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Did you know that in 2014 Omaha was ranked 12th on a list of the nation's best park systems, according to the Trust for Public Land? This ranking was earned based on park access/proximity, size, and services. In addition, in 2014 WalletHub ranked the 100 most populated cities on how well the accomodate or encourage an active lifstyle and Omaha was ranked number one! No matter your interest, there truly is an Omaha park or recreation facility for you. If you have not had a chance to experince the Omaha Parks system, then start exploring today by using our new Park Finder to find parks, community centers, pools, golf courses and more near you!

Fun Park Facts

  • Oldest Remaining Park: Hanscom Park, established in 1872
  • Largetst Park: Glenn Cunnigham Lake, 1,439 acres
  • Most-Visted Park: Lewis & Clark Landing
  • Omaha Park & Boulevards System was recently added to the National Register of Historic Places.



News and Events

  • 2015 Discovery Guide Available Online

    2015-03-27 17:43:55

    Make plans to do something new and exciting this season with Omaha Parks and Recreation. Download a copy of #OmahaParks 2015 Discovery Guide and you will find parks and facilities in the spotlight, special events, actyiv ...

  • New Responsive Website Launched

    2015-03-27 17:33:20

    The City of Omaha Parks and Recreation Department annouced today that it has launced a redesigned city website in an effort to enhance online transparency and to create a more user-friendly site for its residents, busine ...