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Vote for Zoo and Wildlife Safari Park for 10Best Readers' Choice Travel Awards

USA TODAY 10Best Readers’ Choice Travel Awards has selected Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium as a contender for “Best Zoo” and Wildlife Safari Park for “Best Wildlife Park” in America. African Grasslands at the Zoo has been nominated as “Best Zoo Exhibit” in the country. The public is now being called upon for their votes. The public has until Monday, April 30th at 11 a.m. to vote online. Each person can vote once per day for the run of... Read More
Posted by Michelle Meisinger at Monday, Apr 2, 2018

Wildlife Safari Park to Open for the Season on Friday

Wildlife Safari Park in Ashland will open for the season on Friday, March 30. The Park will be open daily 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wildlife Safari Park offers four miles of drive-through North American wildlife viewing from the comfort of your own vehicle. Wildlife Safari Park visitors will see a variety of animals in their natural habitats, including more than 60 American elk spread across the 50-acre Elk Meadow and a 10-acre wetlands area with American white pelicans. Visitors can explore the... Read More
Posted by Michelle Meisinger at Wednesday, Mar 28, 2018

Zoo, Wildlife Safari Park to Soon Accept Natural Christmas Tree Donations for Animal Enrichment

Need a home for your freshly cut Christmas tree after the holidays? The Zoo and Wildlife Safari Park will soon be accepting natural Christmas tree donations, which will provide enrichment opportunities for many of our animals. The official drop-off locations and timeframe donations will be accepted will be announced soon, but so you can start preparing your tree accordingly… For the safety of the animals, please use the following care and display guidelines: • Avoid any... Read More
Posted by Andrea Hennings at Tuesday, Dec 5, 2017