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Attractions

Animal Encounters

ANIMAL ENCOUNTERS: FRONT STREET STAGE

10:30 a.m. daily at Front Street Stage

Take 10 minutes out of your day to see one of our amazing animal ambassadors.

 

ANIMAL ENCOUNTERS: AFRICA ROCKS

11 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. daily near Rocks Box

Meet an animal ambassador up close at Africa Rocks, near Rocks Box.

KEEPER TALK: POLAR BEARS

11: a.m. daily at Northern Frontier

Find out more about these remarkable animals.

KEEPER TALK: LEMURS

Noon daily at Africa Rocks

Learn more about the lemurs of Africa Rocks.

 

KEEPER TALK: BABOONS

12:30 p.m. daily at Africa Rocks

Find out more about Africa Rocks' amazing group of hamadryas baboons. 

 

KEEPER TALK: MEERKATS

12:30 p.m. daily at Map Locator #10

Meet our remarkable meerkats, and learn more about them.

 

KEEPER TALK: HORSE, BURRO, OR CAMEL

1:30 p.m. daily at Elephant Odyssey

Learn more about horses, burros, and camels.

KEEPER TALK: GIRAFFES

3:30 p.m. daily at Urban Jungle

Discover more about those amazing giraffes.

 

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