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The Phoenix Zoo is one of the largest non-profit zoos in the country and is the only zoo accredited by the Association of Zoos & Aquariums in the Valley.
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One of worlds largest non profit zoos. 400 species including many threatened/endangered species. 455 N Galvin Parkway. 6.5 mi from Scotty
The Phoenix Zoo opened in 1962 and is the largest privately owned, non-profit zoo in the United States. Located in Phoenix, Arizona, the zoo was founded by Robert Maytag, a member of the Maytag family, and operates on 125 acres of land in the Papago Park area of Phoenix. It has been designated as a…
If you are here anytime from Thanksgiving to Mid January, check them out at night. They have the most spectacular Zoo Lights.
The Phoenix Zoo, one of the nation’s largest non-profit zoological parks, is home to more than 1,300 animals, including 200 endangered or threatened birds, mammals, and reptiles from around the world.
As a former multi-year member of the world renowned San Diego Zoo, I’m a bit of a zoo snob. Thankfully, the Phoenix Zoo is truly one of the best zoos I’ve ever visited. In fact, it’s the largest non-profit, privately owned zoo in the U.S. Most animal exhibits are large and lush, and the focus is on…
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