Omaha: A Cultural Hotspot with Rich History
Settled on the banks of the Missouri River, Omaha is the largest city in Nebraska. Known as the “Gateway to the West,” the city is the home to the headquarters of multiple Fortune 500 companies, including Union Pacific Corporation. Enjoy areas that are a walk or a close drive from downtown Omaha, such as: the Old Market, NoDo (North Downtown), Blackstone District, Midtown Crossing, Aksarben Village, Benson or Dundee. Downtown offers a variety of outstanding sports and music entertainment options at venues such as Slowdown, Century Link, and TD Ameritrade Park. Along with progressive attractions, the rich history of Omaha is celebrated and preserved in neighborhoods such as Old Market with horse-drawn carriage rides that let you experience all of the restaurants, galleries, and shops along its brick paved streets.