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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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Poinsettias galore

The annual Christmas display features a multitude of poinsettia hybrids. The whitest white to the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Lincoln, Nebraska
via mobile
Bus tour

If you enjoy walking in nature, you have an excellent place for a stroll. So many magnificent... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Springfield, Missouri
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100 Bancroft St, Omaha, NE 68108-1752
+1 402-346-4002
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The annual Christmas display features a multitude of poinsettia hybrids. The whitest white to the pinkest pink reds. the model trains that are incorporated on the display are quite amazing.

Thank HuskerTraveler2
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you enjoy walking in nature, you have an excellent place for a stroll. So many magnificent plants, trees and more. The theme of Christmas was in full view. The poinsettias were unbelievable. I believe there are twenty eight varieties on display. The model trains...More

Thank bbbs2016
Reviewed 1 week ago

Have been here at different times of the year. The most recent was over Thanksgiving. The Poinsettia Tree is breathtaking and the other touches make it a fun place to be. They bring in the trains to add to the Christmas touch. The gift shop...More

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I can’t believe we waited so long to get down to see the conservatory. We are members, but somehow hadn’t been there for a couple of years. We’ve visited the gardens numerous times over the years and always enjoy it. The conservatory houses so many...More

Thank Diana B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Really enjoyed the poinsettia display. The different varieties were so interesting. Beautiful place to visit - especially at Christmas time.

Thank DianeH84
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The gardens are a delight no matter the season. Summer, spring & fall stroll through the outdoor gardens. You can enjoy roses and many other flowers all are well kept. It is an easy walk. Though a tram is available. In the winter you can...More

Thank Louetta S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We like to visit gardens on our trips, and this one was one of the better ones. It's a bit hard to find, but worth looking for. There is a large glass house, an woodland walk, various outdoor rooms each with a different theme. There...More

Thank Lipadad
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I visited with my toddler and was very impressed by the size and variety of the grounds. We weren't able to visit them all, but the map showed roughly 20 areas to visit, which ranged from an indoor greenhouse environment to a Japanese shrine area....More

Thank Raymond W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very nice facility. Numerous displays and exhibits. Quiet and relaxing walking paths. Also has a overlook on a bluff that overlooks the Missouri River and Council Bluffs as well as the gardens. Cool history of the Union Pacific Railroad with locomotive displays on the overlook.

Thank Mike F
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I would recommend a visit to anyone visiting, or for that matter, living in Omaha. Though Spring, Summer and Fall are the best, with all the outdoor exhibits to see, the indoors is very extensive as well. Just Go!

Thank MontyinOmaha
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31 October 2017|
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.
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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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