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Henry Doorly Zoo

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3701 S 10th St, Omaha, NE 68107-2200
+1 402-733-8401
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Zooing in The winter!!

What do you do on a cold winter day? You go to the zoo! LOTS of indoor exhibits. A + no lines, no... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Louetta S
via mobile
So many things to see

This is the best zoo I've been to. There's so much to see, I can't imagine having to do it all in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ryan S
Omaha, Nebraska
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This world-class zoo is famous for its involvement with breeding endangered species from around the world.
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good13%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lied jungle” (278 reviews)
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3701 S 10th St, Omaha, NE 68107-2200
+1 402-733-8401
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What do you do on a cold winter day? You go to the zoo! LOTS of indoor exhibits. A + no lines, no waiting & you could see all the exhibits up close. The elephants were a treat, as well as the aquarium. Several buildings...More

Thank Louetta S
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the best zoo I've been to. There's so much to see, I can't imagine having to do it all in one day. The Lied Jungle is probably the coolest way to show animals that I've ever seen. I love that the animals (in...More

Thank Ryan S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

All the animals were active. No one in your way. 3 hrs of indoor viewing. Kids had a blast. I enjoyed tigers coming to the windows. Go in the winter much nicer

Thank fields01234
Reviewed 1 week ago

A world recognized zoo with something for everyone. There are climbing and water areas for the kids and dozens of animal areas to explore. The penguins are my personal favorite, but how can you argue with the lush Lied jungle or the arid desert. Or...More

Thank HNK2
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful zoo that just gets better & better every year. My favorite is the rainforest. The aquarium has the most beautiful sea life I have ever seen.

Thank Austin R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Even though the temperature never got above 6 degree F on the day we visited, there are so many wonderful animals indoors, that we still had a wonderful time!

Thank Darla S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We liked it. It was cold winter so we moved from building to building seeing great animals and nature. It may be best to visit in other season to see more. I wish they have more choices for food as there is only one restaurant...More

Thank Best_traveler_now
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As parents of 4 we have visited our share of zoos. It was a cold, windy day in December but decided to give it a try. We arrived at opening and stayed until closing. We saw only a handful of people and had many of...More

Thank katyjeka5460
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We love going to this zoo in Omaha. It’s rated one of the best in the world for a reason! So glad it is so close to home. We go at least once per year. The Halloween event during October is super fun for the...More

Thank Halieee95
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We love coming here, it is absolutly worth the drive from Kansas City. We will be back in the coming summer!

Thank KayLMT
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Sharon K
24 October 2017|
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Response from Nicole D | Reviewed this property |
yes! we were there a couple weeks ago on a Wednesday, and had a front spot (in a car) but the lots are huge and it wasn't very busy. have fun-this zoo is amazing!!!
Karen T
20 September 2017|
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Response from Darkwolfe1969 | Reviewed this property |
High season prices (on the website in more detail) Summer Zoo Admission: May 1 – September 30: Adults (ages 12 and over): $19.95 Children (ages 3-11): $13.95 Seniors (65 and over): $18.95 Children (2 and under): FREE... More
Chris K
10 September 2017|
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Response from Corinna G | Reviewed this property |
From a photographer's perspective, we had our camera bags and monopods. The day we were there, the zoo was packed and tripods would have been hard to use.