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Montgomery Zoo, Montgomery

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Montgomery Zoo is a 40-acre (16 ha) zoo located on the north side of Montgomery, Alabama. The zoo is an independent city department, and is aided by The Montgomery Area Zoolocal Society. It is home to approximately 750 animals representing 140 species. It is an accredited member of the Zoological Association of America and participates in twenty-one Species Survival Plans. In 1991, the zoo was home to the first African elephant birth in Alabama. In 2013, the first Indian rhinoceros ever conceived by artificial insemination was born at the zoo. The Mann Wildlife Learning Museum opened in January 2003. The museum features taxidermy displays with a focus on native wildlife, game species, and management.

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  • Absolutely love Montgomery and try to take my children a few times a year since we are only 2 hours away. WELL KEPT UNLIKE BIRMINGHAM. If you are making a trip for a zoo, Montgomery is the best...  more »
  • Brought my family here today and we really enjoyed ourselves. It’s clean. The animals look well taken care of. They have the typical little train that rides through but even cooler is that that have.....  more »

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