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Lauritzen Gardens Omaha's Botanical Center

100 Bancroft St, Omaha, NE 68108-1752
+1 402-346-4002
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Amazing

When Omaha does something, Omaha does it right. Lauritzen gardens are breathtaking; There are... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
creutzel38
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Omaha, Nebraska
Beautiful tropical gardens

What a surprise in Omaha! We toured the gardens on a fairly cold day at the end of March - but... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Steve M
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Fairfield, California
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  • Average5%
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“rose garden” (59 reviews)
“model train” (34 reviews)
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100 Bancroft St, Omaha, NE 68108-1752
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"rose garden"
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"model train"
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"children's garden"
in 21 reviews
"plants and flowers"
in 19 reviews
"japanese garden"
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"tram tour"
in 18 reviews
"miniature railroad"
in 10 reviews
"full bloom"
in 12 reviews
"lego exhibit"
in 15 reviews
"trains running"
in 11 reviews
"gift shop"
in 44 reviews
"kenefick park"
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"water features"
in 14 reviews
"big boy"
in 15 reviews
"peaceful place"
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"special events"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

When Omaha does something, Omaha does it right. Lauritzen gardens are breathtaking; There are multiple different kinds of plants, flowers, representation of different countries are a must see. You will not be disappointed

Thank creutzel38
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a surprise in Omaha! We toured the gardens on a fairly cold day at the end of March - but inside the greenhouse it was cozy. Some amazing tropical plants and trees I've seen nowhere else - I especially liked the Bismarck Palm, you've...More

Thank Steve M
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited in December and enjoyed all the poinsettias as well as many other plants. Much work was put into the display.

Thank Richard G
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lauritzen is always a delight no matter the season. The currant exhibit is METAMORPHOSIS - reclaimed plastic and how our environment is impacted. The gardens in the summer are restful and peaceful. My favorite is the rose garden, but it is hard to pick a...More

Thank Louetta S
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great show of how plastic impacts our world thru artistic displays and information kiosks! Some are LED lit and also kinetic. Great to see in evening shows but great during the day.

Thank CDC_ALUMNI
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Reviewed 20 March 2018

We visited the center when they had the exhibit, Metamorphosis. This exhibit is an artful display using reclaimed materials; there is a teaching display that discusses how the use of plastic in our lives has impacted the environment and wildlife. What an eye-opening experience! There...More

Thank nightingale1972
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Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Visited for lunch. Corned beef and cabbage and boiled potatoes.Good food and very nice exhibition. Great place to go if your a shutter bug.

Thank Bob S
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Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

Unbelievably beautiful. I can’t even imagine it in the summer time. The grounds have to be stunning. It’s a must see for gardeners!

Thank Hannah T
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Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

Amazing!! Not your normal zoo! We have a service dog and they treated us with the upmost respect! Amazing sites and sounds!

Thank Mandi L
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

I have been to Lauritzen Gardens in the summer and finally have gone in the winter. I would recommending see it all year round. If you like the tropics and miss the weather visit the conservatory. It's very peaceful. You will find lots of beauty...More

2  Thank Gypsyronin
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meandferguson
31 October 2017|
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Response from Nicole D | Reviewed this property |
$10 for adults, $5 for kids 6 to 12. Free for 6 and under. It's all on their website.
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jpritch409
14 July 2017|
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Response from Fred W | Reviewed this property |
No they do not - service animals only
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Jacqualine F
15 March 2016|
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Response from Dorothy S | Reviewed this property |
cost is $10 and tram is $3 if you live in the area i would recommend a yearly pass Individual pass is only $35
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