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Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail Headquarters

Open today: 09:00 - 17:00
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Interesting bit of America history

During our visit to Omaha for the College World Series, we happened upon the Lewis and Clark... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Nickie M
Rogers, Arkansas
Went for Senior Park Pass, surprised

Was surprised at some of the nice displays. Even an old-timer like me enjoyed running my hands... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Marie R
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The Headquarters of the Lewis and Clark National Historic Trail is located in Omaha, Nebraska. We welcome you to our Visitor Center to experience our programming, hands-on exhibits, and bookstore. Rangers provide Lewis and Clark and National Park...more
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601 Riverfront Dr, Omaha, NE 68102-4226
+1 402-661-1804
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

During our visit to Omaha for the College World Series, we happened upon the Lewis and Clark Historic Trail visitors center. There is a short video and few exhibits, so you're not going to spend a day here. An hour or two stop is plenty...More

Thank Nickie M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was surprised at some of the nice displays. Even an old-timer like me enjoyed running my hands thru the various fur displays & reading the historical information.

Thank Marie R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very interesting and informative My kids are a bit older but younger ones would really like all of the hands on activities they have.

Thank deenakr
Reviewed 10 June 2018

I walked over the bridge to Council Bluffs, Iowa in the evening, and it was great. The only problem is that it took forever to find my way here from downtown. The way to find it is to go up into the Century Link center,...More

Thank BRFrequent
Reviewed 10 June 2018

Couldn't spend much time here, but I could see it was a very interesting place to spend some time. We saw children dressed in period costumes getting their photo taken. We also saw animal skins, American Indian drums and other items children could investigate, touch...More

Thank debi s
Reviewed 20 May 2018

There is a very nice visitor center here. There is access to the bike trail, pedestrian bridge and a short walk south to a beautiful park.

Thank John T
Reviewed 19 May 2018

We're following the L&C Trail, so we have already seen multiple sites interpreting the Corps of Discovery and its role in shaping the west. This was one of the weaker efforts we've seen. Basically, it's a bookstore located in the lobby of a National Park...More

Thank ZamiaV
Reviewed 21 April 2018

We walked across the bridge from Nebraska to Iowa and stopped at the museum on our way back to the car. There are lots of interesting exhibits including the fur from many types of animals including, but not limited to: skunk, weasel, mink, fox, and...More

Thank looski
Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

Our family loves the the National Park Systems. This is more of a reginal headquarters office but does have a small area of display and outside has several signs you can read. Kids can warn the Jr Ranger badge here also. We spent a hour...More

Thank KansasDavid
Reviewed 22 March 2018

When I determined I wanted to get an annual National Park pass, I surfed the internet and discovered that Omaha in fact has a National Park Service regional headquarters facility located right on the Missouri riverfront just north of downtown. Upon arriving, I discovered that...More

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