Title: 100 Things to Do in Lincoln Before You Die
Author: Gretchen M. Garrison
Size: 5.5 x 8.5
Named in honor of our 16th president, Lincoln was built to be Nebraska’s capital in 1867. Considered a “big small town,” at around 300,000 people, this city retains its friendly atmosphere. With a vibrant arts scene and the advantages of being a university town, Lincoln is in the middle of everything. With 100 Things to Do in Lincoln Before You Die as your guide, you’ll find insider tips and interesting itineraries to help you make the most of your next visit.
Try the specialty German beef and cabbage sandwich at Runza or bite into a gourmet burger at Honest Abe’s, a local chain that honors the president. Attend the outdoor music concerts that now attract international performers at the Sheldon Sculpture Gardens. Spin the wheels at the National Museum of Roller Skating or tour the only tractor testing facility in North America at Larsen Tractor Test and Power Museum.
Local author Gretchen Garrison offers you her insight on this tour of her hometown. With her expert advice, you’ll find more than a hundred things to do in Nebraska’s second largest city.
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