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Henry Doorly Zoo

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Address: 3701 S 10th St, Omaha, NE 68107
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+1 402-733-8401
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09:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 17:00
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This world-class zoo is famous for its involvement with breeding endangered...

This world-class zoo is famous for its involvement with breeding endangered species from around the world.

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Wonderful zoo!

This zoo is wonderful! The indoor exhibits are fascinating. So many different regions to visit and feel like you are actually in that region. They have a jungle building, desert... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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30 reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This zoo is wonderful! The indoor exhibits are fascinating. So many different regions to visit and feel like you are actually in that region. They have a jungle building, desert, caves and swamps, the African region, aquarium as well as others. We weren't able to make it to everything as we were with young children in need of a nap... More 

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Thank anlaley
Omaha, Nebraska
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

so much fun... lots to see and do... great for all ages! priced right for everything you get to see. Stingray beach is very interactive and worth a visit!

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Thank lanoha
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I go to the zoo on a regular bases and it never ceases to amaze me. They take such great care of the animals and continually are improving the grounds and adding attractions to enhance visitors' experiences. The events held at different times throughout the year are mostly free with membership, but sometimes free to the public; I find this... More 

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Thank MaryAnn F
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We try to visit the Henry Doorly Zoo at least once a year. The area is easy to walk. The exhibits are totally amazing. We especially like the aquarium and jungle exhibits. We will definitely go again.

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Topeka, Kansas
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

My husband surprised me and our 4 year old son with a trip to the Omaha zoo for my birthday! We had a total BLAST! We got through the whole thing in one day, from open to close. The best exhibit is the desert dome which turns into a swamp and cave underground. It's unreal how cool it is and... More 

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Omaha, Nebraska
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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Most known for its big "WOW!" factor exhibits such as the Rainforest, the Desert Dome, the Aquarium, etc. Definitely one of the best zoos in the world. Lots of other top-notch displays such as the Kingdoms of the Night, Madagascar exhibit, the Aviary... there are really too many things to list. Not everything is top notch however. the cat complex... More 

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Melbourne, Florida
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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Great to stroll through the animal exhibits and beautiful gardens on a nice day, but you can also spend a rainy day going to the Aquariums, Rain Forest and other unbelievable places indoors. If you are there for the day enjoy it all!

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Thank jdgemz
Kansas City, Missouri
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very cool place to get away! Even when some larger animals, like Giraffes and Rhinos, were not in the open areas, they were accessible indoors; which was a cool behind the scenes look you don't get very often. Also, the Skyfari was awesome! You get a nice look at many animals from above. Plenty of places for snacks; lines were... More 

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Independence, Missouri
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I like the KC zoo. The St Louis zoo is nice too,and free. But if you can't make it to San Diego, go to Omaha. You will be very pleasantly surprised. There is a Desert Dome with plants and animals from different deserts,a Rainforest which has many plants and animals from birds, snakes, fish etc.and there is a nice Aquarium... More 

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Omaha, Nebraska
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We go to the zoo at least 5 times a year. Every time we go, we learn something new and interesting. The staffs keeps this place very clean. The management always add something extraordinary each year. Very good place!

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