Government Square Park

In the center of Government Square, there is a limestone fountain featuring Corn and Wheat Goddesses from the 1920's. Benches surround the fountain and alliums bloom behind them.

A historical pocket park in downtown Lincoln at 10th and O Streets.

Home to the "Acklie Fountain", a gift to the city of Lincoln in honor of Duane and Phyllis Acklie from their daughters and families in 2006. This lovely fountain features corn maiden busts from the 1920's Cornhusker hotel, and flower-like details from Lincoln's old City Hall.

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Commercial Photography

Lincoln's parks and public gardens have provided beautiful backdrops for generations of family photos. When you or your photographer are taking pictures, we ask that you be mindful of, and minimize disruption to, other park users and garden visitors. Please also take care to avoid damaging any flowers, plantings, turf, or park property.

If your photo shoot is large and/or it could disrupt normal park or public garden operations, you make need to seek a Special Use Permit. If fees for photography services are collected on site, a Permit to Conduct Business may be required. Wedding reservations are available at our wedding designated sites. Please contact 402-441-7847, Ext. 0, or email, for additional information regarding both Special Use Permit and wedding reservations.

Thank you and enjoy those beautiful pictures!


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