Gretna

Gretna is located on the very southwest edge of Omaha around the intersections of Highways 6 and 370, in Sarpy County.
gretna-nebraska

Navigating Gretna:

The best way to navigate Gretna is via Highway 6. Most suburbs, businesses and shopping centers are located off-of this highway.

Safety:

The town of Gretna is a small and safe for exploring. Many shops, businesses and restaurants are open well into the evening.

Hospitals:

CHI Health Clinic

Alegent Creighton Clinic Pediatrics Gretna

Children’s Physicians

Schools:

Gretna High School, Gretna Middle School, Gretna Elementary, Palisades Elementary, Thomas Elementary, Whitetail Elementary

Business:

One of the larger things Gretna is popular for is the Nebraska Crossing Outlet mall.

Parks & Recreation:

Gretna City Park

Chalco Hills

Platte River State Park

Golf:

Tiburon Golf Club

Attractions:

AkSarBen Aquarium- The Aksarben Aquarium Outdoor Education Center, conveniently located on the banks of the Platte River between the cities of Lincoln and Omaha, boasts the largest exhibit of native aquatic species in Nebraska. The facility offers a unique aquarium and terrarium, an interactive classroom and the World-Herald Auditorium. Additionally, visitors can access the ponds, nature trails and historic fish hatchery at Schramm Park, located directly east of the facility. (Resource: OutdoorNebraska.org)

Vala’s Pumpkin Patch – Vala’s Pumpkin Patch sits on 212-acres with nearly 55 acres of pumpkins. This place has been an annual fall tradition for families for 30 years. Guests can enjoy hayrack rides, pumpkin picking, live entertainment, seasonal treats, haunted houses, bonfires and more.

Holy Family Shrine – An architectural and spiritual attraction on the south side of highway 370 in Gretna. The Holy Family Shrine does not host any weddings, funerals, baptisms, renewal of wedding vows, proposals, and anything connected with wedding parties.

Entertainment:

Gretna Days

Nebraska Crossing Outlets

Spikers Sports & Spirits

City Services:

Black Hills Energy – 800-890-5554

City of Gretna Water – 402-332-3336

OPPD – 800-303-0752

Gretna Sanitation – 402-332-4710

City of Gretna – 402-332-3336

Newspapers:

Gretna Breeze – 402-332-0592

Gretna Guide – 402-332-3232

 

Scroll to Top