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Museum of American Speed

599 Oak Creek Drive, Lincoln, NE 68528
+1 402-323-3166
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We took our school club to Lincoln for our fall trip. The Museum of American Speed was one of our... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Christa K
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Must stop if you're into cars

This place has an absolutely enormous collection of automotive memorabilia. It was so much larger... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Erin B
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“pedal cars” (68 reviews)
“racing history” (12 reviews)
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Hours Today: 12:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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599 Oak Creek Drive, Lincoln, NE 68528
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took our school club to Lincoln for our fall trip. The Museum of American Speed was one of our stops. I had no idea what to expect, but it was amazing! We were lucky enough to get a tour from a volunteer who was...More

Thank Christa K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place has an absolutely enormous collection of automotive memorabilia. It was so much larger than I was expecting. Very well laid out and displayed. The hours are limited so, definitely check if they fit within your visit. It's a pretty impressive collection spanning several...More

Thank Erin B
MuseumAmericanSpeed, Staff at Museum of American Speed, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

eeboz, Thank you for the review and for pointing out our limited winter hours. It is always a good idea to check our web site and Facebook page for current hours. We are open only on Mondays and Fridays, Noon - 4:30 and Saturdays 9:00am...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So much history packed in to one location. Incredible collection of vehicles associated with the history of each. Even your non-auto enthusiasts would enjoy ;-)More

Thank Fred K
MuseumAmericanSpeed, Staff at Museum of American Speed, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Fred, Thanks for the kind review, We do pack a lot of history into a 150,000 sq. ft. building. We have a lot of people that visit that are not gear-heads and most come away truly amazed and glad they came. We hope you get...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You will be amazed by the automotive history hidden away in this museum. You will need more than one trip to take it all in!

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Thank teresafan1
MuseumAmericanSpeed, Staff at Museum of American Speed, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

teresafan1, We are glad we were able to amaze you. Some people come multiple times to see all we have to offer. Thanks for the review, come again soon.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The speedway museum has it all! Anything from race cars to pedal cars to old lunch boxes just make sure to plan plenty of time to walk through. This museum will be a great experience definitely a one of a kind!

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Thank honda50blues
MuseumAmericanSpeed, Staff at Museum of American Speed, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

honda50blues, Thank you for taking the time to review us on Trip Advisir

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Recommend taking the guided tour for starters, plan on most of the day to see everything. Friendly staff. PS enjoy the 4 banger Bonneville Dragster our neighbor has on loan there (Steele) I wouldn't have got in that thing.. lol Enjoy ScottMore

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Thank Scott R
MuseumAmericanSpeed, Staff at Museum of American Speed, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Scott, Thank you for the review. Our guided tour that starts at 1:00pm is a great way to learn about the stories behind some of the artifacts, we also allow our guests to tour the entire museum on their own and at their leisure. As...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

If you have any semblance of fuel running in your veins, this place is a DEFINITE MUST, especially if you have a thing for history and early innovators/designers. The degree of detail and presentation is outstanding. If I were to make one comment, it's that...More

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Thank scottsarodder
MuseumAmericanSpeed, Staff at Museum of American Speed, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Scott, Thanks you for the review, your comment about having more information about some of the displays is well taken. As you said, some of our artifacts are so rare there is little to no information to share. We will look at our information signs...More

Reviewed 10 November 2017

What a fantastic place to visit, needed more time there but we were on a tight schedule.we will hoping to visit again in the future.

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Thank Kimberleigh S
MuseumAmericanSpeed, Staff at Museum of American Speed, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for the review, our staff is looking forward to having you visit again soon when you have more time.

Reviewed 10 November 2017

An amazing collection of race cars and other stuff. The assortment of engines was hard to believe, oh and then there were the toys, and pedal cars, and tether cars and..... Everything was well displayed in a fantastic building.

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MuseumAmericanSpeed, Staff at Museum of American Speed, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to submit a review. Our staff is pleased that you enjoyed your visit

Reviewed 10 November 2017

The museum was great.. We liked the 1893 horseless carriage. The cars were great, I wrote to the Omaha World Harold that they should to do a article about the museum of speed. in their paper. They did not answer my request You should and...More

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Thank richardE2706NA
MuseumAmericanSpeed, Staff at Museum of American Speed, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Richard, Thanks for the review. We are glad that enjoyed seeing the replica of Karl Benz's first automobile. It is one of just a few that Mercedes Benz had built for the 100th Anniversary in 1986. The Omaha World Herald has done several articles about...More

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Nikia H
28 July 2017|
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Response from MuseumAmericanSpeed | Property representative |
Hello Guests, our admission prices are as follows. $15.00 for those under 65. $10.00 for those over 65. Students are $10.00 under 18. We are a Blue Star Museum and allow military families up to 5 people free admission... More
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Gwenith E
2 July 2015|
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Response from MuseumAmericanSpeed | Property representative |
To all that are asking questions about our hours here is an overview. Until the first week in October we will be open Monday - Friday at Noon through 4:30. We are closed on most holidays and associated days due to staffing... More
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