Some campus venues open during closure

International Quilt Study Center and Museum
International Quilt Study Center and Museum

There will be no classes and most offices will be closed at UNL during the university's annual holiday shutdown Dec. 24-Jan. 2. Several venues will be open to the public at least some of the time during that stretch, however.

Following is a list of galleries, museums and other public venues and their opening and closing schedules Dec. 24-Jan. 2. UNL offices reopen Jan. 3 and spring semester classes begin Jan. 10.

Admissions: Closed, but applications will be accepted online at Processing of applications received during the shutdown will begin Jan. 3.

Campus Recreation Center: Open Dec. 27-30 and Jan. 2. See for more information, including operating hours each day. The East Campus Activities Building will be closed. The Campus Recreation Center swimming pool will be closed Dec. 18-Jan. 11 for filter system replacement.

Dairy Store: Closed. Orders placed online at will be filled beginning Jan. 3.

Eisentragerâ-Howard Gallery: Closed. See

Emergencies: Call University Police, (402) 472-2222.

Great Plains Art Museum: Closed. See

Hillestad Textiles Gallery: Closed. See

Intercollegiate Athletics: See for schedules, ticketing, other information.

International Quilt Study Center and Museum: Closed Dec. 24-Jan. 1. Regular schedule resumes Jan. 2. See

Kruger Collection: Closed. See

Larsen Tractor Test and Power Museum: See for holiday hours.

Lied Center for Performing Arts: No performances scheduled. See

Mary Riepma Ross Media Arts Center: Closed. Screenings resume Jan. 7. See

Nebraska Unions: Closed. See

Registration and Records: Offices closed, but most services such as registration and drop/add for spring semester, local address update and grade inquiry will be available online. Transcripts ordered during the closedown will be processed beginning Jan. 3.

Sheldon Museum of Art: Open Dec. 28-31 (1-5 p.m.). Closed Dec. 24-27 and Jan. 1-2. See

University Bookstore: Closed. See for online catalog.

University Libraries: Love Library on City Campus open Dec. 26 (noon-5 p.m.), Dec. 27-30 (8 a.m.-5 p.m.) and Jan. 2 (noon-5 p.m.); C.Y. Thompson Library on East Campus open Dec. 27-30 (noon-5 p.m.). Other branch libraries closed. See

University of Nebraska State Museum and Mueller Planetarium (Morrill Hall): Open regular hours Dec. 26-31 and Jan. 2 (9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Monday-Wednesday and Friday-Saturday, 9:30 a.m.-8 p.m. Thursdays, 1:30-4:30 p.m. Sundays). Closed Dec. 24-25 and Jan. 1. See for Mueller Planetarium show scheduled. See for museum information.

University Theatre: No performances. See

Van Brunt Visitors Center: Closed. See

- Tom Simons, University Communications