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Definitely go

Spent some time in Omaha for the solar eclipse. Stayed with family and hit a couple of spots around... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2017
Dallas, Texas
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The tallest building in Omaha

It's a beautiful modern glass building. It's definitely a nice sight. clean with great... read more

Reviewed 26 August 2017
Bernardo F
New York City, New York
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1400 Douglas St, Omaha, NE 68179-1001
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Reviewed 10 September 2018

A Omaha must see a great museum and gives great Omaha history I really enjoy this blast of the past don’t miss this place

Thank cheryl j
Reviewed 10 July 2018

The cEnter was on one of the top floors of a big building. We didn't bother to go in as I thought it would be on an actual railroad yard. Disappointing.

Thank Ellen W
Reviewed 2 December 2017

We were there during a special holiday event. By east coast standards not crowded, by Omaha standards, maybe. The standing exhibits were very well done. The seasonal exhibits and shows were so charming. Definitely worth going to.

Thank Bruce D
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Spent some time in Omaha for the solar eclipse. Stayed with family and hit a couple of spots around town this was by far one of our favorite visits. It was really neat to see the whole train cars and get to actually walk through...More

Thank Galleybrook
Reviewed 26 August 2017

It's a beautiful modern glass building. It's definitely a nice sight. clean with great architecture. it's right downtown.

Thank Bernardo F
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Our son loves Union Pacific trains! We knew that The Union Pacific Railroad Museum in Council Bluffs, Iowa would not be open- only open Thursday, Friday, and Saturday- so we stopped at the UP Railroad Center in Omaha to let him look around in their...More

Thank christine n
Reviewed 11 July 2017

They have a lot of different choices when looking for a good quick meal. The cafeteria is located on the second floor inside the main UP tower.

Thank Bill L
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Modern architecture and innovative design. If you like architecture and tall buildings, come visit this one. Has unique atrium design and is a compliment to the Omaha skyline.

2  Thank studio9productions
Reviewed 20 January 2017

Another wonderful surprise for me. Since I was visiting Omaha for the first time I did not know what to expect. My expectation was low, but I was SO very pleased to see and learn so much history. Omaha has done a great job with...More

2  Thank mrskemosabe
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Great location in Council Bluffs, its in old library building in downtown. Small but some interesting displays, really thought UP would have more items to display. Guess this is a work in progress. Anyway its worth a visit and hopefully they will expand.

1  Thank Thomas P
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