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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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I'm not much into flowers but Lauritzen Gardens hit the spot! With my partner, took the tram to... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Pierre S
Topeka, Kansas
A great place to spend the day

A beautiful Omaha oasis! Plenty of trails to walk and tons to see. I particularly enjoy the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Omaha, Nebraska
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100 Bancroft St, Omaha, NE 68108-1752
+1 402-346-4002
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I'm not much into flowers but Lauritzen Gardens hit the spot! With my partner, took the tram to see first-hand the various segments of this botanical treasure: from a model railroad garden to manicure English garden, with a few stops in between made this tram...More

Thank Pierre S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A beautiful Omaha oasis! Plenty of trails to walk and tons to see. I particularly enjoy the cottage garden and the giant train set with scaled down Omaha sights. Visit during all the seasons, this place will wow any time. There is and indoor tropical...More

Thank dejectedsketch
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

If it was free it might be worth doing but even then I'm not sure. I wouldn't go back. 2 miles to walk everything.

Thank 449Trish449
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

It is so beautiful here! My kids love the kids interactive garden area just for them! My girlfriend and I love the feeling of togetherness when we go with our family and the miniature train is awesome! Great place to visit!

Thank Cassandra E
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

This garden has a stunning collection of many different types and philosophies of gardening. There's something for everyone! Highlights for me were the greenhouse with tropical plants and cacti, and the Garden in the Glen alongside a babbling brook. Japanese Sunpu castle gate is a...More

Thank Karen R
Reviewed 8 September 2017

A beautiful garden area right in the middle to downtown off I-80.. There is a lot of variety and some flowers I haven't seen before. It is a BIG place with lots of walking so would suggest to take the free transportation thru the grounds......More

Thank BooBooBandaid
Reviewed 8 September 2017

I would highly recommend taking a tram ride to acquaint yourself with the gardens before walking. I would also suggest going at different times of the year to experience the gardens in their different stages. Wear comfy shoes and consider an umbrella. Such a lovely,...More

Reviewed 7 September 2017

Even my teen boys liked this place, which is saying quite a bit! We've also gone at Christmas and it was magical.

Thank kandy1216
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Beautiful placed, and well organized. A must see attraction. For every age group. Also the conservatory is a beautiful addition.

Thank barnetj9
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

What a treasure this place is. I took my 10 year old granddaughter here and we enjoyed the whole morning being together surrounded with amazing beauty and walking thru the gardens. She made a beautiful movie of all the gorgeous flowers she took pictures of...More

Thank Jill H
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14 July 2017|
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Response from Fred W | Reviewed this property |
No they do not - service animals only
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
8 March 2016|
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Response from LikeLivingThere | Reviewed this property |
At least 2 hours and it could easily be more. There's a snack bar where you can get light food.