OMAHA, Neb. (November 16, 2020) – Today Omaha Discovery Trust announced that construction is officially underway for the $101 million privately funded science center being built on Omaha’s Lewis and Clark Landing. The newly named Kiewit Luminarium: a place for discovery will excite learners of all ages with fun, open-ended explorations of natural phenomena focused on science, technology, engineering and math (STEM).
Kiewit Luminarium is anticipated to be one of the crowning jewels along Omaha’s RiverFront, offering sweeping views of the Missouri River and downtown Omaha. The building and surrounding redevelopment, designed by HDR, will reanimate a historic area of the city; draw local residents, regional visitors and community partners to a dynamic, family-friendly destination; and help position Omaha as a must-see city.
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