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Educational and free admittance

In a large building near the state fairgrounds one will find Raising Nebraska, an educational... read more

Reviewed 11 March 2018
Auckland Central, New Zealand
New to state, learned a lot

As an out-of-state visitor, I learned a lot about Nebraska's agricultural contributions to the US... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2017
Houston, Texas
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S Locust St & State Fair Blvd, Nebraska Building, Grand Island, NE 68801
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

so interesting the displays and information about our state and its products raised here and all aspects of agriculture and animals.

Thank msrs1084
Reviewed 11 March 2018

In a large building near the state fairgrounds one will find Raising Nebraska, an educational experience regarding the products raised or processed in Nebraska. Even us 6 seniors in our party all agreed we learned something on several levels even though we all come from...More

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Reviewed 14 September 2017

As an out-of-state visitor, I learned a lot about Nebraska's agricultural contributions to the US market. #1 producer of popcorn and 1/4 steaks and hamburgers comes from Nebraska! The exhibits were informative--at times a little overzealous about Nebraska but it's on the state fair grounds...More

1  Thank snanders
Reviewed 28 June 2017

I think if you are not from an ag background, this would be very informative. Lots of interactive displays on farming and where food comes from.

Thank Julie D
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Open all year round, this exhibit provides excellent displays and interactive kiosks celebrating the broad and varied Nebraska agriculture. I learned a lot about food and its origins in this exhibit. The displays are very professional, brightly lit, and made learning fun. One of the...More

Thank Jerry J
Reviewed 4 September 2016

If you have ever driven by a pivot Irrigation system you have probably wanted to stop and get a picture or even touch it. Here is your chance! There are grain bins and even a massive map of Nebraska on the floor that you can...More

Thank Chimmy56
Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

We visited "Raising Nebraska" as part of an educational visit for youth from our program. We were hoping that our youth would learn more about agriculture and Nebraska. Instead, what was presented was information with an agenda being pushed. Many of the "educational videos" informed...More

4  Thank Hannah W
Reviewed 17 January 2016

Large, open building with a variety of displays about ag programs, crops, etc. and how they impact the economy and daily lives

Thank RLCZ70
Reviewed 22 July 2015

Lots of information on agriculture in Nebraska. Hands on center opivot exhibit was fun. We had a private showing for our family family as there were fifty of us. This is a very nice place to visit - allow an hour or a bit more.

Thank OmahaNEOmaha
Reviewed 10 July 2015

Raising Nebraska is a specialty museum/exhibition located permanently on the grounds of the Nebraska State Fair in Grand Island. It offers a year-round, all-ages, high-quality look into what it really takes to put food on our table... and a whole lot more. I visited with...More

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