Road Closures

Road Closures

Road Closures

Although no routes to Omaha’s Zoo and Aquarium are currently closed, construction may affect Zoo guests’ commute. For more information on construction in the area, visit the 13th Street Interchange page on Nebraska Department of Transportation.

Getting Around

To help navigate your way to the Zoo with as much ease as possible, please utilize the following tips:

  • Come earlier in the day, or later in the afternoon. 
  • Come Monday-Thursday, which are less busy days.
  • Enter the Zoo from the south, accessible via 13th Street. 
  • Enter the Zoo from the north by utilizing the Martha Street Exit.
  • If Zoo guests are staying in a nearby hotel, the hotel may offer a shuttle ride to the Zoo.
  • Carpool with your family and friends to minimize parking needs.
  • Take public transportation.
  • Ride a bike; the Zoo has multiple bike racks near its Main Entrance.