PLAN A VISIT TO HENRY DOORLY ZOO & AQUARIUM
Discover a wealth of fun and educational activities at Henry Doorly Zoo, conveniently located near Sheraton Omaha Hotel. Just a short 12-mile drive from our hotel, you'll encounter the world's largest indoor desert, an indoor rainforest, the world's largest nocturnal exhibit and much more! The whole family will enjoy Henry Doorly Zoo, with its lush, beautiful scenery, interactive exhibits and a wide array of plants and animals on display. This zoo was voted 'Number One Zoo in the US' by Trip Advisor. Henry Doorly Zoo features many exciting exhibits below:
- Desert Dome – Explore the world’s largest indoor desert under a glazed geodesic dome. Learn about all the animals that live in this desert environment.
- Expedition Madagascar – Let your guides educate you about biodiversity as you view the many plants and animal species on display.
- Lied Jungle – Feast your eyes upon America’s largest indoor rainforest, complete with waterfalls and tropical plants. Experience a lush, beautiful jungle landscape many visitors will never see except in this recreated rainforest by Henry Doorly Zoo.
- Hubbard Orangutan Forest – See orangutans and apes in this 65-foot exhibit.
- Kingdoms of the Night – As the world’s largest nocturnal exhibit, Kingdoms of the Night also boasts the world's largest indoor swamp. You'll get to see a bat cave, a wet cave and a canyon and the living creatures who call these places home.
- Lozier IMAX Theater – Take in a larger-than-life movie experience during your time at the Henry Doorly Zoo.