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Lester F. Larsen Tractor Test & Power Museum

35th Fair Street, Lincoln, NE 68583
+1 402-472-8389
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Great History of Tractor Testing

Very nice small museum that tells the history of why Nebraska requires the testing of all tractors... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
jdharper2016
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Lincoln, Nebraska
Amazing and Interesting museum - a must see

Well this is definitely another unique Museum to be added to the list of y'all ain't going to... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2017
CharleySays
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Atascadero, California
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35th Fair Street, Lincoln, NE 68583
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+1 402-472-8389
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very nice small museum that tells the history of why Nebraska requires the testing of all tractors being sold in Nebraska. Very nice collection of antique tractors that the Ag engineering students helped rebuild and maintain. Must see if you enjoy the history of tractors.

Thank jdharper2016
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Well this is definitely another unique Museum to be added to the list of y'all ain't going to believe there's a museum to do this list. This Museum Chronicles what has happened over the last 100 years with tractors being tested so that one can...More

Thank CharleySays
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We stopped here with a group of 9. A gentleman greeted us at the door. He was very knowledgeable about tractors and the testing they do. He included the younger children by offering a scavenger hunt card. He answered questions, included stories that pertained to...More

Thank B1098
Reviewed 26 June 2017

This museum is located on the campus so it is a little difficult to find. Our tour guide for the day was very informative about how tractors started to be tested in Nebraska and was very knowledgeable on the tractors located in the museum. Unfortunately...More

Thank Kristin R
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

If you like old tractors, don't miss this place. Allow at least 2 hours, more if you're a reader. If it's open, right next door is the University's new tractor test lab. Very educational.

Thank beckenhauerj
Reviewed 2 February 2017

If you have an interest in how agriculture and crop production has evolved over the years this museum is well worth a stop in. They have a wide variety of tractors and other equipment that will be of interest. Have taken a number of out...More

Thank Gary M
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

This is a very small museum about tractor testing, not what we expected but very well done and the docent was very knowledgeable. A fun stop if you like tractors, they even have fun things for kids.

Thank Catarina M
Reviewed 28 November 2016

This little known museum of tractors and tractor testing lies on the northern side of University of Nebraska's East Campus. It hosts a variety of types of tractors from the earliest to most modern.

Thank CMRoth
Reviewed 7 September 2016

this is over by the fairgrounds and is an impressive spot to take the little kids that wanna see big "trucks" lol. my kids loved it.

Thank CaribbeanFan79
Reviewed 5 August 2016

My brother dragged me here and am I glad he did. Lots of old tractors on display but the best part is walking into the test lab and having of the of staff give you a class on what they do here. Testing new tractors...More

Thank beckenhauerj
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LAMAR L
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No problem with a large group. They will break up the group into smaller segments. They are open year around: Open Tuesdays-Fridays 9 AM - 4 PM Saturdays 10 AM - 2 PM Closed Sundays, Mondays & major... More
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