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Rio Grande Zoo

Rio Grande Zoo, NM

    Founded in 1927, the 64-acre Rio Grande Zoo, located in Albuquerque, New Mexico, is a facility of the Albuquerque Biological Park. Some of the most popular of the over 200 species are seals and sea lions, chimpanzees, gorillas, orangutans, elephants, polar bears, giraffes, hippos, camels, tamarins, koalas, Mexican wolves, mountain lions, m…
    Founded in 1927, the 64-acre Rio Grande Zoo, located in Albuquerque, New Mexico, is a facility of the Albuquerque Biological Park. Some of the most popular of the over 200 species are seals and sea lions, chimpanzees, gorillas, orangutans, elephants, polar bears, giraffes, hippos, camels, tamarins, koalas, Mexican wolves, mountain lions, monkeys, jaguars, zebras, and rhinos. Sections of the zoo include an Africa exhibit area, an Australia exhibit area, the "Cat Walk", and Tropical America. A narrow-gauge railroad connects the zoo to the other facilities of the Albuquerque Biological Park. Walking distance through the zoo is 2.27 miles. The Albuquerque Biological Park is an accredited member of the Association of Zoos and Aquariums.
    • Address: 903 10th St SW, Albuquerque, NM 87102
    • Phone: (505) 768-2000
    • Interests: Zoo · Parks · Nature
    • Average stay: 1 hour, 15 minutes
    • Opened: 1927
    • Area: 2,787,853 sq feet

    Closed now

    9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Mon - Sun9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    Data from: Wikipedia