The 13,110-square-foot, three-level Wigton Heritage Center celebrates and memorializes UNMC’s history, while also serving as a campus welcome and event space. The Wigton Heritage Center serves as a catalyst for understanding, experiencing, and appreciating UNMC’s heritage. The university’s special collections come alive to educate, engage, and enlighten visitors about people who have affected the lives of countless Nebraskans and others around the world.