers Park Nature Center – 3201 S. Coddington Ave
  • LUX Center for the Arts – 2601 N 48th St
  • The International Quilt Museum – 1523 N 33rd St
  • Spring Creek Prairie Audubon Center – 11700 SW 100th St., Denton
  • Sheldon Museum of Art – 12th and R streets
  • Nebraska History Museum – 131 Centennial Mall North
  • The Great Plains Art Museum – 1155 Q St

The  Field Trip Across Lincoln and Beyond program is free, but admission fees for museums still apply.

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