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Located in the lower level of the Nebraska East Union, the University Bookstore carries textbooks, supplies, Husker apparel, gifts and souvenirs, trade and general books, cards and convenience items.
Hours: Mon-Fri, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Quilt Study Center & Museum Gift Shop
Come see the largest publicly held quilt collection in the world. More than 3,500 quilts dating from the early 1700s to the present and representing more than 25 countries.
Hours: Tue-Sat, 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m.; Sundays, 1 – 4 p.m.; Closed Mondays, major holidays.
Neb. Maps ‘N’ More
The School of Natural Resources Maps and Publication Store is located at 101 Hardin Hall, 3310 Holdrege St.
Hours: Mon-Fri, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.; Closed weekends, major holidays.
Nebraska East Union
UNION CROSSING – Coffee, snacks, soda, and a variety of other convenience items.
CORNER DELI – Coffee, tea, smoothies, specialty drinks, sandwiches, soup and baked goods.
UNION CAFÉ – Cafeteria-style food service primarily for East Campus students but open to the public.
University of Nebraska Dairy Store
The UNL Dairy Store or Varsity Dairy, as it was once called, has been selling dairy products since 1917. Premium ice cream and cheese, made on the premises, is worth the caloric splurge. The East Campus store also sells items made in the Animal Science Meat Lab, freshly made coffee and coffee drinks, grab-and-go convenience items and university-produced grocery items. A rotation of daily specials and a constantly changing selection of ice cream tempts visitors.
Hours: Mon-Sat, 10 a.m.-10 p.m.; Sun, 1-8 p.m.
Located in the Food Industry Complex on Dairy Store Drive and Holdrege St. on East Campus.
Lanes N’ Games Bowling
Come bowl where the six-time national champion Cornhusker bowling team practices! Located across from the bookstore in the Nebraska East Union, Lanes N’ Games has six lanes and computerized automatic scoring.
The Loft Gallery provides space for UNL students, faculty, staff, alumni, and friends of the university sponsored by UNL departments and recognized student organizations to present educational and cultural exhibits to the UNL and Lincoln communities.
GALLERIES & MUSEUMS
Botanical Gardens and Arboretum
East Campus gardens are within walking distance of each other and include the Maxwell Arboretum, notable for its mature plantings; the Yeutter Garden east of the UNL Dairy Store; and areas planted with various viburnum, lilacs and other species.
Free admission. Open daily dawn to dusk.
(This is a working garden, be aware of maintenance and watering during growing season)
Nebraska Educational Telecommunications
NET enriches lives and engages minds by connecting communities and celebrating Nebraska with services that educate and enlighten.
This is just some of what you’ll see on the tour:
• NET Radio Master Control
• Technology Corridor
• NET Television Network Operations Center
• Radio and Television Studios
• Remote Production Truck (when available)
To arrange a tour, please call 800-868-1868.
Lester F. Larsen Tractor Test and Power Museum
The Larsen Tractor Museum is home to more than 40 historic tractors (inside and outside) that trace the developments in power, safety, and innovation. Self-guided tours available.
Hours: weekdays, Mon-Fri, 8 a.m.-4 p.m.;
Sat, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Robert Hillestad Textiles Gallery
The Robert Hillestad Textiles Gallery is devoted to the exhibition of textiles—from art to apparel, from East to West, from past to present, and from emerging artists to the acclaimed.
Hours: Mon-Fri, 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. and by request; Closed university holidays and between shows; Free admission.
Home Economics Building, 35th and Holdrege streets