All of our great attractions are an easy drive from home—a “daycation” just waiting to unfold.


Ak-Sar-Ben Aquarium

View a variety of species on display.

Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium

Named best zoo in the world by TripAdvisor in 2014, we’re home to the world’s largest indoor rainforest and indoor desert.

Lauritzen Gardens

A living museum of unique four-season plant displays.

Mormon Trail Center

Take a trip to the 1800s and experience the struggles and triumphs of the great Mormon Migration.

Omaha Children’s Museum

Engage the imagination in an environment that nurtures growth and development.


150 miles of walking and biking trails are connected at the riverfront. Walk the Bob Kerrey Pedestrian Bridge, see the spectacular fountain at Heartland of America Park and enjoy a gondola ride.

Fontenelle Forest

A 1,400-acre forest, featuring hiking trails, picnic facilities and nature center.

The Rose Theater

One of the largest, touring, professional theater companies in the country!

Hitchcock Nature Center

Enjoy hiking, camping, star gazing and the simplicity of nature.

Boys Town Village

Glimpse history at this National Historic Landmark District.

The Strategic Air & Space Museum

Eyes widen – and then come the oohs and aahs – as guests young and older survey one powerful collection of military aircraft and artifacts.

Ditmars Orchard and Vineyard

Beautifully maintained apple orchard and fun family activities.

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World’s Best Zoo – Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium

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