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Admission Fees

Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium Fees 
(March 9 - November 1):

General Admission
Children (2 and under): FREE
Children (ages 3 - 11): $10.00
Adults (ages 12 and over): $15.00
Seniors (ages 65 and over): $14.00

Military Child (3 - 11): $9.00
Military Adult (12 and over): $14.00

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(January 1 - March 8, 2014/November 2 - March 7, 2015):


General Admission
Children (2 and under): FREE 
Children (ages 3 - 11): $9.00 
Adults (ages 12 and over): $13.50 
Seniors (ages 65 and over): $12.50 

Military Child (3 - 11): $8.00
Military Adult (12 and over): $12.50


(March 9 - November 1):

Reciprocal Zoo Admission
Children (2 and under): FREE
Children (ages 3 - 11): $5.00
Adults (ages 12 and over): $7.50
Seniors (ages 65 and over): $7.00

(January 1 - March 8, 2014/November 2 - March 7, 2015):
 

Reciprocal Zoo Admission
Children (2 and under): FREE 
Children (ages 3 - 11): $4.50
Adults (ages 12 and over): $6.75
Seniors (ages 65 and over): $6.2

Lozier IMAX® Theater Fees

The Lozier IMAX® Theater is now considered a paid feature within the Zoo. Admission to the theater will only be issued to guests visiting with an Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium membership or with regular paid admission. Guests cannot use admission from a previous day to purchase IMAX® tickets. Same-day admission only.


Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium members: FREE
Children (2 and under if sitting on lap): FREE


The following prices reflect a Zoo and IMAX combo ticket:

March 9 - November 1:
Children (ages 3-11): $14.00
Adults (ages 12 and over): $19.50
Seniors (ages 65 and over): $18.50
Military Child (3-11): $13.50
Military Adult (12 & over): $18.50

January 1 - March 8, 2014/November 2 - March 7, 2015:
Children (ages 3-11): $13.00
Adults (ages 12 and over): $18
Seniors (ages 65 and over): $17
Military Child (3-11): $12.50
Military Adult (12 & over): $17


Individual IMAX tickets for all ages: $5.50
(Zoo admission required)

For showtimes, please
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Wildlife Safari Park
(April - October):


General Admission*
Children (2 and under): FREE
Children (ages 3 - 11): $4.50
Adults (ages 12 and over): $6.50
Seniors (ages 65 and over): $5.50

Military Child (3 - 11): $3.50
Military Adult (12 and over): $5.50
*Discounts aren't available for Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium or Reciprocal Members.

FREE Parking

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Hours
March 9 through November 1: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. daily.  Buildings stay open until 6 p.m.

November 1 through March 7: 10 a.m.- 4 p.m. daily.  Buildings stay open until 5 p.m.

Open year-round except Christmas Day.

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Animal Encounters

 

Camel Rides, located near Sue's Carousel, are open for the season. Hours are 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday and 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Cost is $5 per person per ride (ages 2 and up). - NEW in 2014!

The Lemur Walkway, located at Expedition Madagascar, is open for the season. Its hours are as follows, weather permitting:

- Friday, May 23, through Monday, Sept. 1, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily
- Friday, Sept. 5, through Sunday, October 26, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Friday through Saturday only

The Red Barn Yard, located in Red Barn Park, will be open from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The Budgie Encounter, located by Red Barn Park, is open for the season. Due to construction, take the shortcut: trek up the small hill between the Animal Contact Yard and Red Barn Cafe. It'll be on your right.

The Berniece Grewcock Butterfly and Insect Pavilion is open for the season. Hours are as follows:

- Insect wing: Open seven days a week from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. March 9 through November 1 and from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. November 2 to March 7, 2015.
- Butterfly wing: Open Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Saturday through Sunday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. March 9 through November 1. From November 2 through March 7, 2015, it will be open Monday through Friday for on-the-hour guided tours only and Saturday through Sunday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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African Grasslands



We're making way for the largest project in the Zoo's history: the African Grasslands! More than 28 acres in size, spans from the eastern boundary of the Zoo all the way to our rhino exhibit and yes, there will be elephants. Click here to learn more and help Raise Wild

Ranked #1 Zoo in the World

 

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Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium was recently named No. 1 Zoo in FamilyFun Magazine's 2014 Travel Awards. Click here to learn more.