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Museum of American Speed

599 Oak Creek Drive, Lincoln, NE 68528
+1 402-323-3166
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AWESOME

This place is a hidden gem. You'd never know it was there if you didn't look for things to do in... read more

Reviewed 24 May 2017
Suzanne S
A short visit that lasted 4 hours

A stop on the way that turned out to be the highlight of our trip. Even if you are not a fan of... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2017
Dick J
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wyoming, MN
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“pedal cars” (52 reviews)
“lunch boxes” (22 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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599 Oak Creek Drive, Lincoln, NE 68528
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+1 402-323-3166
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Reviewed 24 May 2017

This place is a hidden gem. You'd never know it was there if you didn't look for things to do in Lincoln. I lived in Lincoln prior to moving to PA 15 years ago. This museum opened in the years since I moved. I was...More

Thank Suzanne S
MuseumAmericanSpeed, Staff at Museum of American Speed, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Suzanne, Thank you for the review. We are working hard to shed that "Hidden Gem" reference. We want everyone to know about us and where we are located, so reviews like yours helps us meet those goals. We hope you can return again on your...More

Reviewed 23 May 2017

A stop on the way that turned out to be the highlight of our trip. Even if you are not a fan of cars and racing there is enough interesting items and stories to entertain the antique collector, the racing fan, the history buff and...More

Thank Dick J
MuseumAmericanSpeed, Staff at Museum of American Speed, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dick, Thanks for taking the time to review us. It's always great for us to hear we were "the highlight of our trip" Hope to see you again. We have made a lot of changes in the last few weeks.

Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Race cars and equipment from 1900s to present. Very well displayed. Some very rare cars in prestine condition. Recommend seeing. Also soap box cars and peddle cars.

Thank Roland K
MuseumAmericanSpeed, Staff at Museum of American Speed, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Roland, Thanks for taking the time to give us such a nice review. Our new pedal car room should be open to the public soon. Good reason for you to return soon

Reviewed 19 May 2017

We have in the past been unable to ever tour this museum due to the quirky hours. It was always listed as "Call to set up a tour" and we're more spur of the moment "let's go somewhere" kinds of people. So when we noticed...More

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MuseumAmericanSpeed, Staff at Museum of American Speed, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

nullpOinter, Thanks for the review, The Nebraska Tourism Commission's Passport program has been a huge success for us. Actually our hours are pretty straight forward. From May through September we are open M-F fron Noon - 4:30. We are also open on Saturday from 9:00...More

Reviewed 10 May 2017

This place is GINORMOUS. Over 150,000 square feet of motoring. I would expect this type of museum in Daytona or Indy. The tours start about 1pm. Expect to spend 2-3 hours. The volunteer tour guides are GREAT, crazy smart. Costs about $10 to $15, but...More

Thank Bob H
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Very educational lots of memorabilia. Brought back some good memories. Well worth the money, stay all day. Tour guide was great. Lots of great stories of how life was and how America can make it happen

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Thank David H
Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

My husband love cars of any kind and he was like a kid in a candy store! What a great little find in a wonderful little town

Thank Lesha R
Reviewed 5 May 2017

the museum is a very nice place has all kinds of racing from all types of racing I would highly recommend .

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Thank hrod322
MuseumAmericanSpeed, Staff at Museum of American Speed, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

hrod322, Thanks for the review and thanks for coming. Come back soon

Reviewed 5 May 2017

We spent a couple of hours on a self guided tour on a Thursday afternoon and only was able to see the first and second floor as we had an appointment to get to. Such an awesome place for the history of cars and racing....More

Thank Lisa K
MuseumAmericanSpeed, Staff at Museum of American Speed, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Lisa, Thanks for the review. We hope you make that return trip soon. Consider trying the guided tour next time, you will learn a lot of history. Thanks again...

Reviewed 30 April 2017

I recently had the opportunity to visit the Speedway Motors Museum of American Speed. I have known about it for awhile, and being a Nebraska resident I really wanted to check it out. There were thirty-some of us and we were warmly greeted by the...More

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Thank darrellbremer
MuseumAmericanSpeed, Staff at Museum of American Speed, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

darrellbremer, We are glad that you enjoyed your tour. It's always good to see Nebraska people in the museum. Hope you can come again soon.

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Gwenith E
What days is the museum open? Will it be open on Friday, July 17th? What are the hours?
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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