International Quilt Study Center, Lincoln, Nebraska, United States of America
The International Quilt Study Center is the largest known collection of quilts in the world, found at the center of Lincoln. This is founded in 1997 when Nebraskan residents donated almost 950 quilts to the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. In 2008, through the private funds collected by the UN Foundation, James found a new location to perfectly display all the quilt collection. The firm that handled its design was Robert AM Stern Architects. As of today's date, the quilt collections now reached 6,000 from different countries, representing their culture and tradition. The museum also includes some publications, like Wild by Design and American Quilts in the Modern Age. The University of Nebraska, with the needs of maintaining and expanding the quilting culture, has been offering a Master's Degree in Textile History.
Many cities are surrounding Lincoln, such as Ashland, where interesting natural resources can be found. Tourists with the interest in Aviation and Science would often visit the Strategic Air and Space Museum. This museum has an impressive collection of aircraft and aviation technology. There's also a planetarium that showcases helicopter simulation and astronomy shows. There's also a combined trip going to the Less Simmons Conservation Park and Wildlife Safari, a 440-acre park that has picturesque prairies and wetland, with many native North American animals. A simple, budgeted hotel with a premiere-quality service is just a few minutes away from these attractions called Super 8 by Wyndham Lincoln North. Attraction sites near the hotel include the Memorial Stadium and Bob Devaney Sports Center.The New Victorian Suites is also a great accommodation to stay in.
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If you planning to travel to International Quilt Study Center, Lincoln, Nebraska, here is your 6-day travel weather forecast to make sure you have all the essentials needed during your stay.
Start your day when the sunrises at 11:01 AM.
The temperature feels like 58.3 with a humidity level of 52 so dress accordingly.
Cloud coverage is 100 percent with visibility at 14 percent.
Today’s UV index is 3, don’t forget the sunscreen if you need it!
Today’s winds are traveling southeast at a speed of 9 MPH. At the end of the day don’t miss the sunset at 1:44 AM.
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