Stay 10 Minutes from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Make the Country Inn & Suites, Lincoln North Hotel and Conference Center, NE your home base for activities near Lincoln Airport and the Lancaster Event Center. Sports fans enjoy our proximity to heart-pumping Cornhuskers games at Memorial Stadium and Saltdogs games at Haymarket Park. Culture aficionados can browse the collections at the Great Plains Art Museum, peruse the Nebraska History Museum or tour the grounds of the Nebraska State Capitol building. If you’re visiting on family vacation, don’t miss the Lincoln Children’s Zoo, a beloved attraction that brings out the kid in everyone.
History, Museums and Education:
- University of Nebraska-Lincoln (3.1 miles)
Cornhuskers fans, prospective students, alumni and parents choose our hotel for easy access to this popular public university. Be sure to join more than 85,000 fans for fast-paced football action at Memorial Stadium.
Phone: +1 (402) 472-7211
- Great Plains Art Museum (5.4 miles)
Situated on the campus of UNL, this museum tells the story of the American plains through sculpture, paintings, drawings, photography and a 7,500-volume library. Admission is free for all ages.
Phone: +1 (402) 472-6220
- Nebraska History Museum (5.6 miles)
The exhibitions at this enriching museum weave tales of Nebraska-area history through more than 125,000 textiles, photos and fascinating artifacts. Enjoy free admission for all visitors.
Phone: +1 (402) 471-4754
- Nebraska State Capitol (6 miles)
Stroll the grounds of the State Capitol’s four interior courtyards, and then ride the elevators to the 14th-floor observation deck for stunning city-wide views.
Phone: +1 (402) 471-0448
- Lincoln Saltdogs at Haymarket Park (4.3 miles)
With a hot dog in one hand and an icy beverage in the other, sit back and watch the Lincoln Saltdogs swing their way to victory at the award-winning Haymarket Park.
Phone: +1 (402) 474-2255
- Sunken Gardens (4.6 miles)
Stroll the wide walkways and take in more than 30,000 plants at this urban garden, listed in the National Geographic Guide to Public Gardens as one of the "300 Best Gardens in the United States and Canada." Enjoy a meditative experience in the Healing Garden, and be sure to take pictures of the impressive Annual Garden, which features a color scheme that rotates each year.
Phone: +1 (402) 441-8258
- Lancaster Event Center (4.9 miles)
From rodeos and trade shows to antique shows and craft festivals, this expansive event center hosts a wide range of gatherings. If you’re in town during the summer, check out the Lancaster County Super Fair.
Phone: +1 (402) 441-6545
- Lincoln Children's Zoo (5.3 miles)
Both the young and young-at-heart enjoy meeting friendly faces like the two-toed sloth, dromedary camel and Humboldt penguin at this charming animal home. Be sure to check the schedule for upcoming events like the Red Panda Run and Brews at the Zoo.
Phone: +1 (402) 475-6741
From Lincoln Municipal Airport:
Head southeast on Terminal Access Road. Terminal Access Road becomes W. Adams Street. Follow W. Adams Street toward I-80 E. Turn right onto NW 12th Street. Merge onto I-80 E and follow it for two miles. Merge onto US 34/I-180 S via Exit 401A toward 9th Street/Downtown. Take the Superior Street exit. Turn left onto Superior Street. Follow it for 1.7 miles. Turn left on 27th Street and follow it for half a mile to the hotel.
From Eppley Airfield:
Head northwest on Abbott Drive for one mile. Make a slight left onto Storz Expressway, and follow it to US 75 S via the ramp on the left, toward I-480. In five miles, merge onto I-80 W via Exit 452C toward Lincoln. Follow I-80 for 50 miles. Take the 27th Street exit, #403. Turn left on 27th Street and follow it for 1.5 miles. The hotel is on the right.