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Freedom Park Navy Museum, Omaha, Nebraska

 
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Distance from city center: 9.6mi
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added on the 8th of January, 2011
Accessible to public, being free (though donations are accepted), the Freedom Park Navy Museum is a gem across the Missouri River.

Several helicopters, an amazing navy vessel and even a submarine can be found in this huge park, surrounded by greenery. Guided tours are available from Friday to Sunday. You have to dress warm in winter, though, because there is no heat inside the ships or aircrafts.

It is a great naval museum and it is worth a visit, especially seeing that it's free.

Address:
2497 Freedom Park Rd, Omaha, NE 68110, USA

Price:
Free

Opening Hours:
Winter hours: 8:00am-3:00pm daily
Summer hours: 8:00am-8:00pm daily
Guided tours: 10:00am-3:00pm weekends

 
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