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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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  • Very nice Zoo, all the animals look very happy and healthy. The staff we talked to were very knowledgeable and happy to answer any questions. Several different species here so something for everyone.  more »
  • It was a hot Alabama morning but we still enjoyed the zoo immensely as it has been nicely planned with a lot of tree/plant coverage along the walks for shading. By and large they have decent...  more »

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