2014 Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium® Admission Fees


Zoo Admission (March 9 - November 1)
Children (ages 2 & under): FREE
Children (ages 3-11): $10
Adults (ages 12 and over): $15
Seniors (ages 65 and over): $14
Military Adult (12 and over): $14
Military Child (ages 3-11): $9

Zoo Admission (January 1 - March 8, 2014; November 2 - March 7, 2015)
Children (2 and under): FREE Buy Online
Children (ages 3-11): $9.00
Adults (ages 12 and over): $13.50
Seniors (ages 65 and over): $12.50
Military Adult (12 and over) $12.50
Military Child (3-11) $8

Zoo and Lozier IMAX® Theater Combo Rate (includes Zoo admission and one ticket to an IMAX® film)
March 9 - November 1
Children (2 and under if sitting on lap): FREE
Children (ages 3 - 11): $14.00
Adults (ages 12 and over): $19.50
Seniors (ages 65 and over): $18.50
Military Child (ages 3 - 11): $13.50
Military Adult (ages 12 and over): $18.50
For showtimes, please click here.

Zoo and Lozier IMAX® Theater Combo Rate (includes Zoo admission and 1 ticket to an IMAX® film)
January 1 - March 8, 2014; November 2 - March 7, 2015
Children (2 and under if sitting on lap): FREE
Children (ages 3 - 11): $13.50
Adults (ages 12 and over): $18.00
Seniors (ages 65 and over): $17.00
Military Adult (ages 12 and over): $17.00
Military Child (ages 3 - 11): $12.50
For showtimes, please click here.

Lozier IMAX® Theater Fees
With the new design of the Zoo main entrance, the Lozier IMAX® Theater is considered a paid feature within the Zoo and is available to all paid Zoo guests and Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium members.


Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium members: FREE
Children (2 and under if sitting on lap): FREE
Children (ages 3 - 11): $5.50
Adults (ages 12 and over): $5.50
Seniors (ages 65 and over): $5.50
For showtimes, please
click here.

Reciprocal Zoos Admission Fees (March 9 - November 1)
Children (2 and under): FREE
Children (ages 3 - 11): $5
Adults (ages 12 and over): $7.50
Seniors (ages 65 and over): $7

Reciprocal Zoos Admission Fees (January 1 - March 8, 2014; November 2 - March 7, 2015)
Children (2 and under): FREE
Children (ages 3 - 11): $4.50
Adults (ages 12 and over): $6.75
Seniors (ages 65 and over): $6.25

Click here for a list of the most current Reciprocal Participants.

2014 School Admission Fees

School admission rate is given specifically to groups when student admission is being paid for by the school. Reservations are required in advance to receive school discount. One person must pay for the entire group to receive the school discount. Contact the Education Department at (402) 738-2092 or click here to make a reservation.

School Rates: Zoo Admission for Nebraska Schools
Children (through 6th grade): $5.50
Adults (ages 12 and over): $7.00 

School Rates: Zoo Admission for Schools Outside of Nebraska
Children (through 6th grade): $5.75
Adults (ages 12 and over): $7.25

School Rates: Lozier IMAX® Theater for Nebraska Schools
Children (2 and under if sitting on lap): FREE
Children (through 6th grade): $3.50
Adults (ages 12 and over): $3.50

School Rates: Lozier IMAX® Theater for Schools Outside of Nebraska
Children (2 and under if sitting on lap): FREE
Chilren (through 6th grade): $3.75
Adults (ages 12 and over): $3.75

For showtimes, please click here.

2014 Group Admission Rate

Group rates are available with three weeks advance notice for groups of 40 or more. Organized groups of 40 or more, please call (402) 738-6916 to make a reservation.  Groups with less than 40 visitors, regular admission rates will apply.

Group Rates: Zoo Admission
March 9 - November 1
Children (2 and under): FREE
Children (ages 3 - 11): $9.00
Adults (12 and over): $14.00
Seniors (ages 65 and over): $13.00

Group Rates: Zoo Admission
January 1 - March 8, 2014; November 2 - March 7, 2015
Children (2 and under): FREE 
Children (ages 3 - 11): $8.00
Adults (12 and over): $12.50 
Seniors (ages 65 and over): $11.50

Group Rates: Zoo and Lozier IMAX Theater Combo Rate (includes Zoo admission and one ticket to an IMAX film)
March 9 - November 1
Children (2 and under if sitting in lap): FREE
Children (ages 3-11): $13.50
Adults (ages 12 and over): $18.50
Seniors (ages 65 and over): $17.50

Group Rates: Zoo and Lozier IMAX® Theater Combo Rate (includes Zoo admission and one ticket to an IMAX® film)
January 1 - March 8, 2014; November 2 - March 7, 2015
Children (2 and under if sitting on lap:) FREE
Children (ages 3-11): $12.50 
Adults (ages 12 and over):  $17.00
Seniors (ages 65 and over): $16.00

Group Rates: Lozier IMAX® Theater  Rate
(IMAX tickets must be purchased with Zoo admission.)
Children (2 and under if sitting on lap): FREE
Children (ages 3 - 11): $4.50
Adults (ages 12 and over): $4.50
Seniors (ages 65 and over): $4.50
For showtimes, please click here.

