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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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Best Zoo

This Zoo is half inside and half outside. With the cooler weather it was a great stop. I have... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Jody E
Clanton, Alabama
Beautiful December Weekend at the Zoo!

We were 2 adults in town for a hockey game and we always like to check out the local highlights... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Maple Plain, Minnesota
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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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“desert dome” (732 reviews)
“lied jungle” (278 reviews)
“indoor exhibits” (174 reviews)
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3701 S 10th St, Omaha, NE 68107-2200
+1 402-733-8401
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This Zoo is half inside and half outside. With the cooler weather it was a great stop. I have never enjoy the zoo like I did this one. The glass dome is like the desert feeling. There is a walk under the water with fish...More

Thank Jody E
Reviewed 3 days ago

We were 2 adults in town for a hockey game and we always like to check out the local highlights - this was definitely local and a highlight - more accurately a regional highlight! We loved the giraffes, hippos and African safari area, as well...More

Thank Southshore4
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great time! Highly recommend! The new education playground is amazing! I can't wait till summer when the water is running and the water sprinkler park is also amazing! Prepare to get wet!

Thank Cyndi H
Reviewed 6 days ago

The Henry Doorly Zoo is amazing. Every inch of the zoo is first class. In particular, the landscaping and walkways are "Disney-quality." We were there during the Halloween season and they were preparing for the evening Halloween event. There were thousands of lit pumpkins and...More

Thank Ashley P
Reviewed 6 days ago

The Henry Doorly Zoo is a great place to keep the family entertained for an entire weekend. Prepare for a lot of walking, but it is definitely worth it. My friend and I walked around the zoo for 5 hours and only saw half of...More

Thank Krista B
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was so excited to visit this zoo finely, I heard so much about it. My son and I stayed at the Comfort Inn at the zoo, which is a short walk to the zoo. I would say it's best to enjoy the zoo in...More

Thank 569kathied
Reviewed 1 week ago

all the areas such as the jungle, desert, butterfly house and night areas were awesome. Its a very large zoo and to see everything, you would need to get there at opening.

Thank mawood_13
Reviewed 1 week ago

This zoo has made enough of an impression on my family over the years that this has become the only zoo the we visit. Clean park with plentiful attractions all spaced out near perfectly. Animals always look clean and well cared for and are usually...More

Thank Nick B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is by far one of the best zoos in the country. There is so much to do and see here. The diversity of the animals kept here is amazing, from the aquarium to the center of the zoo where the larger animals are, to...More

Thank Neal W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A must see if your in Omaha Number one zoo in the nation. The Rainforest is as close to the real thing as it gets.

Thank hb20052017
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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
21 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.