Nebraska museum to have some free admission nights


LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The University of Nebraska State Museum of Natural History will have free admission on Thursday nights this summer, starting this week.

Through Aug. 29, the public may visit the museum free of charge from 4:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Thursdays only. Tickets to Mueller Planetarium full-dome shows will be $3 adults, $2.50 children.

For more information about the museum's exhibits and programs, visit or call 402-472-2642. For planetarium information, visit

The museum's regular hours are 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday-Wednesday and Friday-Saturday; 9:30 a.m.-8 p.m. Thursdays; and 1:30 p.m.-4:30 p.m. Sundays.

The museum is in Morrill Hall, south of 14th and Vine streets on the University of Nebraska-Lincoln City Campus.

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