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Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium

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Visit the world's largest indoor desert and nocturnal exhibits along with one of North America's largest indoor rainforests. Other world-class exhibits include the Scott Aquarium, Hubbard Orangutan Forest and Gorilla Valley, Lozier IMAX® Theater, Durham's Bear Canyon, Berniece Grewcock Butterfly and Insect Pavilion and more. Explore Kingdoms of the Night featuring the world's largest indoor swamp, a canyon and massive caves. Experience Skyfari, the aerial tram that transports guests to a new view of Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium. Plan your visit in advance by downloading our free mobile app - available through Apple's App Store and Google Play.

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General
Hours and Price - General
  • Hours: March 15 - November 1:
    9am - 5pm Daily | Buildings open until 6pm

    November 1 - March 14:
    10am- 4pm Daily | Buildings open until 5pm

    Open year-round except for Christmas Day.
    During inclement weather please call (402) 733-8401.
  • Price: Spring and Fall Zoo Admission:
    March 15 – April 30; October 1 – October 31
    Adults (ages 12 and over): $17.95
    Children (ages 3-11): $11.95
    Seniors (65 and over): $16.95
    Children (2 and under): FREE
    Military Adult (12 and over): $16.95
    Military Child (3-11): $10.95

    Summer Zoo Admission:
    May 1 – September 30
    Adults (ages 12 and over): $19.95
    Children (ages 3-11): $13.95
    Seniors (65 and over): $18.95
    Children (2 and under): FREE
    Military Adult (12 and over): $18.95
    Military Child (3-11): $12.95

    Winter Zoo Admission:
    January 1 - March 14; November 1 - December 31
    Adults (ages 12 and over): $14.95
    Children (ages 3-11): $9.95
    Seniors (65 and over): $13.95
    Children (2 and under): FREE
    Military Adult (12 and over): $13.95
    Military Child (3-11): $8.95
Meeting Facilities
Facility Info
Meeting Rooms
Facility Info
  • Largest Room 5302
  • Total Sq. Ft. 10604
  • Banquet Capacity 380
  • Number of Rooms 5
Suzanne and Walter Scott Aquarium Education and Conference Center
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 5302
  • Width: 24
  • Length: 75
  • Classroom Capacity: 258
  • Banquet Capacity: 325
  • Reception Capacity: 214
Queen Angel Fish A
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 726
  • Classroom Capacity: 24
  • Banquet Capacity: 40
  • Reception Capacity: 30
Queen Angel Fish B
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 715
  • Classroom Capacity: 24
  • Banquet Capacity: 40
  • Reception Capacity: 25
Queen Angel Fish A & B
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 1441
  • Classroom Capacity: 66
  • Banquet Capacity: 80
  • Reception Capacity: 65
Grand Reef
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 2479
  • Classroom Capacity: 90
  • Banquet Capacity: 112
  • Reception Capacity: 85
Clown Trigger Fish
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 1382
  • Classroom Capacity: 63
  • Banquet Capacity: 80
  • Reception Capacity: 65
Durham Lodge and Birthday House
  • Theater Capacity: 60
  • Classroom Capacity: 54
  • Banquet Capacity: 60
  • Reception Capacity: 85
Desert Dome Classroom
  • Classroom Capacity: 30
  • Banquet Capacity: 30
Mutual of Omaha Wild Kingdom Pavilion Auditorium
  • Theater Capacity: 312
Garden Classroom
  • Classroom Capacity: 36
  • Banquet Capacity: 40
African Lodge / Elephant Family Quarters
  • Banquet Capacity: 100
Durham TreeTops Restaurant/Lied Jungle
  • Banquet Capacity: 284
  • Reception Capacity: 284
Mutual of Omaha Wild Kingdom Pavilion
  • Banquet Capacity: 80
  • Reception Capacity: 300
Butterfly and Insect Pavilion
  • Reception Capacity: 50
Dessert Dome / Kingdoms of the night
  • Banquet Capacity: 50
Hubbard Gorilla Valley
  • Reception Capacity: 300
Garden of the Sensees (May 1-Sep.30)
  • Banquet Capacity: 50
  • Reception Capacity: 200
Lozier IMAX Thearter
  • Banquet Capacity: 72
  • Reception Capacity: 200
Prairie Dog Picnic Pavilion
  • Banquet Capacity: 150
Sea Lion Pinic Pavilion
  • Banquet Capacity: 500
Events
  • Behind the Scenes: Aquarium Backstage Pass at the Omaha Zoo

    Oct 19, 2019 Recurring weekly on Wednesday, Saturday

    Get a behind-the-scenes look of one of the world's best zoos. See and smell the Omaha Henry Doorly Zoo & Aquarium's aquarium from the other side of the glass and even witness what it takes to feed the

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  • Ghouls & Glow

    Oct 19, 2019

    Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium will dawn about 400 larger-than-life lantern displays, creating the first expereince of its kind in the country, as part of an all-new family friendly Halloween

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