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Lauritzen Gardens Omaha's Botanical Center

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Beauty in the West

The Lauritzen gardens is a beautiful place to walk and enjoy nature There are different venues... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
alexipuppy
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Plattsmouth, Nebraska
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Beautiful gardens

I love this place it has acres of land and exhibits everywhere it is most beautiful in the spring... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
cheryl j
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“model train”(37 reviews)
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100 Bancroft St, Omaha, NE 68108-1752
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Lauritzen gardens is a beautiful place to walk and enjoy nature There are different venues from plain flower gardens to architectural designs It is peaceful and a nice local place to enjoy the serenity of what we sometimes overlook

Thank alexipuppy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love this place it has acres of land and exhibits everywhere it is most beautiful in the spring you walk or ride a tram the only down side to the tram is not enough time to look at everything

Thank cheryl j
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took the tram and were disappointed as we had no time to look around before it took off again. We were there in August and not a lot was blooming. I guess we weren't too impressed as we are from MN and we have...More

Thank JodyRB
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The weather was uncertain so we thought that Lauritzen Garden might be a good bet. We started with the covered section of the gardens. It was magnificent. The weather improved so that we took a 50 minute trams that explored the outside gardens. My only...More

Thank Bill R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We are members at the zoo and the gardens. We went to the zoo today to get in a good walk and see our favorite animals. Afterwards, we went over the the gardens to the experience their beauty on a wonderful cool Omaha afternoon. We...More

Thank JoRoOmaha
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had the pleasure of visiting the garden on a bit of a cloudy day in August. Although not the best weather I would have to say the gardens are quite well done. The outdoor areas were mostly bloomed out, but one notable item not...More

Thank Frank T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

great experience, beautiful way to appreciate nature and all of her glory. awesome huge greenhouse with big banana trees

Thank shenderson24
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great door to enjoy a casual lunch after visiting the Omaha Zoo nearby. They offer salads, sandwiches, soups and beverages. Freshly made. The gift shop is nice to visit as well.

Thank nancyjeanne
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The grounds are beautiful. You can walk and see flowers forever. The inside arboretum is great too. They also have programs and beautiful things inside. Wonderful place to go with a friend.

Thank Linda A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Is very beautiful, peaceful relaxing place to visit......a lot of walking would recommend taking the train! People working there are very nice, helpful!

Thank P7618CPrichardc
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Mary Anne P
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Response from pattihoman5 | Reviewed this property |
The rose garden should be in full bloom, educational and fun children’s garden, and the miniature train is a must, outside in the summer. The glass arboretum is lovely, especially if it is beastly hot! You can take a tram... More
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meandferguson
31 October 2017|
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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.
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jpritch409
13 July 2017|
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Response from Fred W | Reviewed this property |
No they do not - service animals only
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