Rio Grande Zoological Park

Interesting
Sixty acres of riverside cottonwood bosque are home to more than 1,000 animals of various species. Especially strong in regional fauna, the zoo includes a New Mexico prairie ecosystem; under construction is a habitat for Endangered Species of the Southwest. Other highlights include a Tropical American rain forest, underwater viewing areas on polar bears and sea lions and Adventure Africa, a walking safari park.

Useful information

Adresse : 

903 10th St. SW

Phone:

+1 505-764-6200

Price:

20 $ (-12 years old 6 $)

Opening hours

9am-5pm - 1 Jan, Thanksgiving, 25 Dec

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