Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium
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Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium

From Omaha to the World.

Unleash your sense of wonder across 160 acres of plants, animals and unique habitats from around the world right here in Omaha, Nebraska. Reduce your wait at the gate and purchase your tickets ahead of time online. 

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  • Today's Hours & Admission

    Hours for entry: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Buildings and grounds open until 6 p.m. Closed Thanksgiving and Christmas Day.

    Adults (ages 12 and over): $24.95
    Children (ages 3-11): $17.95
    Seniors (65 and over): $23.95
    Children (2 and under): FREE
    Military Adult (12 and over): $23.95
    Military Child (ages 3-11): $16.95

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  • Become a Member

    Don't miss out on the amazing perks of being an Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium member. Once you join our family, receive free Zoo and Lozier Giant Screen Theater admission, access to our annual Member's Day event, discounts on Zoo events, educational programming, concessions, gifts and rides purchases, reciprocal privileges to more than 100 zoos nationwide and more!

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  • Attractions

    Explore and experience other ways to do the Zoo!
    Hop on the tram, come hand to fin with stingrays, or see a show at the Lozier Giant Screen Theater.

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  • Visitor Experiences


    Backstage Experiences
    See the Zoo from a new point of view from the comfort of your couch! Join us backstage and see what it takes to run one of the best zoos in the world. Reservations are required.

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Make learning an adventure worth while. We have many "trailheads" to get you started, and there's something for everyone. Now choose a program and get out there and explore!

Classes & Camps

For kids of all ages, the Zoo offers unique, hands-on opportunities to play, explore and learn about the natural world and the animal kingdom.

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Sleeping Bag Safaris

Make your vacation a "stay-cation" with an overnight experience at the Zoo and us as your travel guide! Just tell us where we are going and who is coming with.

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Zoo to You

The Zoo is hitting the road! Let us bring fun, interactive and education programs to your group, large or small.

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Educator's Corner

Enhance your curriculum and inspire your students! The Zoo has the resources with programs designed to meet state and national standards.

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