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Zoo's New Education Center Named After Robert B. Daugherty

Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium is honored to announce the name of its new education facility as the Robert B. Daugherty Education Center.  The Daugherty Education Center is home to year-round programming and provides educational space to more than 9,000 student visitors annually. The Zoo’s full-time high school, kindergarten and after school programs are all located within the state-of-the-art building.  Mr. Daugherty (1922-2010) founded Valmont Industries and... Read More
Posted by Michelle Meisinger at Friday, Mar 16, 2018

Milestones Made for Busy 2017

Exciting things were happening at Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium in 2017, including new exhibits, new animals and education and conservation milestones. Below is a recap of some of the big events that happened at Omaha’s Zoo and Aquarium the past year: 10 – Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium License Plates Launched In March, Nebraska drivers were presented with the option to have an Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium license plate. The Zoo-themed... Read More
Posted by Andrea Hennings at Friday, Dec 29, 2017