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Lauritzen Gardens, Omaha, Nebraska

 
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Distance from city center: 9.1mi
Elza's pictureby Elza Sightseeing travel tip
added on the 10th of January, 2011
An amazing treasure in the busy suburbs of Omaha, the Lauritzen Gardens is the city's most famous botanical garden and with respect. It is a beautiful sight for local and visitor alike, and one should do justice by spending a couple of hours roaming its pathways and exploring its corners. It is so totally worth it.

The miniature train and the poinsettia flower collections are the most striking 'exhibits' of the garden which shouldn't be missed. There are other flower collections, unique flora and fauna that just makes you 'wow' when you look at them. Totally amazing place!

Address:
100 Bancroft St, Omaha, NE 68108, USA

Price:
Kids: $3, adults: $6

Opening Hours:
Mon-Tue: 9am-8pm
Wed-Sun: 9am-5pm

On the web:
http://www.omahabotanicalgardens.org/

 
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