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Henry Doorly Zoo, Omaha

4.7
#1 of 364 in Things to do in Nebraska
Must see · Aquarium · Zoo
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  • I had heard so much about this zoo and how it's one of the top in the country, that I think I built it up in my head too much. It was well laid out, beautifully landscaped and designed, overall a...  more »
  • Fabulous zoo! Great variety of animals and they all looked cared for. Plan to spend the entire day as the zoo is expansive. Spend extra money on the sky tram as it’s a good chance to give your...  more »
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  • This is our favorite zoo in the US! My son and I have been here a few times, and it gets better with each visit. There are so many unique animals and exhibits. The desert dome feels like desert, the swamp feels like you are walking through a dark, damp swamp, and the sea aquarium is top notch. Both the train and sky lift rides are a fun break from the heat, and the splash pad is so much fun. Worth the trip to Omaha just for the zoo!
  • Amazing zoo and aquarium. Plenty to see and do. Definitely an all day adventure. Exhibits are all well maintained, though some are undergoing renovations for next year. The Ghouls and Glow event was definitely a great event as well. The lantern area in the Children's Maze was awesome.

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