Hours

Raising Nebraska is open year-round. Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. The exhibit is available other dates and times by appointment.

Holiday Hours

  • November 26 and 27 – 9 am to Noon, 1 pm to 4 pm
  • November 28 – Closed
  • November 29 – 9 am to Noon, 1 pm to 4 pm
  • December 23 – 9 am to Noon, 1 pm to 4 pm
  • December 24 – 9 am to Noon
  • December 25 – Closed
  • December 26 and 27 – 9 am to Noon, 1 pm to 4 pm
  • December 30 – 9 am to Noon, 1 pm to 4 pm
  • December 31 – 9 am to Noon
  • January 1 – Closed
  • January 2 and 3 – 9 am to Noon, 1 pm to 4 pm

Admission

To visit Raising Nebraska or for a pre-arranged guided tour there is NO admission charge. We are a supported by the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, the Nebraska 4-H Foundation, and our corporate and industry partners. If you would like to financially support the work that we do at Raising Nebraska, please contact the Nebraska 4-H Foundation or the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Foundation.

Raising Nebraska does charge a nominal fee for educational programs.

Map/Directions

Raising Nebraska is located inside the Nebraska Building on the Nebraska State Fair Grounds at Fonner Park in Grand Island Nebraska. Raising Nebraska near the main gate of the Nebraska State Fairgrounds at the intersection of State Fair Boulevard & South Locust Street.

Questions? Feedback?

Please contact us to learn more about our exhibits, find out about sponsorship opportunities, plan a visit, or provide feedback. Sarah Polak, Experience Coordinator P.O. Box 2198 Grand Island, NE 68802-2198 308.385.3967 Email: spolak2@unl.edu