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Heartland of America Park

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Great Place for a Stroll on a Lovely Day

We enjoyed a pleasant walk along the waterway at the park. There are places to sit and contemplate... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Mary F
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Phoenix, United States
Very Scenic and Clean

What a nice park. The walking paths are perfect, and the fountains are great. This is well worth... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
EatOmaha
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“boat ride”(14 reviews)
“missouri river”(26 reviews)
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This 31-acre park runs through the heart of Omaha along the Missouri River.
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800 Douglas Street, Omaha, NE 68102
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed a pleasant walk along the waterway at the park. There are places to sit and contemplate the views or your thoughts. Great place to see some ducks and geese enjoying the water and life.

Thank Mary F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a nice park. The walking paths are perfect, and the fountains are great. This is well worth a visit, especially if you are visiting the nearby Bob Kerrey pedestrian bridge or the Old Market area.

Thank EatOmaha
Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

We came in the wknd for a morning walk and pleasantly surprised how nice it is to walk frm Gene Leahy Mall walking trails and its connected to this one and you keep on going. Its serene and one part of the walking path you...More

Thank elliesookram
Reviewed 8 September 2018

Nice place to visit while in Omaha. Ducks and swans are there most of the time. Also check Vegas’ Bellagio style water fountain - light only on after sunset. Parking is limited but usually not a lot of visitors to the park.

Thank bigboy61455
Reviewed 4 September 2018

What a great park. Nice tribute to those who served our country. Nice water features including the water fall "stairs" and fountain. The Lewis & Clark bridge connects to the pedestrian bridge area which makes a nice long walk

Thank 373rhonda
Reviewed 30 August 2018

Sadly the day of our visit it was raining but as we were only in the city for the day we had to pack in as much as we could so ventured down to see the water feature fountain in the lake very impressive. Glad...More

Thank Barbara M
Reviewed 26 August 2018

A scenic walk around the lake, with fountains, some wildlife, and other water features. It can be challenging to find, but it was free to enjoy, and a nice break from doing touristy things. It is apparently also a popular photography spot, so watch out...More

Thank Becky W
Reviewed 22 August 2018

We were very impressed with the whole riverfront area & walking from the pedestrian bridge along the nice paved trails & elevated boardwalk to the park was so nice. The lovely lake with the geysers of water is so pretty. Then the multi level waterfall...More

Thank Dayna S
Reviewed 21 August 2018

The park was very clean and tidy. Everyone we passed was very friendly. It was a hot day on our long walk so be sure to bring water. The art pieces here were awesome to see.

Thank adreannas2015
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Sure was! Pretty, that is. Lots of lights. Also water! Great winding trails. Did it feel like the heartland of America? Probably! My name is Nancy.

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Ariel W
3 July 2018|
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Response from G2557MGjenniferj | Reviewed this property |
We didn't rent a boat. We visited early in the morning in May and the boats were not available.
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AmyG8
26 March 2018|
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Response from t m | Reviewed this property |
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