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Gene Leahy Mall

1203 Farnam St, Omaha, NE 68102-1837
+1 402-444-5955
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I remember going down the slides when they were first installed. The Gene Leahy Mall has been... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Cheryl P
Green space!

Nice to have green space for a leisurely walk after lunch or dinner. Several blocks long and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Omaha, Nebraska
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1203 Farnam St, Omaha, NE 68102-1837
+1 402-444-5955
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I remember going down the slides when they were first installed. The Gene Leahy Mall has been through. A lot of changes over the years. I especially like the water features. Then during Christmas time all the lights.

Thank Cheryl P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice to have green space for a leisurely walk after lunch or dinner. Several blocks long and sunken from the street level, a nice attraction for downtown Omaha.

Thank McFerrid
Reviewed 26 October 2017

Great place to take the kids after a walk in the Old Market. They will love the slides. It is a part of Heartland of American Park.

Thank bradcocinero
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Slides are fun for all ages. Bring wax paper to slide down on, makes you go faster. (Some people slide down on cardboard.) Either way be sure to take it with you when you go, or through it away in trash cans so the park...More

Thank 196heathero
Reviewed 12 October 2017

My husband and I brought our kids here. It was really fun, but beware, our trip ended in tears because those slides are fast when you sit on newspaper. My daughter went down the slide and couldn't get her feet down in time and fell...More

Thank Starr F
Reviewed 7 October 2017

This is a beautiful park! A lake you can walk around a slide no one can resist going down! It is a great family attraction.. Free

Thank stacyrezac
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Its a great 'secret' trill for kids and adult. Just bring your own cardboard or canvas to slide it with for a smoother ride down.

Thank elliesookram
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Been here for years they use to have big cracks on the sidewalk but it's been fixed nice place alot of homeless people stay there geese swim there big slide fun

Thank Patti B
Reviewed 14 September 2017

I grew up going to these slides. My parents used to bring us downtown to slide on wax paper and we had a blast. What a great time! Fun for adults, too :)

Thank Elizabeth M
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

In existence for over 20 years, this unique metro water mall park is a great quiet place to visit. Go for a great walk in a nice place. Unique in a metro area!

Thank ct1219
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vicki l
6 March 2017|
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Response from Rick M | Reviewed this property |
I believe that the deepest point is 12 feet, but the river walk itself is much shallower than that. The current is basically nonexistent and I have never heard of any problems or accidents in all of the years that it has... More