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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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Great place to get a long walk in nature

If it’s nice out you can get some great exercise while enjoying all the sites. If it’s cold you can... read more

Reviewed 3 March 2018
catheriner209
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Omaha
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Wonderful Gardens!

These gardens are a special experience. They are full of unique and beautiful greenery. The Glass... read more

Reviewed 3 March 2018
Joyce C
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100 Bancroft St, Omaha, NE 68108-1752
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"lego exhibit"
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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

If it’s nice out you can get some great exercise while enjoying all the sites. If it’s cold you can enjoy all the beautiful plants inside take some nice pictures with friends and family.

Thank catheriner209
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

These gardens are a special experience. They are full of unique and beautiful greenery. The Glass House is a treat even in bad weather. I love to go and spend a quiet, calm afternoon.

Thank Joyce C
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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Lauritzen Gardens is a wonderful 100 acre oasis right in the heart of the city just a few blocks from downtown. Since opening 20 years ago it has continually added new attractions including not only the flowers, trees and walking trails that would be expected...More

Thank Phillip P
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Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

Having visited once before, years ago, I was surprised to see the addition. From the outside I could see hanging creations that reminded me of Chahuly glass. Once inside I was impressed by the creations actually made from discarded plastic items. That’s right, think bowls,...More

Thank John W
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Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

I belong to a garden club and we go to take classes and other time we just go to see the beauty. I have taken my grandkids on a outing and they have enjoyed the beauty also. If you can not walk they do have...More

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Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

The gardens always seem to have something interesting or new going on. From LEGO exhibits to a giant Christmas tree made entirely of poinsettias during the holidays, there is something fascinating about it. In the summer wander the peaceful gardens of perennials and native plants....More

Thank Connie R
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Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

We visited the Gardens for a recent art exhibit. The creations made from recycled plastic were excellent and beautifully displayed among tropical plants. We highly recommend seeing this exhibit...

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Reviewed 30 December 2017 via mobile

Visited in September during an antique show/sale. It wasn’t too crowded, however, parking was awful. The upper parking lot was full so we had to park in the lower parking area and walk up a small hill. It wasn’t too steep but it was a...More

Thank Fernanda A
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Reviewed 30 December 2017

This place is becoming a holiday tradition for us. came one weekend for the daytime tour and came back the next weekend for the nightime holiday lights tour. Beautiful at night. The Christmas displays are different every year. The work that goes in to doing...More

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Reviewed 29 December 2017

The Lauritzen Gardens are overwhelming the best crafted and serene environment in Omaha. The atrium is amazing and the acres and acres of flowers, gardens, and special collections are superbly arranged. It’s a place to go for special events, shows, or just to walk around...More

Thank harold h
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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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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
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