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OPPD Arboretum

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Address: 108th and Blondo Streets, Omaha, NE

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Nice for a peaceful and informative walk.

My husband and I went for a wonderful walk through the Arboretum. It was quiet and restful! But also very informative with all the information about the trees that are planted... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
Sharon M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My husband and I went for a wonderful walk through the Arboretum. It was quiet and restful! But also very informative with all the information about the trees that are planted there.

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Thank Sharon M
Omaha, NE
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is a little gem I never knew about until our photographer suggested it. Our family pictures turned out beautiful.

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Thank elle6401
Omaha
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The arboretum is a great spot to take a little wooded walk in the middle of Omaha. In town and a beautiful walk on nice trails. Check it out.

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Thank mikeahfi
Omaha, NE
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

This is a popular destination for family photos. It seems that the many flowers and trees, the nice landscape and a couple of wooden bridges make it ideal for amateur and pro photographers. Usually on Sundays you'll see the place packed. The trails seem nice and the surrounding sort of makes you forget that you're next to a mega high... More 

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Cherokee, Iowa
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

This is a very nice arboretum in central Omaha. Well kept up and landscaped. Nice walking trails and good parking. We had a nice walk with 2 of our grandkids and thoroughly enjoyed it. We also got some great pictures of the kids. We did notice a lot of people taking phots here in different areas. It is built under... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

We held our son's wedding at the OPPD Arboretum in mid June and had a great experience. Of course we were concerned about an outdoor wedding but mother nature was at her best. I am sure that many people are not aware of the Arboretum because the trees blend so well with the surrounding area. Every species of Nebraska tree... More 

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Omaha, Nebraska
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

Come to this place regularly for photographs as it is beautiful. There are also many walking trails that are great for exercising and exploring.

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Thank listak
Omaha, Nebraska
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2016

This is a great place that is centrally located in Omaha to get all kinds of outdoor pictures. There is a bridge, wooded area, etc. Can't wait to see how the pictures turned out!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 May 2016 via mobile

This place is looking really good right now. The landscaping is coming into a nice mature phase. The fresh leaves and blooms are an awesome sight week by week as they fill in. There is sometimes a pair of red tailed Hawks hunting.

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Thank Omajake
Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 May 2016

Different concept than your typical arboretum. The power company is using the arboretum to educate homeowners about the most (and least appropriate) trees to plant near powerlines. We enjoyed seeing the variety of trees on display.

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