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Heartland of America Park, Omaha, Nebraska

 
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Distance from city center: 8.2mi
Wazling's pictureby Wazling Outdoors Activities travel tip
added on the 8th of January, 2011
Located in downtown Omaha, the Heartland of America Park is the perfect getaway from the busy side of the city. A beautiful fountain with light shows is the centerpiece of the place and it is something worth seeing. Full of statues and paved walks, benches, you can easily relax and enjoy a great afternoon here.

You also have the possibility to go on a gondola ride on the Missouri River or get down to the art and historic district of the city, the Old Market.

Address:
800 Douglas St, Omaha, NE 68102, USA

Opening Hours:
All day long.

On the web:
http://www.ci.omaha.ne.us/parks

 
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