Things to do in Omaha
Are you wondering what to see and do in Omaha? We're located near some of the best entertainment the city has to offer! Whether you're in the mood to see local art, have a night out on the town, a hiking day trip with the family, or you're in town seeing the College World Series, our urban destination is conveniently situated next to so many fun downtown Omaha events, outtings, and activities.
The Capitol District
Dine and Unwind
As an urban destination for dining and entertainment, the Capitol District is the home to the Omaha’s vibrant nightlife. With so much nearby, like Old Market and TD Ameritrade Park, family and friends can walk down the street to enjoy some of Nebraska’s unique cultural cornerstones and cap off their night with a relaxing stay at our luxurious hotel in downtown Omaha.
Capitol District Website
The Jewell Jazz Club
Music | Dining | Experience
Located on the Plaza level of the hotel, the Jewell is an idea, a celebration, and a dream: A unique space for music, dining and events, this club is a one of a kind original to Omaha. Home to local, emerging artists and national craftsmen of jazz and other original American music genres, the Jewell is designed as a performing space for music lovers to enjoy and can transform into an out-of-the-box setting for meetings and events.
Photo courtesy of HDR © 2019 Dan Schwalm
Our hotel is the perfect lodging location for guests interested in world-class entertainment and exhilarating sporting events. Our hotel is near CHI Health Center Omaha and TD Ameritrade Park where guests can see some of the world’s most acclaimed artists, such as Lady Gaga, Coldplay, and Greenday, or enjoy elite athletic events like the NCAA College World Series and other major athletic events.
The Bob Kerrey Pedestrian Bridge
Our hotel in downtown Omaha is near the Bob Kerrey Pedestrian Bridge which is a beautiful, 3,000-foot walkway that drapes over the Missouri River. The bridge connects sightseers to nearby attractions such as National parks, over 100 miles of nature trials, and a beautiful display of the gorgeous Omaha skyline.
Our premiere hotel is near The Joslyn Art Museum. This renowned museum offers various special events throughout the year including ‘Art Works’ programs for children, walking tours, and exhibitions that make for a perfect afternoon adventure the whole family can enjoy. The museum also has an impressive collection of artwork ranging from ancient Egyptian sculptures to contemporary oil canvas paintings. This attraction is always a hit with travelers visiting the Omaha area. Explore the city's fine art and wine at the Joslyn Art Museum.
The Henry Doorly Zoo
As one of the top hotels near Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium, guests can experience a wild adventure while visiting the Omaha area. This exotic attraction is host to the world’s largest indoor desert as well as North America’s largest indoor rainforest. Travelers who make a point to put this zoo on their itinerary are set to explore some astonishing environments with beautiful animals from all over the world. Contact us today for zoo hotel packages and inquiries.
No matter what time of year, Omaha always has fun activites to participate in and exciting events to attend. Whether it's the holiday lighting festival at Bob the Bridge or sporting events at TD Ameritrade Park in Omaha, there's something for everyone. In the mood to gamble? You can also enjoy some of Omaha’s best casinos, like Winners Lounge, for an exciting late-night venture in the iconic city of Omaha.
Check out Visit Omaha to find fun Midtown Crossing activites, the historic Blackstone District, and other downtown Omaha events year round.