(Omaha, NE) -- Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium is offering free admission for healthcare workers and emergency responders, and their immediate families.
The zoo says the free admission is being offered as a way to show their gratitude to frontline workers. Free admission will be offered Sunday, February 14th through Sunday, February 21. Zoo leaders say healthcare workers and first responders can show their work identification badge at the Zoo’s main entrance for admittance.
“As we celebrate Valentine’s Day, Zoo staff and I wanted to take this opportunity to show our great appreciation for the healthcare workers and emergency responders in our community,” said Dennis Pate, president and CEO of Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium. “Their hard work and dedication has been vital to keeping our community going through this pandemic. Their extra efforts to keep everyone safe is what will get us back to normal faster than anything else.”
Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium is open daily from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The Zoo grounds and buildings close at 5 p.m.
You can check the Zoo’s website at OmahaZoo.com and social media channels on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter for the more details and the most current schedule.
(Photos by Omaha's Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium)