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Governor's Mansion

1425 H St, Lincoln, NE 68508-3759
+1 402-471-3466
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Right across the street from the capital, the mansion is well maintained. Behind a high fence and... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2017
Des Moines, Iowa
Governors Mansion

Quite interesting, beautiful home, stumbled upon it by chance, glad we stopped. It was a good... read more

Reviewed 2 May 2017
Pembroke Pines, Florida
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This two-story brick Georgian Colonial-style home built in 1957 is open for half-hour Thursday afternoon tours which include a unique doll collection of the state's first ladies in their inaugural gowns and information about the mansion furnishings.
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good25%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible7%
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1425 H St, Lincoln, NE 68508-3759
+1 402-471-3466
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Reviewed 5 September 2017

Right across the street from the capital, the mansion is well maintained. Behind a high fence and guarded, as it should be, the mansion is beautiful to look at.

Thank RandyKasal
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Quite interesting, beautiful home, stumbled upon it by chance, glad we stopped. It was a good activity for a cold rainy day.

Thank vlmcginnity
Reviewed 29 November 2016

This structure was no doubt converted from a National Mid-Priced Hotel Chain of indeterminate origin, possibly Ramada, but could be some other. I am not an expert on this. Service is sketchy, as occupants have seriously mismanaged health care, corrections, tourism and other responsibilities under...More

4  Thank dave f
Reviewed 3 November 2016

I was able to visit the governor's mansion during that time due to a family connection to the Governor's Mansion. It is a interesting place to visit and a fair amount of history of past Governor's and their spouses. There is a cook book by...More

Thank nstoole
Reviewed 26 October 2016

It is advertised but it was locked up tighter than a drum the day we were there and it looked like it had been for a while. Disappointed.

Thank cyclop
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Nice historic house,beautiful inside and out, beautiful yard,nice fountains, great hosts, great food, friendly people good parking,

Thank Earl J
Reviewed 7 September 2016

You can't go in (obviously) but this is a fun part of touring the state capitol building (which is also very impressive).

Thank CaribbeanFan79
Reviewed 3 July 2016

We were given a tour of the Mansion by a very knowledgeable guide. Our guide enjoyed her job and made the tour fun. If you have the time and tours are available, it is worth seeing.

1  Thank Laura L
Reviewed 23 June 2016

We did the Capitol tour - and noticed the Governors Mansion had tours the same day in the afternoon. Had lunch and decided to go for it. Worth the visit - some interesting decor and bits of Nebraska History. Would do it again!

1  Thank Tom B
Reviewed 6 May 2016

The house was completely redecorated about 15 years ago. Not much is original to the house but there is a "doll room" that has a case of dolls labelled by Governor's spouses and their gowns. It is a beautiful house and I am glad we...More

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