Los Angeles Zoo & Botanical Gardens, Los Angeles

2.7
#5 of 51 in Parks in Los Angeles
At 54 hectare (133 acre), Los Angeles Zoo & Botanical Gardens houses more than 1,100 animals representing over 250 species and 7,400 plants categorized in 15 collections. In different exhibits that replicate the animals' natural habitat, you'll encounter mammals, birds, amphibians and reptiles, including 29 endangered species. Roam around a tropical rainforest featuring rivers, sculptures, and educational graphics, and see elephants play, rest, or roll around in sandy hills and bathing pools. Get a glimpse of gorillas, wild cats, and koalas on eucalyptus trees as you stroll past saltwater pools and rocky coves teeming with life. You'll have the chance to visit caves and desert trails. Check out the World of Birds show. Put Los Angeles Zoo & Botanical Gardens at the forefront of your travel plans using our Los Angeles travel route builder site .
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  • It was a very good visit the zoo has made upgrades not only for its visitors but for the animals in their captivity, they seem to be well cared for and most of their facilitys are clean as well as the...  more »
  • Fun day out to feel like you've gotten out of the city. So much lush landscaping it just makes it very enjoyable to walk around the park. It's a lot cleaner than I remember  more »

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