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Address: 3701 S 10th St, Omaha, NE 68107-2200
Phone Number: +1 402-733-8401
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This world-class zoo is famous for its involvement with breeding endangered...

This world-class zoo is famous for its involvement with breeding endangered species from around the world.

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All of the new exhibits are awesome. Love the more natural feel and bigger habitats. The new food places are good, also. Really like the brushes at the petting areas to help... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

All of the new exhibits are awesome. Love the more natural feel and bigger habitats. The new food places are good, also. Really like the brushes at the petting areas to help interact with the goats.

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The zoo in Omaha is amazing. It is one of the country's best. It covers a hillside net the Missouri River so some of the walkways are pretty steep but they have a miniature steam train and trolleys. They have huge indoor facilities as well as many outdoor settings. I love the indoor jungle, the indoor desert, the penguins, and... More 

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Omaha, Nebraska
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Omaha, has one of the best Zoo's in the United States. It is family friendly and works for all ages. With all of it's exhibits there is something for everyone. And they keep improving every year.

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Thank MDJ333
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The zoo has always been a spot my family has gone to for years! Aside from the constant construction, its the best zoo I have been to! The new African Safari exhibit with the elephants is really cool! Seeing elephants there again brought back some great memories of watching them when I was a kid! The zoo continues to improve... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I have lived in the area and visited at least once a year my entire life. Some of the animals have been there since I was a kid...literally grew up together. I have visited behind the scenes as well. This zoo and it's staff are incredible. They are constantly improving and reinventing the habitats. Fyi...there is a new splash pad.... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

You must walk through the dome. It goes on for a while. The elephant area is the largest I've ever seen as they all should be. There are a ton of animals from the "Cat" Family however the elephants must take up all the space because they have zero room to move around and that's super sad. The same for... More 

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Omaha, Nebraska
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

One of the very best zoos in the world and a very enjoyable way to spend a day. The new African grasslands exhibit is very nice.

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Des Moines, Iowa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our first time visiting the zoo in Omaha. The kids really enjoyed it. We only checked out a few of the indoor exhibitions but they were great. If you have a zoo membership in your city, the Omaha zoo does reciprocity which gives up to half off your admission in many cases.

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Norfolk, Nebraska
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I loved how big it was! i always think of zoos as being a little cruel because of the animals being in cages.but here the area the animals were in were huge!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great time. Aquarium, Rain Forest, Gorillas, Elephants, Cats, Butterflies & more. IMAX movies are good too. Desert Dome could use better ventilation. Omaha's Zoo is better than San Diego's. And the exhibits are closer together, so you'll still have plenty of energy for Omaha's other attractions. Then go enjoy a top-quality steak dinner. Love it!

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