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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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I absolutely LOVE this place!! The workers are so friendly and very helpful. There are lots of... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Best Zoo in the Midwest!

This zoo is huge, well cared for, and has an awesome kids area. If we lived closer we would get a... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Jen K
Cedar Falls, Iowa
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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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3701 S 10th St, Omaha, NE 68107-2200
+1 402-733-8401
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I absolutely LOVE this place!! The workers are so friendly and very helpful. There are lots of things to see and do! I go whenever I have the chance!!

Thank SouthernBelle334
Reviewed 4 days ago

This zoo is huge, well cared for, and has an awesome kids area. If we lived closer we would get a membership just to have access to the kids area! Our family is already talking about returning next year.

Thank Jen K
Reviewed 5 days ago

My sister took me here with her 2 son's nice but expensive had a fun time went to the Imax that was nice love the zoo

Thank Patti B
Reviewed 5 days ago

Clean, user friendly, free parking but terrible organization of the order windows at the Safari Lodge. Waited 30 minutes in line and more after the order places for two simple items. They were OK but wait unacceptable. Needs to be re-organized with order and pickup...More

Thank Mrbob3338
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I have been to this zoo a few times and love it. It has many different animals and the new safari habitat areas are great. There Skyfari is fun too. We feed the giraffes so you can get up close and personal. Even though the...More

Thank Amy C
Reviewed 6 days ago

Quality displays, a marvelous variety of experiences that would suit most families or curious individuals. One of the best zoos I have ever seen and with modern approached to the animal care and exhibition it should do well as a learning experience. Although far from...More

Thank SrGalahad
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Henry Doorly Zoo has a number of new exhibits if you haven't been there for a while. All the new exhibits were designed by one of the best zoo designers and landscape architects in the US. The new areas are easier to navigate and more...More

Thank JoRoOmaha
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I have been telling my husband since we got married that I need to take him to this zoo. I myself have been there several times over the years and have never been disappointed and neither was he on this trip. Plan an spending the...More

Thank Patty L
Reviewed 6 days ago

What an amazing zoo!!! My husband and I stopped here on our way home from our vacation. We wanted to see as much as we could because we still had a drive ahead of us. I wish we would've had more time, we got to...More

Thank Angila K
Reviewed 6 days ago

The Henry Doorly Zoo is such an outstanding zoological park. It really does everything well. The signage, exhibits, animals, education, and amenities were all world class. You could easily spend multiple days visiting in order to really take your time and enjoy all the park...More

Thank Buddy525
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Karen T
20 September 2017|
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Response from Patti B | Reviewed this property |
Yes but not cheap sorry
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.
4 August 2017|
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Response from Lisa L | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they do. Almost all of the animals have both an indoor and outdoor viewing area. Early October would be a good time to visit and walk the whole zoo without getting hot. We have really amazing exhibits at our zoo. I grew... More