Lake McConaughy Visitor & Water Interpretive Center

Nebraska's First Water Museum!

The Lake McConaughy Visitor/Water Interpretive Center is on the south side of the lake, nine miles north of Ogallala on Highway 61. Nebraska’s first water museum interprets the significance of water to Nebraska’s past, present and future. The center includes an aquarium and 50-seat theater.

(308) 284-8800. 

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