In observance of the Christmas holiday, the following will be closed Tuesday:
* Federal, state, city and county offices. (Federal and state offices are also closed Monday).
* United States Post Office, no mail delivery.
* State Department of Motor Vehicles.
* Social Security offices.
* StarTran, no bus service Tuesday, buses run until 7 p.m. Monday.
* Financial institutions.
* Nebraska History Museum.
* Lincoln Children's Museum, also closed Monday.
* Lincoln Public Libraries, closing at 2 p.m. Monday.
* Pioneers Park Nature Center, closing at 3 p.m. Monday.
* State Capitol. Open Monday, with tours on the hour, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
* University of Nebraska State Museum, Morrill Hall, Mueller Planetarium, also closed Monday.
* Mary Riepma Ross Media Arts Center, no screenings Dec. 22-Jan. 4.
* Hyde Memorial Observatory, closed Dec. 22 and Dec. 29.
* Sheldon Museum of Art closed Monday and Tuesday; Open noon-5 p.m. Dec. 26-31; closed Jan. 1-17 for the installation of new exhibitions.
Check with local venues and organizations for closings.