Things To Do in Nebraska: Kearney
Here’s a guide of what to do, where to eat and where to stay in Kearney.
Do & See
Even in winter, the center is the perfect place for family fun, with bowling, an indoor miniature golf course, laser tag and more.
You can’t miss this museum/monument as it straddles Interstate 80. Inside, join the journey of pioneers, railroads, travelers and commerce, following the Oregon Trail, the Lincoln Highway and interstate highways as America grew westward.
George and Phoebe Frank built their showpiece mansion in 1890, sparing no expense on materials and craftsmanship. Explore its opulence on the first floor, and on the second floor, learn about the mansion’s time as part of the Nebraska State Hospital for Tuberculosis. Don’t miss “Form & Function: European and American Decorative Arts.”
Eat & Stay
This AAA Three Diamond lodging is conveniently located off Interstate 80, and it’s close to
everything you need, like food, movies and entertainment at the Big Apple Fun Center. There’s an on-site restaurant, and pets are allowed.
Getting its start as a craft brewery in 1999, Thunderhead has become equally famous for its pizza. Relax after a day of exploring and fill up on your choice of pizza, such as the Hula Hula, The Angry Greek, the Thunderpie or the Meat Junkie.