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Best things to do in Omaha

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Art Museum
“Free admission, but with office hours, 7 days a week. Great for burning a few hours! ”
87 locals recommend
Zoo
“Voted #1 in and you'll see why when you visit! Amazing for both young and old!”
78 locals recommend
Boutique
“www.oldmarket.com https://oldmarket.com/images/OldMarketMap-July2019.pdf THE OLD MARKET is Omaha's most historic, most entertaining neighborhood. The cobblestone streets are home to a diverse mix of shopping, galleries, restaurants, taverns and people-watching.”
101 locals recommend
History Museum
“The Durham is the former Omaha, Union Station. It is now a historic landmark and museum. It is incredible to be able to walk beneath the high ceilings and walk inside an old Union Pacific rail car. The traveling exhibits are world class, and this old building is full of charm.”
48 locals recommend
Historic Site
“Omaha’s botanical gardens have beautiful indoor and outdoor spaces to explore nature at its finest. Annual programming for families (and even puppies) is available!”
45 locals recommend
Co-Working Space
“College World Series!! This is one of the best annual events Omaha puts on. Its a giant party where people come from all around the country to drink and watch baseball. ”
62 locals recommend
Pizza Place
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“Located in Dundee, the pizza, wine, and cocktail restaurant are an awesome place for a date, an adventurous bite to eat, or a fun (and very well made) drink.”
55 locals recommend
Convention Center
“Omaha's arena, where you can watch concerts, conventions, plays, etc. There are tons of venues going on in this building. Check out tickets at: http://www.chihealthcenteromaha.com/Calendar.aspx ”
50 locals recommend
Neighbourhood
“A little bit of everything for food options, theater, grocery store, and more! Coldstone, Coffee and breakfast too.”
44 locals recommend
Zoo
“The "#1" zoo in America - constantly battling for that top spot with San Diego. We are always switching things up with new attractions. Bring your walking shoes.”
49 locals recommend
Neighbourhood
“Benson is a great place to park and walk to restaurants, lounges, nightlife and shopping.”
38 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“Westroads Mall is an enclosed shopping mall in Omaha, Nebraska at the intersection of 100th and Dodge Streets. It is the largest mall in Nebraska”
20 locals recommend
Shopping Centre
“During the Summer there is live music Thursdays from 6:30 - 8:30 PM- if you need chairs and/or blankets to go- let us know! Lots of shopping, there is a ferris wheel in Scheels. ”
28 locals recommend
French Restaurant
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“Just out the door is Dario's, an upscale French-style café and bar serving classics with a wide selection of wine.”
34 locals recommend
Neighbourhood
“The Dundee District is smacked into one of the oldest neighborhoods in town. Big, gorgeous old houses, one of which belongs to Warren Buffet, with lovely restaurants and an ice cream shop with a brownie Sunday to die for... it's worth the eight minute drive from Pierce Place!”
23 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Most of my friends say this is the best cup in town. There's another location on 13th street in Little Bohemia that I prefer, atmosphere-wise, but this one is very close to our house.”
37 locals recommend