FREE Parking

Zoo Hours:

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

November 2 through March 8: 10 a.m.- 4 p.m. daily. Buildings stay open until 5 p.m.

Open year-round except for Christmas Day.


Exhibit Information:

The Lemur Walkway, located at Expedition Madagascar, is closed for the season.

    The Red Barn Yard, located in Red Barn Park, will be open from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

    The Budgie Encounter, located by Red Barn Park, is closed for the season.

    The Berniece Grewcock Butterfly and Insect Pavilion is open for the season. The butterfly wing of the exhibit is open Monday - Friday for on-the-hour guided tours only and open on Saturdays and Sundays from 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. The insect wing is open seven days a week from 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. 

    The Scott Aquarium will close at 5 p.m. on Monday, April 28, for a private event. Simmons Aviary will also be closed to the public for the time being due to construction. We apologize for any inconvenience.

    Ride Information:

    All Day Rides Pass
    Cost is $14 each
    Good for Skyfari, Omaha Zoo Railroad, tram or Sue's Carousel rides during one-day visit. Available May through September. 

    Skyfari
    One-way ride: $3 per person
    Round-trip ride: $5 per person

    • March 1 - March 31: 11 a.m. - 3 p.m., Weekends Only
    • April 1 - May 9: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.; Roundtrips: Monday - Thursday; Two Way: Friday - Sunday
    • May 10 - September 1: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m., Daily
    • September 2 - November 1: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.; Roundtrips: Monday - Thursday; Two Way: Friday - Sunday
    • November 2 - November 30: Closed
    Train
    Round-trip ride: $5 per person
    Children 2 and under are free

    • March 1 - March 31: 11 a.m. - 3 p.m., Weekends Only
    • April 1 - May 9: 11 a.m. - 4 p.m., Friday - Sunday Only
    • May 10 - September 1: 10:30 a.m. - 4 p.m., Daily
    • September 2 - November 1: 11 a.m. - 4 p.m., Friday - Sunday Only
    • November 2 - November 30: Closed
    Sue's Wildlife Carousel
    Cost per ride: $2 per person
    • March 1 - March 31: 11 a.m. - 3 p.m., Weekends Only
    • April 1 - May 9: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m., Daily
    • May 10 - September 1: 9:30 a.m. - 4 p.m., Daily
    • September 2 - November 1: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m., Daily
    • November 2 - November 30: 11 a.m. - 3 p.m., Daily
    Tram
    Round-trip ride: $2 per person
    Children 2 and under are free

    • March 1 - March 31: 11 a.m. - 3 p.m., Weekends Only
    • April 1 - May 9: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m., Daily
    • May 10 - September 1: 9:30 a.m. - 4 p.m., Daily
    • September 2 - November 1: 10 a.m. - 4 p.m., Daily
    • November 2 - November 30: 11 a.m. - 3 p.m., Daily

    All rides are weather dependent and will not operate if there is rain, snow, ice or if the temperature will not reach 50 degrees by 1 p.m. or will operate on a modified schedule if the temperature will be above 90 degrees by 1 p.m. Skyfari will not operate if there are high winds.

    You must be at least 12 years old to ride Skyfari without an adult. Children under the age of 12 will be required to ride with an adult.

    You must be at least 42 inches tall to ride Sue's Wildlife Carousel without an adult.

    Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium is tobacco free.

    If you would like to receive bi-monthly Omaha's Zoo and Aquarium updates about events, news and education, please email communications@omahazoo.com.

    Rentals:

    Single stroller: $8 per day
    Double strollers: $12 per day
    Wagons: $12 per day
    Electric shop riders: $25 per day*
    Manual wheelchairs and adult chairs: $8.00 per day 

    All rentals are available at the Main Entrance Gift Shop all year round or at the gazebo outside the North Gate Gift Shop from Memorial Day to Labor Day. All rentals are on a first-come-first-serve basis.

    *To rent an Electric shop rider, visitors must be at least 16 years old and have a valid driver's license.